Inspirational Women

CAN is the most important part of CAN’T

Tracy Edwards

Tracy Edwards

Tracy Edwards MBE Tracy has generously agreed to be an Ambassador for Girls Go Sailing. It is partly due to Pippa’s admiration for Tracy’s achievements that she herself is the sailor she is today!...

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Krystyna Chojnowska-Liskiewicz

Krystyna Chojnowska-Liskiewicz

1975 was declared as the International Women's Year by the United Nations. The Polish Sailing Association decided to mark this by selecting a women to sail solo around the world. After winning the...

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Sydney to Hobart Race Women

Sydney to Hobart Race Women

Any women who steps up to compete alongside the men in the Rolex Sydney to Hobart Race has to be considered an inspiration to all women sailors.We were delighted to discover just how many of them...

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Jessica Watson

Jessica Watson

Jessica Watson (OAM) navigated some of the world’s most remote oceans and survived seven knockdowns and 210 days alone at sea to become the youngest person to sail solo, nonstop around the world,...

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Emily Penn

Emily Penn

Emily's organisation eXXpedition is a series of pioneering all-female sailing voyages to raise awareness of, and solutions for, the devastating environmental and health impacts of single-use plastic...

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Jeanne Socrates

Jeanne Socrates

Jeanne Socrates is 77 years old and has just completed her solo, non-stop, unassisted round the world navigation  finishing in Victoria, British Columbia. This was her second successful attempt to...

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