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Tom Dolan Mini Transat 2017

Organisé pour : Tom Dolan

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"I am seeking funding for my Mini Transat  4000 mile  race which starts  I October 2017 where I am a podium favourite.


My Mini 6,50  2017 Results;


I am a professional Mini 6,50 m sailor based in France and have achieved excellent results in 2017;

•Pornichet Select : 3 / 45

•Mini en Mai:         2 / 52

•Trophée MAP:      4 / 34

•Mini Fastnet:        3 / 36

•Transgascogne:     4/ 35


My National Rankings

I have 2017 National rankings in France of:

•4th place out of 217 in French National Championship; A first for an Irish sailor

•2nd in Championnat France de Course au Large


And a few other details about me;

•First Irish winner of a singlehanded offshore race in France

•Winner of two out of three solo races in 2016

•Sailing professional for 10 years

•Based in France for last 5 years, nicknamed “L’irlandais Volant” by the French Press

•Completed Mini Transat 2015

•Preparing  Route du Rhum (2018) & Vendee Globe (2020)



See what the press are saying about me;


Yachts & Yachting: 



All donations over €250 will get a free invite to  my pre race reception ( 30 September 2017 at 1200 CET ) at the La Rochelle RAce Village and  a visit to my  boat ( 28 or 29 September ) subject to availability.


You can follow me during the race on the live tracker. See my Facebook page for details.


to see a video of the boat: 


Thanks and fair winds to all



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Thomas Dolan
Le 20 septembre 2017
Michael O'Meara
Fair play to you Tom for getting this far and Fair Winds for the podium. Ath mór duit. Mick
Le 10 septembre 2017
Colin Mac Giolla Eáin
Best of luck Tom!!
Le 23 août 2017
Cathal Clarke
Beir bua Tom, great seeing an Irish name representing at such a high level in offshore solo sailing, keep up the great work!
Le 21 août 2017
Ciara Scott
Tom, I loved hearing your story on Thursday at NYC. Your passion, drive, talent, ability to survive and thrive on catnapping in 35+ knots was clear, so I wish you every success... Come back and show us the trophy and tell us all about it!
Le 21 août 2017
Colm Doherty
Your fantastic performances to date really merit the support of the Irish sailing fraternity. You're out there, doing what we all fondly imagine we could do .... lol. BEST OF LUCK!