When Maiden crossed the finish line of the 1989/90 Whitbread Round the World Race she sailed into the record books carrying the first all-female crew to ever sail around the world. They had silenced their critics winning two legs and coming second overall; the best result for a British boat since 1977.
Maiden will raising funds for The Maiden Factor Foundation by asking for minimum donations from guests on the two-year world tour.
Maiden will be taking Mile-builders on the two-year world tour giving places to young women who will benefit from sailing ocean miles.
There will be opportunities on Maiden’s two-year world tour for female crew to join different legs.