Bob Shepton

Bob Shepton

The Reverend Bob Shepton has sailed his 33ft Westerly Discus through the Northwest Passage twice, has crossed the Atlantic 14 times and is often to be found cruising the Arctic Circle

Sailing in storms

Award-winning sailor and expedition leader Bob Shepton regularly sails some of the most storm-swept latitudes in the world. Not bad for a pensioner in a 33ft Westerly


Bob Shepton finds a handy haven in the icy wilderness of the North West Passage, Canada, with a choice of inlets and bays for shelter from any wind direction