At 10am on June 7th 2015 I windsurfed past Clacton Pier on the start of my bid to become the first person to windsurf around Britain without an on-water support team. 98 days later I completed the voyage.

It was a life changing experience and the foundation for longer journeys. For posterity, the website remains!


  • Pancreatic cancer research
  • Education in Tanzania

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Long Standing Ambition

Long Standing Ambition - the book of the Round Britain adventure is


Full track of Round Britain windsurf.

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Expedition sponsors

Tushingham, Viking Renewable, Gul, YB Tracking, Olympus, Standard Horizon, Aquapac, ACR Electronics, Mobile Solar Chargers, Cascade Designs, Vibram Fivefingers, Direct Storage Aquafax, Universal Display


How did the gear perform?

A quick post-expedition round-up that explains how my gear stood up to all this unfairly rough treatment.

Gear Review