Woo Hoo its Hamilton Island Race Week again, and looking forward to fantastic racing, weather and sportspersonship!
As I was packing to head up to Hammo, I couldn’t help but think about the environmentally friendly initiatives that the fantastic Ocean Race sailors have been promoting alongside 11th Hour Racing.
Into my bag went a keep-cup for my morning caffeine boost and reusable water bottles that I can refill each day for racing. Water on Hamilton Island is totally safe and tested, and bottled water is a waste of plastic and water, and shocking for the environment.
It’s a such a small change to make, but makes a big different to the impact we make on the world around us.
So, all sailors, partners, support crew, deck crew – remember to pack your reusable beverage and food containers so we can all work together to reduce waste at this great event.
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