Andrew ‘Bart’ Simpson memorial information

Artemis Racing, 25 Februari 2013, Alameda, USA

The service for Andrew ‘Bart’ Simpson will be held on Friday May 31 in Sherborne Abbey, UK, followed by a celebration of his life at Sherborne Castle.

Details can be found on Facebook here.

The Dorset town of Sherborne is 30 miles from Weymouth & Portland where, last summer, Andrew won the second of his two Olympic medals in the two-man Star class keelboat alongside friend and fellow Artemis Racing sailor Iain Percy.

A sailing charity is being established for children in Andrew’s name. Donations can be made now through:

Lloyds TSB Bank

Sort:  30-90-92

Account No:  00965801

BIC: LOYDGB21343

IBAN: GB82 LOYD 3090 9200 9658 01

Account Name:  Peter Jackson Funeral Services Charity

A Twitter account @asimpsontribute has been made live, to keep those interested up to date and informed.