A life on the ocean waves... Debbie Blachford -- RYA Sailability manager at the Royal Yachting Association

April 2011
Learning Disability Today;Apr2011, Vol. 11 Issue 3, p29
The article presents an interview with Debbie Blachford, the manager of a sailing program for people with disabilities at the Royal Yachting Association in Great Britain. When asked how her career got started, Blachford says it all began with a telephone call from an old friend. She comments on the best and worst parts of her job. Blachford believes that everyone , including people with disabilities, should have the opportunity to take up the sport of sailing.


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