We finished the Normandy Channel Race almost 2 weeks ago now and the next event starts in just a few days time. So what does a sailor do between events you might ask yourself? Top on the priority list is not always getting the boat ready for the next event. Normally us sailors like [...]
We were in the leading pack of a 1000 mile race in one of the oldest boats in the fleet and you get the most horrific kite wrap. My new coskipper, Pip Hare, who is an RYA coach and completed the mini Transat last year and I took 2 and half hours to get [...]
I did an interview with Stephen Kirker on SAFM before the start of the Normandy Channel Race. This was broad cast on Saturday the 6th April. Click on the following link to listen if you missed it: KEEPSS-PHILLIPPA HUTTON-SQUIRE SAFM – NCR 3013
Info courtesy normandy-race.com.
South African round the world sailor Phillippa Hutton-Squire has confirmed her entry and announced her co-skipper for this year’s Normandy Channel Race.
Cape Crisp reaches the cover page of the Ouest France
All of the Normandy Channel Race Skippers in the paper!!
Phesheya-Racing gets a few pictures in the Ouest France Newspaper
Report by Pip Hare Time is tight for our newly formed crew on Phesheya Racing and so Phillippa and I made the most of every hour this weekend to get some form of training under our behind us before it all gets a bit serious on the start line for the Normandy Channel Race, later [...]
Round the World Sailor Phillippa Hutton-Squire has confirmed her entry and announced her co-skipper for this year’s Normandy Channel Race. Phillippa placed 3rd in last year’s Global Ocean Race will be campaigning her Class 40 (Akilara 1), Phesheya Racing this year in several events and has chosen to kick off the season with British mini [...]