In place of any wild downwind footage from the past couple of weeks , as there hasn’t been any wild downwind sailing, here are some clips put together from a 24 hour solo training session in December. Me and Simon Hiscocks set out by ourselves one evening to try and get more of a feel for what it was like to sail, sleep, cook etc all alone whilst racing another boat. What we planned as a gentle cruise in light winds ended up as a more of a savage match race foam up!
- Nick is currently working towards racing in his fifth Solitaire du Figaro this summer.
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