June 2009 Blog Posts (1)

Fastnet Update – 13th & 14th June. “The Condor Ferry is heading straight for us at 38 knots”

And we are like a sitting duck on a 47ft yacht in the English Channel, in the dark and in the fog!

Our race over the weekend of 13th and 14th June was organised by the Royal Ocean Racing Club (RORC). The Race Committee designed a course that would take the competitors East out of the Solent to the Nab Tower lighthouse (see photo) then West around the Isle of Wight. This was followed by heading to Poole No 1 Buoy and to North Head to finish giving us a total distance of 126 nautical… Continue

Added by Sue on June 25, 2009 at 21:25 — No Comments


William Shaw created this Ning Network.


  • Add Videos
  • View All

© 2023   Created by William Shaw.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service