Beneteau First 40
A fleet of premium racing yachts
Take part in Britain's most popular yacht race! With over 1,500 yachts racing around the Isle of Wight, it is an incredible sight and not to be missed!
NO SAILING EXPERIENCE NECESSARY
30 June - 2 July 2017
Cowes, Isle of Wight
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The Round the Island race is one of the most popular yacht regattas you can enter. Typically over 1500 yachts line up on Saturday morning to race around the Isle of Wight.
Attracting a wonderful mix of beautiful classics, grand-prix racing yachts, corporate groups and families the Round The Island race allows you race alongside boats of all shapes and sizes.
No prior sailing experience is necessary as our charter packages include a professional racing skipper and first mate and a training day.
Make the most of 'Britain's Favourite Yacht Race' with Britannia's 3-day package. You and your team will join us on Friday for a training and familiarisation day to ensure you are ready for racing action, Friday evening you will moor up in Cowes on the Isle of Wight to soak up the pre-race atmosphere .
Saturday is race day! The Round The Island race circumnavigation is about 60NM and usually takes 8-10 hours, so you can expect an early start. After racing, you will join the apres-sail in the Round The Island race village, and Sunday allows your team the opportunity for some leisurely yachting around the Solent.
|Friday June 30th 2017||09:30||Meet in Hamble for practice day|
|17:00||Moor in Cowes, and listen to the weather briefing|
|Saturday July 1st 2017||06:00||Round The Island Race start (exact time TBC)|
|15:00||Approx finish time. Return to Cowes to check results and celebrate|
|Sunday July 2nd 2017||09:30||Easy morning sail back to Hamble at your leisure|
|3-day charter of a Beneteau 40.7||£POA|
|3-day charter of a Beneteau First 40||£POA|
|3-day charter of a Elan 410||£POA|
|3-day charter of a Oceanis 37 - Bareboat||£POA|
|Please note: All prices are exclusive of VAT.|
Unit A Waterside
Port Hamble Marina, Hamble
Hampshire SO31 4PL
+44 (0) 2830 458900
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