Barcelona World Race initiative offers key skills to a truly global audience… for free
News DEC 19, 2014

Barcelona World Race initiative offers key skills to a truly global audience… for free

When it comes to the practicalities of learning skills and topics which really interest leisure and racing sailors, finding up to date and practical educational courses and study material is nearly impossible. Yes, there are countless articles on diesel engines, parking your boat, chart work and navigation, but there are precious few opportunities to learn a full further education standard course on sailing meteorology, food and nutrition for ocean racing, medicine and first aid, sleep management, all for free.

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Skippers Heal Thyself
News DEC 17, 2014

Skippers Heal Thyself

For the skippers of the Barcelona World Race a full and intense Wednesday was spent learning the Medical Course at Barcelona’s Quiron Teknon Hospital. The course was delivered by the centre’s Dr. Bethlehem Gualis who is the Medical Director of the Barcelona World Race. 

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