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Jolie Brise at full sail

For decades, Jolie Brise has been sailed and maintained by pupils from Dauntsey's School. Clare McComb finds out about their most recent passage - 10,000 miles across the Atlantic and

A sailor in the Pacific

With no inboard engine and a dead outboard, Josh Ghyselincks 
discovers the joys of cruising across the Pacific under sail alone

Dr Roger Chisholm dressed in red with a dark hat and sunglasses helming a boat

Facing shipwreck on a lee shore didn’t put him off sailing, but then having only one limb of four working didn’t put this MS sufferer
 off climbing. Dick Durham meets…