Speakers Supper Featuring Geoff Holt
October 6 @ 18:00 - 22:00
This event WILL sell out! – More details coming soon
We are delighted to kick off our Speakers Supper series by welcoming Yachtsman, Ambassador & Motivational Speaker, Geoff Holt to Gins.
Geoff was paralysed in a swimming accident in 1984 and uses a wheelchair. In 1995 he became the inaugural Chairman of RYA Sailability. In 2007 he became the first severely disabled person to sail single-handed around Great Britain. In 2009 he sailed across the Atlantic Ocean unassisted. He was awarded an MBE for “Services to Disabled Sailing” in 2010 and named ‘Yachtsman of the Year’ shortly after. He was made a Deputy Lieutenant of Hampshire in 2012. He is a Council member of the RNLI. He is patron and ambassador for several charities for people with disabilities.
- October 6
18:00 - 22:00
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