WHITE OCEAN RACING
Steve White is ranked among the world’s greatest long distance solo sailors, with over 200,000 miles under his belt and a successful completion of the 2008/2009 Vendée Globe.
As well as working towards competing in the Vendée Globe, he has his sights set on a record only ever attempted by a handful of people: Sailing solo around the globe the ‘wrong way‘ from east to west against the prevailing winds and currents.
Read Steve’s bio
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Competition to Win a Sailing Experience With Steve White is Extended
We have decided to extend the competition to win a weekend on the boat and other prizes. See the competition page. One of the objects of this exercise is to raise some money for the RNLI, and I think we can do a lot better on that front than we have done so far, so come on, if you haven't entered, do so now please! I think it's a really great prize, and who better to benefit from it, (other [...]
Onwards and Upwards
Onwards and upwards, that's been the theme over the last little while. We've got the boat absolutely fully operational now, we can jump on it and reliably go anywhere (providing we have a crew!), and the only things left on the jobs list are the nicer tasks, like whipping the ends of mooring lines and splicing up nice rope strops, changing a few small blocks for some bigger ones with less friction and so on. Next week we'll get those [...]