Help achieve transatlantic goal

Disabled single-handed yachtsman Geoff Holt has been shortlisted by British Airways for a Great Britons award.

The prize if he wins in four days’ time is free air fare for his wife Elaine and son Timothy to the Caribbean to meet Geoff at the completion of his next challenge, to sail a specially adapted 60ft catamaran across the Atlantic in December 2009.

For full details of the project see 

As of yesterday, he was in 2nd place but there are only 4 days of voting left.

To vote, see: 

Geoff and the boat will be exhibiting at the Southampton Boat Show between Monday 14th and Thursday 17th September at Feature Berth 525.