Lucy Hodges, MBE is a 6 time World Champion Blind Sailor from the United Kingdom. Lucy is Commador of the Blind Sailing Charity. Her work with Blind Sailing and her accomplishments were recognized by the !Queen of England as she has been awarded the MBE, Member of the British Empire.
Lucy talks about receiving the award, her path to employment and her work with the Blind Sailing Charity. Lucy has a passion for bringing others along into the world of sailing and helping others connect and reach their fullest potential.
With the new year upon us, her new adventure, Inspiration In You, is launching and her sailing plans are getting underway as well.
Join Lucy Hodges and Jeff Thompson in this Blind Abilities Presents interview and learn about how Lucy navigates the seas, what accessible tools she uses on a daily basis, how one can join the Blind Sailing Charity team and begin their journey into Blind Sailing.
You can find out more about Blind Sailing on the web.
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