So Clipper Chronicles had a chat with Ngee Ann Polytechnic recently, where they wanted to find out how it all began for one of their alumnus.
Visit Ngee Ann’s Alumni page for the full interview.
What got you interested in Sailing?
It started over a year after O Levels when my scout group had converted to Sea Scouting. At that point I had no clue what sailing was …….(continued)
How did you get involved in this Clipper Race?
I learned of the Clipper Race years ago but circumstances at that point were not in my favour…….(continued)
Tell us more about your preparations for this race.
As I was heading to the UK for the 3 weeks long training, most of the preparations were logistic in nature…….(continued)
When you are not sailing, what do you do?
I have established with the Alzheimer’s Disease Association (ADA) to assist in their public awareness efforts on Dementia. I too hope that this…….(continued)
Clipper 2011-2012 Singapore Yacht at sea