Samantha Davies

Sam was born on 23rd August 1974 in Portsmouth, England, into a seafaring family. Her grandfather was a submarine commander. She took her first steps on her parents’ boat.

In 2020, the Initiatives-Cœur project will start its 3rd Vendée Globe, the 3rd also for Sam Davies. The sponsors of the project, also sponsors of Mécénat Chirurgie Cardiaque, continue to back the cause on social networks and carry the following message : «crossing the oceans to save children».

His co-skipper : Paul Meilhat Discover
Suivre sur les réseaux :

Sailing Highlights

2nd of the Défi Azimut and 2nd of the runs in 2018 on Initiatives-Coeur.

2019: Bermuda 1000 Race - 4th

2018: Route du Rhum-Destination Guadeloupe - Withdrawal
Défi Azimut : 2nd
Drheam Cup - 1st
Bermuda 1000 Race - 2nd

2017: Transat Jacques Vabre - 6th, Initiatives Coeur/Tanguy de Lamotte

2015: Transat Jacques Vabre - 5th, Initiatives Coeur/Tanguy de Lamotte

2014-15: Skipper Team SCA - Volvo Ocean Race

2011-12: Vendée Globe - Withdrawal

2011: Transat Jacques Vabre - 10th with Sidney Gavignet