Maiden is a Global Ambassador for the Empowerment of Girls through Education
April 25, 2019
It’s farewell to Sydney… and see you soon Auckland! With 1275 nautical miles to go, the crew will be sailing for approximately 7 days and sailing into the Viaduct Basin in Auckland, on the morning of Saturday, 4th of May. A big thank-you to all our friends and supporters who came down to wave Maiden […]
April 23, 2019
A big thank-you to everyone who journeyed to Cruising Yacht Club Of Australia tonight to attend Wendy Tuck and the Maiden crew speaking at ‘A Night With The Maiden Factor’! Introduced by Rear Commodore Janey Treleaven, Wendy spoke about The Maiden Factor’s mission, the experiences gained by the crew so far, and then answered questions in an […]
April 21, 2019
n an official ceremony today, Maiden and the crew received an inspiring welcome to Sydney by Yvonne Weldon, an Aboriginal custodian of the land from the Metropolitan Local Aboriginal Land Council.
April 20, 2019
Maiden has arrived in Sydney! After leaving Fremantle on the 7th April, 2140 nautical miles later, Maiden has just been welcomed into the next stopover on the World Tour, at Cruising Yacht Club Of Australia at 8PM (AEST, UTC+10). Maiden was escorted in by two magnificent yachts, Argo and Wild Thing, with friends and family […]
"We have been pleasantly surprised by how delightful not-upwind sailing is (after 12 days of intense upwind action before arriving to Fremantle) and are grateful to be steaming along in the right direction with just over 900 nautical miles to go!"