Tag: Geoff Holt MBE

Le Tournoi pushes the boat out

Le Tournoi pushes the boat out

| December 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

Disabled and disadvantaged Islanders will be able to enjoy the thrill of powerboating from next year, after the charity Le Tournoi gave the go-ahead for the construction of a new £150,000 fast catamaran for the Island. Wetwheels Jersey is based on the unique service provided by quadriplegic sailor, Geoff Holt MBE from his base on […]

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Geoff Holt takes up Le Tournoi Sailing Challenge

Geoff Holt takes up Le Tournoi Sailing Challenge

| March 29, 2012 | 0 Comments

One of Britain’s best-known and inspirational disabled sailors has agreed to become the patron of the Le Tournoi Sailing Challenge. Geoff Holt MBE is an ex professional yachtsman who was paralysed in a swimming accident in 1984. Rather than abandon his love of the sea, he set about proving that being disabled need not be […]

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