Significant Milestones for the Westabout Campaign

It's been a very busy few weeks for us, but with another couple of significant milestones passed in the Westabout campaign; we've managed to get the boat coded by the MCA so we can do charter work and finally put something back in the pot as opposed to taking it out, and we've already done [...]

By | August 24th, 2015|bluQube, Dean and Reddyhoff, Volvo 70, Westabout|1 Comment

Steve White Launches His “Westabout” Campaign

Finally I have something I am keen to shout about! We have managed to buy a Volvo 70 for the Westabout, which is a real result. It has been a very long hard road to get to this point, but like most good things in life, you have to fight for them, and if [...]

By | June 23rd, 2015|Volvo 70, Westabout|0 Comments

New Look

Welcome to our new look website and logo. It was time for a change. We know things seem to have been quiet for a while here at White Ocean Racing, but the cogs have been rumbling away in the background. We still have the Vendee Globe 2016 firmly in our sights, and fully intend to [...]

By | July 30th, 2014|Vendee Globe, Westabout|0 Comments

THE NEXT CHAPTER

What an interesting time we are having. Our trusty and well loved Open 60 'Toe in the water’ has finally been sold. It is quite a mixed time for us - rather sad at the thought of our trusty boat going to pastures new, especially after she looked after Steve so well during the 2008/09 [...]

SOLO WESTABOUT CHALLENGE

Next winter Steve White will take on the toughest challenge in sailing when he attempts to break the Solo Non-Stop Round the World record sailing Westabout “the wrong way round”, against the prevailing winds and currents. Steve White takes on the ‘Impossible Voyage’, sailing a Volvo Open 70, considered to be a “handful” for its [...]

By | July 16th, 2010|Volvo 70, Westabout|0 Comments