Sailability Hong Kong co-founder Mike Rawbone dies, aged 75; community mourns pioneer who gave sailing to poor, disabled and minorities

//Sailability Hong Kong co-founder Mike Rawbone dies, aged 75; community mourns pioneer who gave sailing to poor, disabled and minorities

Sailability Hong Kong co-founder Mike Rawbone dies, aged 75; community mourns pioneer who gave sailing to poor, disabled and minorities

Hong Kong sailing is mourning the death of Sailability co-founder Mike Rawbone, whose dedication and efforts, along with wife Kay, gave thousands of underprivileged and disabled people hope and courage through sailing. He was 75.Rawbone died on Monday, having launched the Hong Kong branch of the global sailing charity Sailability in 2009 at the Hebe Haven Yacht Club in Sai Kung. He leaves behind his wife, Kay, three children and seven grandchildren.“The Scallywag team were deeply saddened to…

Article by [author-name] (c) South China Morning Post - Read full story here.

By | 2020-08-06T09:05:17+00:00 August 6th, 2020|Sport|Comments Off on Sailability Hong Kong co-founder Mike Rawbone dies, aged 75; community mourns pioneer who gave sailing to poor, disabled and minorities