Sailors with disABILITIES

Dreamed of Sailing the Sydney to Hobart?

Dreamed of sailing in the Sydney to Hobart?

Sailors with disABILITIES participates in the Sydney Hobart yacht race each year with a combined crew of people with disability and able-bodied crew members.

SWD's participation is about creating optimism and inspiring all people with disability to focus on what they can do, rather than what they can't, and to encourage their participation and contribution within society and the community.

SWD is calling for expressions of interest of individuals looking to challenge themselves and their disability. To express your interest send an introduction about yourself to

There will be an induction and training program over the months leading up to the race for those selected to be part of the crew.
Read more about us and our racing history at 


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