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The Brittany’s Cup

World Yacht Racing Forum: Keynote Address

Not surprisingly that they’ve requested I deliver the keynote address in Monaco for the World Yacht Racing Forum, but from the moment I arrived, more people were firing questions about the Global economy than how to get sailing popular in the media.

Now having read ‘Economics in a Jiffy’, on the flight to Beijing I am well placed to provide reassurance in these troubled times.  (Although admittedly I didn’t get much past the middle bit of chapter 3 before the equatorial cumulus took its toll on the prawn cocktails and Singapore slings and my travel companion ‘erupted’ in undignified fashion on the volume in my lap.  But I got the gist of it and feel confident to placate the anxious faces in attendance the Forum)