Satellite Sports Network Words
LOG IN JOIN
 
HOT LINKS: Overview  ·  XS SAILING NEWS  ·  RACING SAILOR HOMEPAGE  ·  SCUTTLEBUTT SAILING NEWS  ·  YACHTPAL MAGAZINE  ·  INTERNATIONAL SAILING FEDERATION  ·  U.S.A. SAILING  ·  SAILING WORLD  ·  COLLEGE SAILING  ·  AMERICAN SAILING ASSOCIATION  ·  SAILING TERMINOLOGY  ·  TYPES OF SAILBOATS  ·  SAILING DESTINATIONS  ·  EXTREME SAILING  ·  OLYMPICS  ·  VOLVO OCEAN RACE
 

A life made by sailing | Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15


As a child with dyslexia Gerd-Jan Poortman was drawn to boats, discovering a way to burn off his excess energy and a passion for the ocean that would consume his life.
Now Gerd-Jan is a professional sailor with Team Brunel, and preparing for one of his greatest challenges..