Hatty Morsley

Hatty Morsley

Hatty Morsley

Class of Boat: 420

Helm/Crew: Helm with Pippa Cropley

Nickname (and why?):  Hatty - my real name is Harriet-Jane

Why did you start sailing and where?: I started sailing at Portdinorwic Sailing Club - which is in my village and parents and  brother Toby sail

Favourite UK or International sailing venue?: Pwllheli and Garda

Best sailing achievement so far?: Optmist Worlds Team - Argentina 2014

What's your next sailing goal?: 

First sailing coach/mentor?: My Dad and Alan Williams

World Sailing Rules - Most influential racing rule and why?: Rule 69 - Keeps everyone in their place and makes racing fair.

Funniest time on the water and where?: Sailing at my homeclub - Portinorwic- with my brother in the 420 in 25-35 knots CRAZY!!

Favourite VR Race Team kit and why?: I haven't decided yet - it's all good!

Top 3 Most Played iTunes tracks?: Last Request - Paolo Nutini, Rabbit Hole - Jamie T, I bet you look good on the dance floor - Artic Monkeys

Favourite energy food – Haribo/Chocolate/Bacon Sarnie/Banana/Other?: Bananas of course

Favourite sailing drink – Hot chocolate/Lucozade/Seawater/Mug of Tea/Other?: Tesco Value Orange Squash - only the best!

What do you get up to when you aren’t out on the water?: Hockey, chilling - I never really have time for anything other than sailing and school.

Highlight of the 2016 season?: 

What are you most looking forward to in 2016/7?: