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Lizzy racks up the miles on her 1000nm qualifier!

19th May, 2014

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May 13 – 1000nm Qualifier. Lizzy left Lorient, France, at lunchtime on May 13th, setting out in her Mini 6. 50 (23 ft!) to complete a 1000 nm solo, non-stop qualification passage. Once she returns to Lorient later this week, she will have fulfilled all the qualification requirements for t ...

UK Solent 6.50 Race to La Trinité

3rd May, 2014

Hudson Wight 633 starting the UK Solent 6.50 Race to La Trinité

At 1400 BST today, Saturday 3rd May, British offshore solo sailor Lizzy Foreman (@lizzytwigs) started a Mini Transat Qualifier race from Hamble to La Trinité sur Mer, as part of a small fleet of two solo and three double-handed entries competing in a 310nm race across to La Trinité i ...

Start of the UK Solent 6.50

3rd May, 2014

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The UK Solent 6. 50 race from Hamble to Lorient starts today at 14. 00. For Live Tracking go to: http://yb. tl/solent6502014. Additional information concerning the race can be found on www. mini650. co. uk. For regular tweets the Class will use #solent60 and the Facebook event page is: www. f ...

Branded sails...looking great!

24th Apr, 2014

Lizzy Foreman’s Mini Transat campaign just upped a gear last week as she officially launched her Mini campaign on the Isle of Wight with fully branded Solo Sails and hull by Grapefruit Graphics under the name of Hudson Wight, her title sponsor.  . http://www. solosails. com/lizzy-foreman ...

GLL Sport Foundation have awarded Lizzy a 2014/15 Achievement award

17th Apr, 2014

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The Westminster Champions of the Future Programme / GLL Sport Foundation have awarded Lizzy a 2014/15 Achievement award, following her support from GLL in 2013/14.  . The GLL Sport Foundation is one of the leading independent supporters of young sporting talent in the UK; having curr ...