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14 May 2014

Andrew Simpson Sailing Centre official launched

The Andrew Simpson Sailing Centre was officially launched on 9 May 2014 at the Weymouth and Portland National Sailing Academy (WPNSA), with a poignant introduction by Andrew Simpson's close friends and Olympic sailing partners, Sir Ben Ainslie CBE and Iain Percy OBE.

The Andrew Simpson Sailing Foundation is a charity established in memory of the double Olympic medallist, Andrew Simpson to advance education through sailing. Richard Butcher is Chairman of the Trustees of the charity and PHB provides pro bono legal advice. The other Trustees include the multiple Olympic medallists, Sir Ben Ainslie CBE and Iain Percy OBE.

Click here to read the article from the Daily Sail, first published online on 10 May 2014.

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