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A podcast about the international yacht racing scene featuring exclusive interviews with the sport's top sailors and influencers. Hosted by British sailing journalist Justin Chisholm – editor of the Yacht Racing Life website.

The Yacht Racing Podcast The Yacht Racing Podcast

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A podcast about the international yacht racing scene featuring exclusive interviews with the sport's top sailors and influencers. Hosted by British sailing journalist Justin Chisholm – editor of the Yacht Racing Life website.

Listen on Apple Podcasts
Requires subscription and macOS 11.4 or higher

    Hannah Mills

    Hannah Mills

    Justin Chisholm’s guest this time is British Olympic medallist and SailGP competitor Hannah Mills.

    Hannah won silver in the women’s 470 class at the London 2012 Olympics and followed that victory up with back to back gold medals at the Rio 2016 and Tokyo 2020 games – making her the most successful female Olympic sailor of all time.

    She called time on her Olympic campaigning after the last Games, but was snapped up by Sir Ben Ainslie’s Great Britain SailGP Team where she has raced in the strategist role on the British F50 foiling catamaran, as well as spearheading the team’s initiatives around the SailGP Women’s Pathway Programme and indulging her passion for sustainability with the the team’s Protect Our Future climate education platform recently launched with its Charity partner, 1851 Trust.

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    Promo – Rosalin Kuiper

    Promo – Rosalin Kuiper

    This is a short promo trailer for the latest episode of The Yacht Racing Podcast featuring an interview with the young Dutch offshore sailor Rosalin Kuiper who was recently announced as a member of Boris Herrmann’s Team Malizia IMOCA 60 crew for the upcoming edition of The Ocean Race which sets off around the world in January 2023.

    Whilst her name might not be immediately familiar to everyone Rosie has a fantastic back story. While lots of people dream of becoming a professional sailor and racing around the world Rosie came up with a plan and then went out on her own into the world and made it happen.

    Here are a few excerpts from our hour long interview to whet your appetite and if you want to hear the full episode you can subscribe on Apple Podcasts or on Spotify.

    • 6 min
    Rosalin Kuiper

    Rosalin Kuiper

    Justin Chisholm’s guest is Dutch offshore sailor Rosalin Kuiper who has just been announced as a member of Boris Herrmann’s Team Malizia IMOCA 60 crew for the upcoming edition of The Ocean Race which sets off around the world in January 2023.

    As you will hear in the interview the young Dutch sailor has a fantastic back story. Whereas lots of people just dream of being a professional sailor and racing around the world Rosie came up with a plan and went out on her own into the world and made it happen.

    Promo – Freddie Carr

    Promo – Freddie Carr

    This is a short promo trailer for the latest episode of The Yacht Racing Podcast which features an interview with British serial America’s Cup competitor Freddie Carr.

    Our wide ranging conversation spanned Freddie’s illustrious career in the America’s Cup, his thoughts on SailGP, plus a discussion on the relative merits of cycling versus grinding in the next AC – and much more besides.

    The following snippets from our chat will give you a feel for what we discussed – and if you want to listen to the full episode you can find it on Apple Podcasts and on Spotify.

    • 6 min
    Freddie Carr

    Freddie Carr

    Justin Chisholm’s guest is British yachtsman Freddie Carr a five time veteran of the America’s Cup who has recently signed on for his sixth campaign to win yachting’s oldest and most prestigious trophy.

    Aside from his racing skills Freddie has also carved out a sailing media career for himself and is well known to high-performance sailing fans for his role as a mainstay of the SailGP commentary team.

    The interview turned into a wide ranging discussion that spanned Freddie’s illustrious career in the America’s Cup, his thoughts on SailGP, as well as a debate over the relative merits of cycling versus grinding in the next America’s Cup – and much more besides.

    Promo – Morgan Reeser

    Promo – Morgan Reeser

    This is a short promo trailer for the latest episode of The Yacht Racing Podcast which features an interview with US Olympic silver medalist and renowned performance coach Morgan Reeser.

    After winning a silver medal in the 470 class at the 1992 Olympics in Barcelona sailing with the legendary Kevin Burnham, Reeser has since coached two 470 crews to Olympic medal success and established himself as a sought after performance coach across a range of classes from small one-design keelboats to TP52s
    Always with plenty of great stories from his long career in yachting Reeser is always an interesting interview.

    This promo episode includes a selection of excerpts from the main episode to whet your appetite. If you would like to listen to the interview in full then search for The Yacht Racing Podcast on Apple Podcasts and Spotify.

    • 6 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
19 Ratings

19 Ratings

Domic57 ,

Great interviews and guests

Justin asks the questions we’d like to ask his guests ourselves.

Having Conrad Coleman onboard for the Vendee was a great choice.

GBR4369 ,

Great podcasts

I have enjoyed all of JC’s podcasts, he asks great questions and interviews the best in the industry.

emmitasmith ,

Original, engaging content

Really enjoyable - Content is rich and interesting, one of my favorite podcasts I subscribe to!

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