A little catch up!

Hello Everyone,  I appreciate its been a while since we had a good old update…   Since I last updated you all, things have been moving in very positive directions for all parts of this big crazy dream of mine, and much yachting has occurred, which is always a good thing to me!!  The last…

Celebrating us women!

So it’s International Womens Day, a time to celebrate women and push for equality and parity between the genders, and this year the hashtag is #PressforProgress. Sailing, as many other sports, is male dominated at the most competitive levels. As a woman who has competed in this arena it adds extra pressure to the life…

Four investments I had to make…

When I hear the word investments, I immediately think money and start sweating… No Dad, put down the mobile, its not an “emergency credit card situation”, don’t panic! I am not talking about the kind of investments where you risk your hard earned cash in the hopes of making making thousands of pounds… I am…

Breaking down my own barriers…

Okay, so unless you’ve been living under a rock for the last few months, you really can’t have missed the fact that I have set myself the aim to compete in the Vendee Globe in 2020. That’s the dream… It is written on my wall, it’s been embedded in my brain, on my mind since…

Holiday reading…

Christmas and New Year are one of those fab times that you get to snuggle down on the sofa by the fire, and demolish a load of books- plus normally in my case I get bought nothing but books! This year I’ve managed to get through a couple of old favourites as well as discovering…