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Geoff Holt

Sailor plans to sail 27,000 miles around the globe

Peter Dredge with his son Simon

Dredge powers on

Ben Ainslie

‘I helped Lewis Hamilton - now I want to help Sir Ben’

Sam Goodchild celebrates completing the Solitaire du Figaro

Cowes on the map

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Young sailor wins community gong

McMillan gets closer to Extreme Sailing Series trophy

McMillan gets closer to Extreme Sailing Series trophy

Sir Ben Ainslie denies cup base 'bribe' claims

Sir Ben Ainslie denies cup base 'bribe' claims

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World champion needs licence to race

World champion needs licence to race

Amy Willerton poses for photographs as part of the Clipper Round the World Race with Robin Knox-Johnston Chairman of the Clipper Race. (46579136)

Model Amy Willerton has transatlantic challenge with Sir Robin Knox-Johnston

The Land Rover BAR team skipper Sir Ben Ainslie

Ainslie hoping to learn from other failures in world cups

November 19, 2014. Leg 2 onboard Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing. (46622921)

Sailors aiming for top award

Ainslie hopes to learn from England's misery

Ainslie hopes to learn from England's misery

GB sailor Ed Wright, a member of the winning team, tees off. Individual winner Charlie Cumbley (far left) looks on

Sailors show off their golf skills at event in aid of John Merricks Trust

Teacher visit for Olympic legend brings memories of prediction flooding back

Teacher visit for Olympic legend brings memories of prediction flooding back

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Sunseeker reveals 70 per cent rise in orders

Sunseeker reveals 70 per cent rise in orders

Wetwheels returns to Southampton Boat Show to make sailing accessible to all

Wetwheels returns to Southampton Boat Show to make sailing accessible to all

NICK THOMPSON

Hampshire sailor called up for Rio 2016

Hampshire sailors set off on epic Clipper Race adventure

Hampshire sailors set off on epic Clipper Race adventure

Sir Ben Ainslie

Sir Ben Ainslie's British team lose overall series lead in America's Cup qualifiers in Sweden

Rachel Adams 2.8.15 WetWheels purpose-built boat for disabled children at Royal Southern Yacht Club. Pictured on board are Geoff Holt MBE and Dick Long. (33906662)

You did it! £70k raised to build boat for disabled

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Ainslie: 'people would have got hurt and injured' if America's Cup racing went ahead

Ainslie: 'people would have got hurt and injured' if America's Cup racing went ahead

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Britain's America's Cup quest on track after BAR victory

Britain's America's Cup quest on track after BAR victory

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America's Cup racing abandoned due to "extreme weather"

America's Cup racing abandoned due to "extreme weather"

Poor weather forces change in America's Cup race times

Poor weather forces change in America's Cup race times

BAR in action

Ainslie holds slender lead in America's Cup World Series

In profile: The America's Cup teams

In profile: The America's Cup teams

Timeline: Britain's America's Cup disappointments

Timeline: Britain's America's Cup disappointments

Ainslie on America's Cup quest: "We've come a long way, but we've still got a long way to go"

Ainslie on America's Cup quest: "We've come a long way, but we've still got a long way to go"

Royal Marines transport the America's Cup into Hampshire

Royal Marines transport the America's Cup into Hampshire

Iain Percy expects BAR to be "very strong" at the America's Cup World Series

Iain Percy expects BAR to be "very strong" at the America's Cup World Series

Ainslie's America's Cup quest begins

Ainslie's America's Cup quest begins

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Ainslie's skills will be all too familiar to rivals

Ainslie's skills will be all too familiar to rivals

Hampshire braces for historical return of the America's Cup

Hampshire braces for historical return of the America's Cup

Walker in bullish mood in quest for Volvo Ocean Race silverware double

Walker in bullish mood in quest for Volvo Ocean Race silverware double

Thousands descend on Isle of Wight for Round the Island Race

Thousands descend on Isle of Wight for Round the Island Race

Martin Whitmarsh (left) celebrates with Lewis Hamilton during his Formula One days with McLaren

Hampshire's Whitmarsh: 'honoured and humbled' to be part of Britain's America's Cup challenge

The BAR team outside of their new HQ

Sir Ben Ainslie takes next step in America's Cup quest

Tired: Ian Walker holds his trophy at the end of the Volvo Ocean Race

Volvo Ocean Race champion Ian Walker: "my kids want their daddy back"

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Hampshire's Ian Walker fulfills dream after officially being crowned Volvo Ocean Race champion

Hampshire's Ian Walker fulfills dream after officially being crowned Volvo Ocean Race champion

Walker has to remain patient as Volvo Ocean Race takes a pit-stop

Walker has to remain patient as Volvo Ocean Race takes a pit-stop

Hampshire's Volvo Ocean Race sailors Channel their energy

Hampshire's Volvo Ocean Race sailors Channel their energy

Williams claims back-to-back Royal Southern Match Cup victories

Williams claims back-to-back Royal Southern Match Cup victories

Battle for podium places hots-up on Volvo Ocean Race

Battle for podium places hots-up on Volvo Ocean Race

Sam Davies.

Skip’s joy at historic triumph

Southampton yachting skipper Ian Walker

Hampshire sailor makes history by becoming first UK skipper to win round world race

Hampshire sailors record 'huge' Volvo Ocean Race victory

Hampshire sailors record 'huge' Volvo Ocean Race victory

Hamphshire's Davies leads the way in Volvo Ocean Race

Hampshire's Davies leads the way in Volvo Ocean Race

Ian Walker

Walker hopes dealt blow

Team SCA hanging in there on Volvo Ocean Race

Team SCA hanging in there on Volvo Ocean Race

Walker struts to the summit of Volvo Ocean Race rankings

Walker struts to the summit of Volvo Ocean Race rankings

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