“We share common ground in new talent development”

Bolsius supports the social goal of Holland Ocean Racing
to train young talents and prepare them for a future in Ocean Racing.

  • Big Boat material
  • Big Boat material

    Meet your Big Boat equipment: the impressive 18 meter oceanracer ‘BOUdragon’. The racing yacht is the successful former Whitbread-around-the-world racer ‘Silk Cut’. With a 24-hour monohull world record of 449.1 nm, averaging 18.71 knots from Cape Town to Fremantle. Now called BOUdragon, Silk Cut is completely renovated to todays standards.

Unlock your Talent

Big Boat ambitions? And aged between 15 – 30? Or >30?  Achieve your big boat goals. Grow from crew to skipper. Become a pro sailor and all-round team member. Sign-up and share your ambition. Our Pro’s cannot wait to meet you and coach you for your Big Boat future.

Why wait?

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If you can dream it, you can do it

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Partner with us

Download our partner brochure and learn how.

Meet us

Are you willing to participate in our talent team and are you in the age or 15 – 30 years?

Or are you >30 and willing to become a more pro sailor?

Get in touch with us to meet up or request more information! Send your email for more info to team@hollandoceanracing.com


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Get in touch

Get in touch

Foundation Holland Ocean Racing

Address and teambase: Dokweg 10-3, 4511 PW Breskens

Ocean Races Academy is established by Hans Bouscholte in 2014. Foundation Holland Ocean Racing was founded in 2018 in collaboration with Willem Jan Landman and  with our main sponsor Bolsius International BV. The Foundation is established to be a professional platform to educate the next generation offshore Big Boat sailors. 


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