Monthly Archives: July 2011

Eeeek

I join the boat tomorrow and am frantically packing.  I’m feeling a bit at 6’s and 7’s and would be lost without Ali, who has come over to help me pack and stop me changing my mind about racing round … Continue reading

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Prep Week

Here’s a little taste of what’s going on pre race.  We are working through endless lists to get the boat ready for the start and attending training courses to ensure we know what we are doing for our extra roles.  … Continue reading

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Rotary Ambassador

Here’s a little bit of blurb from the Official Clipper website.  I have just copied it straight in. Rotary Aquaspeed announces Brand Ambassadors for Clipper 11-12 Race – 19 July 2011 The Rotary Aquaspeed brand is delighted to announce that … Continue reading

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Mars are Marvellous

I do work for one of the best companies in the world and I just wanted to say a huge thank you to everyone in Mars who has supported me and Cancer Research in the Clipper race. Not only have Mars granted … Continue reading

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Reality Hits…

Level 4 was the first time that actually sailing round the world seemed quite real.  I spent the week with some of the people who will actually be the crew on the Edinburgh boat along with Gordon our skipper.  The … Continue reading

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Arghhh, How hard can it be?

I thought I was trying to achieve something quite simple.  Lets see if you get it, I bet you do… I have a company mobile phone.  Our company contract is with Orange.  I need to set up my own mobile … Continue reading

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Look what we’ve done so far…

When I set up my Just Giving page for Cancer Research I had no idea how much I would be excited and motivated by it.  I really wanted to do something to remember my Mum and to use the race … Continue reading

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