Your friends are fundraising. Don't miss out, opt in.

129 %
£970.00
raised of £750 target
by 30 supporters
Donate
Alison Millman avatar
Alison Millman

GIRLS FOR SAIL Hot Stuff's Rolex Fastnet Race 2015 page

Racing in the prestigious Fastnet Yacht Race for The Eve Appeal because It is one of the ultimate challenges for yachtsmen

129 %
£970.00
raised of £750 target
by 30 supporters
Donate
  • Team members: The crew will be up to 10 women and will include: Sophie O'Neill (skipper) Carol Eccles 1st mate, Caroline Emmott, Jemma Ingham, Kate Stoddardv Jo Bayles, Anke Ludewig and Ellen Catherall
  • Event: Rolex Fastnet Race 2015, 16 Aug 2015
  • Team: Hot Stuff

The Eve Appeal

We fund research into gynaecological cancer to save women's lives.

Charity Registration No. 1091708

Story

The  Rolex Fastnet race is not for the faint hearted. It is 608 miles of potentially gruelling offshore racing. All of the crews are required to undergo stringent training and proof of offshore racing to ensure the safety of the event. An all female crew is unusual because of the physical demands of the race.  The crew of Hot Stuff are thrilled to be mounting an all female campaign on a level playing field with the men.

So, Sophie O'Neill, Carol Eccles, Ali Millman, Kate Stoddard, Caroline Emmott, Jemma Ingham,Anke Ludewig, Jo Bayles and Ellen Catherall are off around the rock and would love to know that we can race hard and support a good cause at the same time.

The Eve Appeal is a charity funding awareness and research into women' cancers. This is a charity that was strongly supported by a vibrant woman called Michelle Frost. Michelle died last summer aged 27 from a woman's cancer , and used the short time she  had to promote the message and fundraising of this charity. Her family continue to raise funds for The Eve Appeal and we would be delighted if this all female campaign could benefit the charity in any way possible.

Thanks for taking the time to visit my JustGiving page.

Donating through JustGiving is simple, fast and totally secure. Your details are safe with JustGiving – they’ll never sell them on or send unwanted emails. Once you donate, they’ll send your money directly to the charity. So it’s the most efficient way to donate – saving time and cutting costs for the charity.

Photos

2

Supporters

30
Donate

Fundraising team