The Maiden/Jordan partnership resumes!

Anyone who remembers Maiden the first time round will know that the only reason Maiden got to the start line was because of the support of His Majesty King Hussein I of Jordan through the flagship airline of Jordan – Royal Jordanian Airlines.  Hence the distinctive and beautiful grey colour of the hull with the red and gold lines. We have now partnered with Jordan again and this is our way of saying thank you to His Majesty and to

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Jordan Tourism Board announces new partnership with Tracy Edwards MBE and her yacht Maiden

    Initially conceived 30 years ago, The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan has renewed its partnership with round-the-world yachtswoman Tracy Edwards and her iconic boat Maiden. In 1990, Edwards made the history books by leading the first all-female crew to the finish line of the Whitbread Round the World Race (now the Volvo Ocean Race) with Maiden as the star of the show proudly displaying the royal crown of the Jordanian family on her sail. In 2017 Maiden will be

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Maiden is ours!

For those of you who have been following my posts you will understand why I am overjoyed today and for those who haven’t – here is why! After the amazing Crowdfunding campaign in 2014 we ready to buy Maiden but less than 24 hours later we had been told that the two largest ‘backers’ had cancelled their Direct Debits just after the campaign closed.  They were anonymous and Crowd Funder could not tell us who they were.  Mischief makers or

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