GBR1 Team Wins 2018 Blind Match Racing

A team of three blind as well as visually-impaired sailors hailing from the UK have won the 2018 Blind Match Racing World Championship. The Blind Match Racing Worlds (BMRW) is the event that was hosted by the Royal Northern & Clyde Yacht Club for the first time in the UK. And the competition was won by Sharon Grennan, the sailor from Great Britain. She is completely blind sailor, and her crew was also visually-impaired. The crew members were Lucy Hodges MBE and Liam Cattermole.

GBR1 team of Grennan raced a total of 13 races for more than five days, and although the race, the team remained undefeated. They were doing the competitive racing on the Clyde. Continue reading GBR1 Team Wins 2018 Blind Match Racing