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May 13, 2013
When Sydney resident Karen Leverington arrives home this week after taking part in a ground breaking voyage aboard a unique tall ship in the Norton Rose Sail the World Challenge, she will continue with the ship’s mission to promote equality and inclusion, spreading the word ahead of the vessel’s arrival in Australia in July 2013. […]

May 8, 2013
The striking tall ship, Lord Nelson, a unique vessel that allows disabled and able bodied people to sail together, has set sail from India, bound for Singapore and a 20-day visit to the country. Lord Nelson, a 55-metre square rigger, is owned and operated by The Jubilee Sailing Trust, a UK charity, and is taking […]

April 30, 2013
Dated: 30/04/2013 © All rights reserved by Sarah Outen Everybody at the Jubilee Sailing Trust wishes Sarah Outen the best of luck on her solo row across the North Pacific. Raising money for the Jubilee Sailing Trust, along with Water Aid, MND Association and CoppaFeel, Sarah is embarking on a London2London: Via the World expedition. […]

April 23, 2013
Having enjoyed the hospitality of the Indian Naval College the good ship Lord Nelson is now slowly, and we mean slowly, sailing back to Kochi. The wind has dropped but the sun is shining and the sea is calm and even the local fishermen appear to have retired for a siesta. Yesterday afternoon’s highlight was […]

March 21, 2013
Lord Nelson and her participation in the Norton Rose Sail the World Challenge was recently featured on South Africa’s eNCA news channel. “A uniquely tall sailing ship navigated by able-bodied and disabled sailors, will set sail from Durban on a ground breaking global voyage on Sunday. The crew is participating in the Norton Rose Sail […]

March 4, 2013
Lord Nelson, a unique tall ship, sailed by disabled and able bodied crew on a ground breaking voyage around the world, set sail from Durban for Kochi, India, on Sunday after a six-day visit to Kwa-Zulu Natal. The 55-metre square rigger is taking part in the Norton Rose Sail the World Challenge, a 50,000-mile journey […]

March 1, 2013
Uniquetall ship in Durban for final South African stopover in ground breaking global voyage with disabled and able-bodied crew The Lord Nelson, a unique tall ship, sailed by disabled and able-bodied crew on a ground breaking voyage around the world, is currently on a six-day stopover in Durban ahead of the next leg of her […]

February 27, 2013
Unique tall ship due to arrive in Durban on ground breaking global voyage with disabled and able-bodied crew A unique tall ship, sailed by disabled and able bodied people on a ground breaking voyage around the world, is due to arrive in Durban tomorrow morning (Tuesday 26 February 2013). The Lord Nelson, a 55-metre square […]

February 6, 2013
Dated: 06/02/2013 A number of South African crew members are joining the 55-m tall ship Lord Nelson at the V&A Waterfront to set sail on a week-long voyage as part of the Norton Rose Sail the World Challenge on Wednesday afternoon. The ship will return to Cape Town on 12 February. The South African voyage […]

January 28, 2013
The Norton Rose Sail the World Challenge For immediate release 24 January 2013 Statement regarding medical evacuation of crew member in Tristan da Cunha The Jubilee Sailing Trust, organiser of the Norton Rose Sail the World Challenge, has announced that a 21-year-old British male crew member has been evacuated from the 55-metre tall ship Lord […]

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