The charity is chaired by round-the-world, Irish sailor Enda O'Coineen and its goal is to connect young people with the ocean, to acquire life skills, while developing sustainability and protecting the environment.
The ship is named after Grace O’Malley, the County Mayo ‘Pirate Queen’, who was considered to be a fearless leader and the ’most notorious woman in all the coasts of Ireland’ who challenged and manipulates the turbulent politics of the 16th century, according to author Anne Chambers, expert on the subject and author of the book 'Granuaille - The Life and Times of Grace O'Malley'.
- 6pm screening of world premier ‘Unsinkable Entrepreneur’
- All welcome - entry is free. Film duration 40 minutes.
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- The film is about Enda O’Coineen's epic journey, as the first ever Irish entrant to qualify for the Vendée Globe. The musical score is by Irish woman Eimear Noone, an accomplished conductor of international renown and the first woman to conduct at the Oscars in 2020.
- 7pm welcome reception & dinner
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