Keith White’s World Challenge 2015

Disabled yachtsman sailing single-handed around the world.

Keith White Disabled Yachtsman World Challenge Map


In 2015, disabled yachtsman Keith White will sail single handed around the world. With only the use of one arm, this will be the biggest challenge of his life. For 10 months, Keith will sail alone and isolated against the extremes of the environment and to the limit of his own mental and physical capability.


Recent Posts

  • keith-white-boat-radio-AUDIOBOOM

The Wheelhouse – Keith White sails single-handed. Literally.

August 16th, 2016|0 Comments

One of Mike’s favourite interviews from 25 years of making radio programmes. Keith White is more than merely an inspirational character, he is an unstoppable force. Don’t let his mild, rather laconic manner fool you, he is as tough a human being as you’ll ever hear talking. In this interview Keith recounts how he gained […]

  • Keith White Cayman Islands2

Keith White is Homeward Bound

April 25th, 2016|4 Comments

It’s been amazing few months in the Caribbean. I’ve made lots of new friends and been reacquainted with some old friends too. My time in St Maarten and the Cayman Islands has given me time to do a refit on the boat, thanks to a lot of support I’ve had out here. It’s also been […]

  • Disabled Yachtsman Keith White

Disabled Yachtsman Keith White Ends His Journey In Saint Maarten

January 10th, 2016|12 Comments

At about 11pm GMT on the 9 Jan 2016, Keith White arrived safely in Saint Maarten to end his World Challenge attempt to sail single-handed non-stop around the world. He was welcomed by friends and about 200 people at the quay side. After steering by hand for hundreds of miles he’s obviously tired and a […]

“The peace and tranquillity of the ocean, the starry night skies and the magnitude of glory in the dramatic sunsets, all conspire to make you really appreciate that its those simple things in life that boost contentment and happiness.”

Sponsors & Supporters