Paul Daysh has been a valued member of Hill Head Sailing Club, near Lee on the Solent, for over 30 years. He played a key role in the establishment of a structured training programme and attends every session to supervise and offer guidance, always giving his time generously.
John Claisse, from Petersfield, is the Operations Manager for the Hampshire-based Gwennili Trust. He has devoted an enormous amount of time and energy to this organisation which provides sailing for the mentally and physically disabled community, particularly ex-service men and women. His dedication and generosity have enabled hundreds to enjoy the experience of sailing.
Annie Littlejohn and Amanda Dingwall are both members at the Royal Lymington Yacht Club. Throughout her long sailing career, Annie has set a fine example and shown encouragement to all. She instigated a keelboat racing series, served as both a race and safety officer and also stayed ashore at times to run the office. Annie also supports a local children’s sailing club. For 14 years, Amanda has organised the Royal Lymington’s annual Junior Regatta and worked assiduously to help provide excellent training for over 2,000 children.