August 5, 2009: COWES, ISLE OF WIGHT, UK - - British yachtswoman Sam Davies has won the 2009 Ladies Day Trophy award at Cowes Week. The award, which celebrates the achievements and contribution of women in sailing, is now in its fourth year.
Sam won this special award for her outstanding achievements as one of the world's most talented female offshore sailors. Onboard Roxy she completed her first solo, non-stop round the world Vendée Globe race earlier this year in an incredible time of just over 95 days.
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