2018. New Year.

Happy to have closed out 2017, it was a rollercoaster year for me, highs and lows and huge amounts of uncertainty and eventually change... I feel now that 2018 is a chance for a new blank page, to start from where I am now and to see what I can build, where I can grow …

Meetings in Mexico…

I have been in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, for the last week in my role on the Athletes Commission for World Sailing. Which consists of a multitude of very long meetings discussing all sorts of topics of varying usefulness, with about 20% being things that will create some useful change.  But I guess this is the …

Worries

Sometimes my mind just goes around in circles... I guess we all do that to varying degrees. Today, it is the β€˜oh dear what am I doing’, watching everyone I know off all over the world, Japan, China, traveling... Living that exciting life.That was my routine for the last thirteen years, I was always the …

Settling..

It’s an interesting process, renting a house, setting it up, making a β€˜home’, all very grown up things in my eyes - Things I have avoided in my life thus far πŸ™‚ I have been back in NZ now for about three weeks, I have kept it rather hectic, trying to get settled as fast …

August…

Well this is kinda cheating, I mean it is still August... But anyway, there is a bit at the start to catch up on! August started in sunny (not) Gosport, training on Brunel, getting ready for the Round the Island race and the Fastnet. I was in a pretty dark place, the rope burn on …