Latest adventures…


43rd Australian Tasar National Championships – Launching Timelapse

The view of 61 Tasars launching for day 1 of our 43rd National Championship at the Townsville Sailing Club. 45 minutes of footage squeezed into less than three minutes. Shot on the GoPro Hero+ from the verandah of where I am staying. We were the first boat out. Check out the incoming tide! Amazing!

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Kitefoiling Gold Cup 2015 – Townsville – Nico & Ricky

While I am in Townsville for the 43rd Tasar Nationals, was great to chat with Nico Parlier and Ricky Leccese on the upcoming Kitefoiling Gold Cup stage, as well as the basics. Nico is currently tied for the tour lead, and won last year’s final stage here in Townsville. Will he be on top at […]

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Bart’s Bash 2015

A few catch ups with sailors in Sydney; Optis, the YNSW Laser Squad and a couple of Moth ring ins before the Bart’s Bash event from Woollahra Sailing Club. You can donate any day, just not on 21 September at to help encourage young people in our amazing sport, and to remember Andrew Simpson. […]


Highlights show from 12 weeks in Europe!

The first Adventures of a Sailor Girl radio show for some time, packed with action from the Sailor Girl’s twelve week stint in Europe. Listen below to the show on Mixcloud (streaming with music), or via the Sailor Girl App (stream or Podcast). The Show Line Up – Sailing News in 60 seconds-ish (1:05) – Ian […]


And then there were 12…

So… here I am back at London Heathrow Airport, awaiting departure after 12 weeks in Europe. 12 weeks… Wow. Some quick stats for the past 12 weeks… more airports, marinas and freeways on the Adventures of a Sailor Girl… 12 events covered (13 media centres) 19 airport visits (8 individual airports) 18 marinas one “million” freeways […]


America’s Cup World Series – Gothenburg – Day 2

The interviews from day 2 of the America’s Cup World Series in Gothenburg! But what went down in the racing? It was a complete mix up on yesterday with local team Artemis Racing coming back from a capsize on the practice race day, and running aground yesterday to take a bullet in race one. Emirates […]


Louis Vuitton America’s Cup World Series – Gothenburg – Day 1

The Sailor Girl was loving being out on the water for day 1, and made it back on shore just in time to chat to five of the six teams today. So how did the racing go down? Two from two for Oracle Team USA on day one of the second America’s Cup World Series in […]

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The “Slownet” and what’s next – Ken Read and Brad Jackson

Brad Jackson in Portsmouth post Fastnet Brad Jackson took some time out of his busy schedule post Fastnet Race to sit down with me and chat about the Rambler 88 program as well as the Volvo Ocean Race, both Team SCA and whether we will see him back in a boat again any time soon! […]


Americas Cup World Series 2015 – Gothenburg – Skippers Press Conference

The press conference with the skippers at the Americas Cup World Series Gothenburg on 28 August 2015. The skippers cover everything from how Artemis Racing found themselves capsized and why Emirates Team NZ pulled out of the racing, to how it is for Ben and Jimmy to be racing against each other and how Softbank […]

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One year until Rio 2016

Congratulations to all of the medallists at the Rio 2016 ISAF Test Event, but also those who didn’t medal, and the mass of support crews and families behind all of the sailors. Olympic sailing is a tough road that is often underrated due to the public perception of our sport, and I have to say […]


Upcoming events in 2015…

  • Annapolis Boat Show
  • AC World Series: Bermuda (TBC)
  • World Match Racing Tour: Bermuda Gold Cup (TBC)
  • METS
  • Extreme Sailing Series: Sydney
  • SOLAS Big Boat Challenge
  • Rolex Sydney Hobart