fbpx

25th September 2020 to 26th September 2020

Round the Island Race 2020

£630 Per person

Deposit Full payment upfront
If you only ever do one race a year, it has to be this one!

In stock

Suited to
Couples, Individuals, Groups
Difficulty
Novice sailors welcome.
Nights onboard
1
Vessel type
J/109 - 36ft Race Yacht
Vessel length
36ft
Skipper
Yes
Berth Style
Due to COVID there are no berths available to sleep onboard. Our team can advise on shore accommodation
Insurance Required
Yes

Take part in one of the most well known British races, with great views, sailing and parties!

1 Night: 25 - 26 September 2020

If you only ever do one race a year, it has to be this one! Setting out from Cowes, you’ll race about 60nm around the Isle of Wight – keeping all land on your port side. With around 1,600 other yachts and 18,000 sailors on the water, it’s the UK’s 4th biggest sports participation events.

Want to race just with your friends and family? We have several options of yachts for skippered whole boat charter this event. From an out and out IRC 1 division winning race boats, to more comfortable cruisers. Contact us for latest availability and suitability.

Want to know how to win the Round the Island Race? Download our tactical guide to the race.

Start: Port Hamble Marina, Hamble,  9am, 25 September 2020

Training: 25 September 2020

Race: 26 September 2020

Finish: Port Hamble Marina, Hamble, 26 September 2020

Friday 25 September is your training day – essential before embarking on this race. You’ll spend most of the say out on the Solent, bonding as a crew and practice key manoeuvres before heading back to Hamble for an overnight stay. Note, due to COVID accommodation on board is not included, please speak to our team for recommendations on accommodation nearby.

Early Saturday morning, grab breakfast and head off for some of the season’s most spectacular racing around the island. Finishing somewhere between 6 and 9 hours later, we’ll head back to our berth in Hamble. For those staying in the area Saturday night, we’ll head for a crew dinner to celebrate our racing achievements.

  • A place on the race crew
  • Professional Race Skipper and a professional Round the Island Race winning tactician
  • Food, fuel, race entry and mooring fees
  • Wet weather gear
  • Travel to or from the boats
  • Accommodation
  • Food ashore
  • Open to beginners
  • Some experience needed if booking on a high-performance race yacht

Port Hamble Marina, Hamble

Port Hamble Marina, Hamble

Start: Port Hamble Marina, Hamble,  9am, 25 September 2020

Training: 25 September 2020

Race: 26 September 2020

Finish: Port Hamble Marina, Hamble, 26 September 2020

Friday 25 September is your training day – essential before embarking on this race. You’ll spend most of the say out on the Solent, bonding as a crew and practice key manoeuvres before heading back to Hamble for an overnight stay. Note, due to COVID accommodation on board is not included, please speak to our team for recommendations on accommodation nearby.

Early Saturday morning, grab breakfast and head off for some of the season’s most spectacular racing around the island. Finishing somewhere between 6 and 9 hours later, we’ll head back to our berth in Hamble. For those staying in the area Saturday night, we’ll head for a crew dinner to celebrate our racing achievements.