Tracy Edwards MBE POSTPONED
- Event Start: 13th May 2019, 8:00pm
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Unfortunately this event has had to be postponed, but we hope to be able to reschedule for later in the term
Maiden thirty years later: Did we really make a difference?
Having skippered the first all-female crew in the Whitbread Round the World Yacht Race in 1989, Edwards became the first woman to receive the Yachtsman of the Year Trophy and was awarded an MBE for this feat. Edwards worked as a Project Manager for the Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre in its International Youth Advisory Conference. She is currently a patron of, fundraises for, and supports the education of girls and young women around the world