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An interesting viewpoint


New member
17 Jan 2004
On a sandbank......
Good to see it gives support for long distance single-handed sailing, slightly worrying to think that there is even consideration being given to stopping it!

It would have been nice to spell Ellen MacArthur's name correctly! /forums/images/graemlins/wink.gif


New member
28 Oct 2005
Two mentioned who object to single handed racing...this 'rains on their parade'
The view of high authority outside the world of sailing would seem to endorse
the proposed ISAF policy: Francis Chichester, Alex Rose, Robin Knox-
Johnson, Chay Blyth were all knighted, and Naomi James was made a Dame
by the HM Queen Elizabeth following single-handed trans-oceanic voyages.

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