Round the Island for Water Aid

I took the weekend off from mini sailing and instead competed in one of the world’s oldest and biggest sailing regattas; The Round the Island Race.

Again teamed up with Ash Harris my co-skipper for the mini fastnet and the Archepelago race, we took a team from Herbert Smith, sailing to raise money for Water Aid, on this wild ride in some very tricky conditions.

It was an exciting day; windy with big seas and lots of boats losing control.

I am happy to report we were not one of them and we finished the race in 7h and 3 minutes to gain 3rd place in our division 1B.

A fantastic result for all.

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