Ellen MacArthur
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Ellen MacArthur

Dame Ellen MacArthur made yachting history in 2005, when she became the fastest solo sailor to circumnavigate the globe, and remains the UK’s most successful offshore racer ever.

Having become acutely aware of the finite nature of the resources our linear economy relies upon, she stepped away from professional sailing in 2009 to launch the Ellen MacArthur Foundation following 4 years travelling the world and researching the challenges facing our current global economy.

Energy and Material FlowsNews

Viewed in context, the dominance of our our current industrial model is a blip in time. Shouldn’t we be inspired to believe that large scale change is possible within our lifetime?

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