Can Sailing Be Promoted As an environmentally Friendly Sport? Was debated by a panel of experts chaired by Andrew Pindar OBE, Board Director of EARTH WATCH and formed by the following members:
Sam Davies, Female Solo Vendee Skipper
Isabelle Jahlan, Head of Sponsorship, Veolia
Dimitri Caudrelier MA, Project Development Director, Quantis
Jo Royle, Skipper, Plastiki Project
Enrico Benco, Founder, Go Sailing For a Change.
The Panel Debate Topics were:
What Initiatives have the Industry taken to be Environmentally Friendly?
Is sailing the ideal platform to promote "green" brands?
How can sailing events promote Environmental Issues?
Case Studies of Successful Environmental Projects?
The World Yacht Racing Forum talked to Andrew Pindar to share his thoughts in preview of the session. To read the interview please click here: