Monthly Archive: July 2015

Jul 24

MT2015: The race before the race….


The final list for the 2015 Mini Transat was published this afternoon and yes my name was on it. So officially now I am entered and have my place on the start line. In total there are 74 skippers entered all of whom have gone through the tough qualification requirements  – 1000nm solo non-stop qualification …

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Jul 19

The waiting game….


Today the 19th of July is a very important day for mini skippers. Not only does it mark 2 months to the start of the Mini Transat but the last day to enter. I sent another entry form last week, which arrived in Douarnenez on Friday. The entry list on the Transat website was updated …

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Jul 07

2015 Mini Transat: Fully Qualified but Excluded (French version below)


The Mini Transat is not just my dream……it is my life. Losing my boat and nearly my life whilst undertow from an official support boat during the 2013 Mini Transat was the toughest thing I have ever faced. That said it did not dampen my determination to reach my goal. So in March 2014 I …

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