Since 2009 Joe has undertaken the role of General Manager of the super maxi “Loyal”, this has included 4 Sydney to Hobart Race campaigns. This position combines Joe’s love of sailing and skill in managing and getting the most out of a team.The team has taken out line honours in both 2011 and 2016, breaking the existing record in 2016 completing the race in a time of 1 Day, 13 hours, 31 mins and 20 seconds.

Joe has crewed on numerous yachts in the Sydney to Hobart the first being in 1989 taking out line honours on Alan Bond’s “Drumbeat”