Dee Caffari to lead ‘Turn the Tide on Plastic’ in next Volvo Ocean Race

Dee Caffari will lead ‘Turn the Tide on Plastic’, a youth focused team with a strong sustainability message, in the 2017-2018 Volvo Ocean Race.

Her campaign is backed by the Mirpuri Foundation and Ocean Family Foundation and is dedicated to the issue of ocean health.

Dee, who is a Freeman of the Borough and patron of GAFIRS and St Mary’s Junior Sailing Club, intends to build a multi-national, 50/50 male-female squad with the majority under 30 years of age.