Sailing For Diabetes

Clipper Race
2019-2020

Your illness does not define you. Your strength & courage does.

About Us

Eddie Crane suffers from type 2 diabetic, Eddie believes that his condition should not control his passion for the ocean and love for sailing.

Eddie wishes to empower other diabetics and take the rest of the world on this journey.

The life of a Sailor is; Sail- Sleep- Repeat

EACH CREW MEMBER WILL BE TRAINED; AS AN OCEAN RACER, WORKING AS A TEAM TO BE A SELF SUFFICIENT UNIT CAPABLE OF TAKING CARE OF ANY SITUATION NO MATTER WHAT THE CONDITIONS.

At least forty Percent of the crew members have never Sailed Before.

A CORE ELEMENT OF THE RACE EXPERIENCE IS OUR PIONEERING TRAINING PROGRAMME THAT ENABLES NOVICES AND SKILLED YACHTS – PEOPLE TO TACKLE THE MOST CHALLENGING SITUATION ON THE PLANET.

CREWS AROUND THE WORLD ARE TAKING ON THIS LIFETIME CHALLENGE.

Our Goal
TO ALLOW FOR MAXIMUM EXPOSURE BY ULTIMATELY COMPETING IN AS MANY LEGS AS POSSIBLE.

The Event

EVERYDAY INDIVIDUALS WILL BE SAILING IN THE 19-20 RACE IN THE WORLD’S LONGEST YACHT RACE.