Dee Caffari: Still turning the tide:
When a friend is ill, we run for a cause. We campaign for laws that affect our neighborhoods. It’s not that we were insensitive before, but issues get our attention when they personally impact our lives. For boaters, that issue is the ocean.
In this interview with 2017-18 Volvo Ocean Race skipper Dee Caffari, she talks about ocean health and her plans for the next edition, now called The Ocean Race.
What are your thoughts on the scale of the problem?
The phrase ‘seeing is believing’ is very true and over the last decade I have seen firsthand the increasing plastic pollution in many of the ocean regions I have sailed across. Gathering scientific dat…
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Clipper Race: An eventful 24 hours:
(October 8, 2019; Race 2, Day 23) – The Clipper 2019-20 Round the World Yacht Race has a new leader as Qingdao has taken over from close rival Visit Sanya, China following an interesting and squally 24 hours along the course from Portugal to Uruguay. Full report.
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