Tag: Geoff Holt MBE

Wetwheels Founder to Make Third Visit to Jersey Boat Show

Wetwheels Founder to Make Third Visit to Jersey Boat Show

| April 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

The founder of Wetwheels, Geoff Holt MBE, will return to Jersey for the Barclays Jersey Boat Show for the third year in succession, bringing with him the original Wetwheels fast catamaran to operate alongside the recently-commissioned Wetwheels Jersey to offer joint trips for up to twenty passengers at a time. The Wetwheels fast catamarans are […]

Continue Reading

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 […]

Continue Reading

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 […]

Continue Reading