Star Studded Line-up Introduce Bart's Bash
A international who's who of sailing feature in the new promotional video for the upcoming global sailing event, Bart's Bash. Bart's Bash is a worldwide sailing race and fundraising event happening on Sunday 21 September 2014 that hopes to break the Guinness World Record for the largest sailing race in 24 hours (multiple venues).
The event is being organised by the Andrew Simpson Sailing Foundation, a charity set up in honour of the late popular and talented sailor, Andrew ‘Bart’ Simpson. Simpson died tragically in San Fransisco bay following a training accident in preparation for the America's Cup competition.
The latest promotional video for the race urges sailors of all ages and experience to get involved, with appearances from:
Double Olympic champion for Great Britain, Iain Percy,
Olympic Silver medallist for Team GB, Hannah Mills,
Legendary French yachtsman, Loïck Peyron,
Four time Olympic Gold medallist, Ben Aislie,
Olympic Bronze medallist British windsurfer, Bryony Shaw,
International champion Australian yachtsman, Jimmy Spithill,
Esteemed Italian sailor, Vasco Vascotto,
and many more…
Watch the video below:
Bart's Bash kicks off on 21 September. Click here to find out how to get involved.
Image Credit: Bart's Bash Facebook
Article by Jack Bartrop