Rolex Fastnet Race Minisite
Return to the RORC Homepage

Rolex Fastnet Race Archives

Crew member on GBR8217T Juno IV

> day 2 - monday

> first photo:

> 08:00 time to get offwatch and sleep.

>

> second photo

> wind is scarce to say the least. we are drifting, it shows on plotchart.

>

> phto3:

> from 08:00-1400 i m off watch. time to enjoy the sun. has the fastnet been relocated to the med?

>

> 14:40 gentle breeze the rest of afternoon. spotted dolphins, of the coast of shoreham cove

>

>

>

> at night , we approaching lizzard point, last bit of uk mainland. kept busy all through the watch. great sense of achievment sailing this boat. we caught up a few boats in very low wind conditions. sailing at 5-6knt.

> apparently we made very good progress

Race Office at the Finish

  • Shaw Way, Mount Batten, Plymouth
  • +44 (0) 1983 295 144
  • This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Partners & Suppliers

  • MUSTO - Official Clothing Provider

Race Office at the Start

  • 82 High Street, Cowes
  • +44 (0) 1983 295 144
  • This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Rolex Fastnet Race Logo