Round the Island Race 2016 | Racing

Round the Island Race 2016

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The annual Round the Island Race 2016, organised by the Island Sailing Club, is a one-day yacht race around the Isle of Wight. The race regularly attracts over 1,700 boats and around 16,000 sailors, making it one of the largest yacht races in the world and the fourth largest participation sporting event in the UK after the London Marathon and the Great North and South Runs. 

This race is a bucket list item for any sailor!

For the Round the Island Race 2016 race we will be entering 'Quantum Leap' one our Jeanneau Sun Fast 37's and we have six berths available on board each yacht for this exciting race. 

Call us on 02380 452 668 or email us here

Hamble's 3 Day Programme



Friday 1st July - 0900 Training day, practicing tacking, gybing and spinnaker hoists and drops.



Saturday 2nd July - Race Day, early start leaving Hamble and then sailing the 60 miles around the Island to the finish line. Overnight berthing in Cowes* so you can take in the atmosphere.



Sunday 3rd July - Leisurely sail back to Hamble. 

Cost £650 per person 

What's Included:



Skipper and Mate Entry into the Round the Island Race Training day Accommodation onboard Breakfast and lunch (breakfast not included on first morning) Hamble School of Yachting Round the Island Race Gill crew shirt Team photo Hire of wet weather gear All running costs for the yacht such as berthing fees.

We would love to welcome you on board for the Round the Island Race! Call us on 02380 452 668 or email us here