Sam Davies was the skipper and watch captain on Team SCA. Making the final decisions and working with the navigator to pick the fastest route, the best sails and right manoeuvres.
Sam is an accomplished single-handed sailor. She has competed in two Vendee Globe Races and has sailed in the challenging Open 60 class for over 10 years. In 2008 she finished 4th in the Vendee Globe Race. She was also part of the all female Jules Verne Trophy attempt in 19998 sailing with Tracy Edwards.