22nd July 2023 to 27th July 2023

Beneteau First 40: Fastnet 2023

From £4495 per person

Deposit 25%. Balance due 12 weeks before departure.
Join the crew for an epic race & adventure for the Fastnet 2023 onboard a Beneteau First 40.
Clear
Pay a 25% deposit per item
Suited to
Individuals, Couples, Groups
Difficulty
Some sailing experience required
Vessel type
Beneteau First 40
Vessel length
40ft
Skipper
Professional Skipper
Crew
Professional First Mate
Berth Style
Single berths
Insurance Required
Yes

As one of the world's three top offshore races, the Rolex Fastnet Race has grown from its beginnings in 1925 to become one of ocean racing's premier events.

Fastnet Campaign

Fastnet Race: 22 - 27 July 2023

1x Training Weekend in May - Date TBC

3x Qualifying Races:

Myth of Malham Race - Race Start: Saturday 27 May 2023

Morgan Cup - Race Start: Friday 16 June 2023

Cowes-Dinad-St Malo Race - Race Start: Friday 07 July 2023

Price: £4495 per person

The Rolex Fastnet Race takes competitors across 600+ miles and up to five days battling the wind and tricky tidal conditions to round the Fastnet Rock on the Southern tip of Ireland.

Itinerary

Fastnet Race: 22 – 27 July 2023

1x Training Weekend in May – Date TBC

3x Qualifying Races:

Myth of Malham Race – Race Start: Saturday 27 May 2023

Morgan Cup – Race Start: Friday 16 June 2023

Cowes-Dinad-St Malo Race – Race Start: Friday 07 July 2023

Delivery back to UK from Cherbourg

Fastnet Race

Starting in 2023, the race will take us through The Needles Channel, and will follow the southern coastline of England, westward down the English Channel, before rounding Land’s End. After crossing the Celtic Sea, the race rounds the Fastnet Rock off the southwest coast of Ireland. Returning to the new host finish port of Cherbourg, with around 695NM of some of the most exciting offshore yacht racing there is.

The Fastnet has got to be on every sailor’s bucket list as it challenges our inshore and offshore skills.

  • Fastnet Race
  • 3x Qualifying Races
  • 1x training weekend
  • Berthing
  • Jacket & Shirt
  • Delivery back to UK from Cherbourg
  • Fuel
  • All social events
  • Entry fees
  • Professional skipper and 1 pro crew
  • Lunch
  • Transport to and from boat
  • Meals offboard
  • Sailing gear
  • Personal insurance

Cowes, UK

Cowes, UK

Itinerary

Fastnet Race: 22 – 27 July 2023

1x Training Weekend in May – Date TBC

3x Qualifying Races:

Myth of Malham Race – Race Start: Saturday 27 May 2023

Morgan Cup – Race Start: Friday 16 June 2023

Cowes-Dinad-St Malo Race – Race Start: Friday 07 July 2023

Delivery back to UK from Cherbourg

Fastnet Race

Starting in 2023, the race will take us through The Needles Channel, and will follow the southern coastline of England, westward down the English Channel, before rounding Land’s End. After crossing the Celtic Sea, the race rounds the Fastnet Rock off the southwest coast of Ireland. Returning to the new host finish port of Cherbourg, with around 695NM of some of the most exciting offshore yacht racing there is.

The Fastnet has got to be on every sailor’s bucket list as it challenges our inshore and offshore skills.

Wet weather gear

Waterproof or soft kit bag (no hard cases with wheels)
Dry clothes
Passport
Sleeping bag
Hat and gloves
Sun cream
Any medication you require
Seasickness pills if needed
Water bottle
Warm layers as required
Safety knife
Head torch
Sailing boots

 

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