Please select your home edition
Edition
MS Amlin 2019 - 728x90

Episode 11 of '80 Seconds with Sir Robin Knox-Johnston': Who Inspires the Inspirational?

by Chris Jones 17 Jan 17:00 GMT
Sir Robin Knox-Johnston is asked who inspires him © MS Amlin

Sir Robin Knox-Johnston is an inspiration amongst sailors and beyond. His strength of character, bravery and can do attitude have enabled him to achieve feats which others only dream of.

However, the inspirational also need stimulation and in this final episode of 80 Seconds with Sir Robin Knox-Johnston we find out which characters provided the catalyst to undertake the amazing ventures over his life to date, never giving in despite many challenges along the way.

The equally motivational Dee Caffari also takes time to discuss with Sir Robin what it means to be a role model and the responsibility that entails. How does Sir Robin view himself as a role model and inspiration for others?

Find out the answers by watching the final video of the series.

All eleven interviews are now available to watch online. Each video is a short snippet into the thoughts of Sir Robin on a specific topic and combined they form a great insight into the mind of one of the world's most famous sailors. Do you share the same mindset as Sir Robin?

Subscribe to the MS Amlin Yacht YouTube Channel to discover future video releases. There are exciting plans for 2020, so subscribe now and be the first to find out: www.youtube.com/c/msamlinyacht

Alternatively visit the website to stay up to date with the latest news: www.boatinsure.co.uk/news

Find out more about MS Amlin boat insurance products on the website www.boatinsure.co.uk or call their friendly team on 01732 223650.

Related Articles

MS Amlin are no longer Doing the Double...
They are doing the Treble! Late May will be incredibly busy at MS Amlin Boat Insurance as they are going for a yachting treble! Posted on 12 Mar
Killing time waiting for the weather to break?
Subscribe to the MS Amlin Youtube Channel Subscribe to the MS Amlin Youtube Channel and discover over 100 boating videos to watch whilst the weather traps you ashore. With four weekends in a row now written off by Atlantic storms blowing through, we have a solution for weary boaters. Posted on 9 Mar
80 Seconds with Sir Robin Knox-Johnston episode 10
What does sailing mean to Sir Robin? Sir Robin Knox-Johnston is a household name in the world of sailing and beyond, but did he ever have a driving ambition to become one of the world's most recognised and accomplished sailors? Posted on 16 Dec 2019
80 Seconds with Sir Robin Knox-Johnston episode 9
Coping with being totally cut off and alone for long periods of time at sea We can all agree that sailing around the world is no easy feat and that to sail around the world single handedly takes a special kind of person. Posted on 17 Nov 2019
Getting involved in sailing
Episode 8 of 80 Seconds with Sir Robin Knox-Johnston Getting out on the water to go sailing gives many people around the world great pleasure and the chance to relax and escape the stresses of everyday life. Posted on 21 Oct 2019
MS Amlin Seamanship Award goes to Roy Disney
Actions of Pyewacket crew recognised at Gala Dinner Roy P. Disney and crew are declared the winners of the MS Amlin Seamanship Award 2019 for their selfless action rescuing John Sangmeister and his crew following catastrophic damage to their Santa Cruz 70, OEX, during the Transpac Race 2019. Posted on 19 Sep 2019
80 Seconds with Sir Robin Knox-Johnston episode 6
What is his greatest fear at sea? With Sir Robin Knox-Johnston having undertaken multiple voyages around the world, what is his greatest fear at sea? Posted on 23 Aug 2019
Get your MS Amlin Seamanship Award nomination in
Entry closes at midnight on Tuesday 20th August Your chance to enter the MS Amlin Seamanship Award 2019 closes at midnight on Tuesday 20th August. Posted on 16 Aug 2019
80 Seconds with Sir Robin Knox-Johnston episode 5
Damage to the Environment, with Dee Caffari Sir Robin Knox-Johnston and Dee Caffari look at how the environment at sea has been damaged over the past 50 years in Episode 5 of 80 Seconds with Sir Robin Knox-Johnston. Posted on 20 Jul 2019