Dive into the inspiring story of Emely Freja Petersen, a two-time Danish and Turkish Kitesurf Champion, who has navigated the currents from top-tier athletic triumphs to pioneering her own business, OceanSoul. In this enlightening interview, Emely shares her journey into the heart of kitesurfing, her favorite spots to catch the wind, and the entrepreneurial lessons learned from a life spent in the embrace of the waves. Discover how she infuses the discipline of sports into the art of business, and how her venture not only elevates the experience of kitesurfing but also nurtures a community bound by passion and the pursuit of adventure.
As the most successful female sailor in Olympic history, Hannah Mills is a two-time Olympic Gold Medalist and one-time Olympic Silver Medalist. She currently holds the position of strategist for the Emirates Great Britain SailGP Team.
Hannah was acclaimed as the World Sailor of the Year and she is Officer of the Order of the British Empire. She is also a Women's Pathway ambassador and dedicates herself to environmental causes as the founder of the Big Plastic Pledge and an IOC sustainability ambassador.
In an open conversation with Sportiwork's founder Romain Bonnaud, Hannah talks openly about the environmental challenges facing our oceans, her role with the International Olympic Committee, and her strong dedication to promoting sustainability in sailing.
Learn effective strategies to attract and retain talented sailing instructors for your program. From building a strong company culture to offering competitive compensation and benefits, discover how to create a supportive work environment that fosters growth and success. Promote work-life balance, recognize excellence, and emphasize safety to ensure the longevity of your sailing program. Find practical tips and insights in this comprehensive guide.