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One year on; from 6 metres to 60 foot!

12th Sep, 2016

. One year on…. This time last year I was about to set off for the 4020 nm Mini Transat. Racing across the Atlantic, entirely alone on my tiny boat, was the accumulation of two years of hard work; I am so grateful I was able to make the start with thanks to all my sponsors , especially Hudson ...

Navigation preparation

9th Sep, 2016

In my latest article for All At Sea, I explain the preparation and use of a ‘road book’ during offshore racing. Click here to read online (page 43 of the September issue).

How do you sleep?

14th Jun, 2016

My latest article for All At Sea. ‘’In this series experienced racer Lizzy Foreman takes us on a journey through the lives of racing sailors looking at the often forgotten challenges these men and women face. She begins with sleep, which although essential has to be incredibly carefully ...

The story so far...

4th May, 2016

Dinghy days. At home on the outskirts of London, my Mum had a blue Topper called Sprint. As a 6 year old, I loved to huddle down by the daggerboard case and listen to the water gurgle through the self-bailer. My little sister would fall asleep on the other side and Mum would helm; I’m amazed ...

2015 Mini Transat: mission accomplished!

3rd Dec, 2015

. 2015 Mini Transat: Mission accomplished. It’s hard to believe that I left Lanzarote for the second leg of the Mini Transat almost one month ago, on the 31st October. For the past three months this race has been my life. Spending all my time either alone on my tiny boat, or onshore with ̵ ...