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Co-Skipper Hannah Jenner calls in with an update after rounding Fastnet Rock


The following is an update from Team 11th Hour Co-Skipper Hannah Jenner competing in the Fastnet Race.

Team 11th Hour Racing rounded Fastnet Rock at approximately 6:45pm BST (1:45pm EST). Following their mark rounding Hannah Jenner called in with this report.


Team 11th Hour Racing is one of 18 Class 40s competing in the world's oldest and largest offshore ocean race. There is a record fleet of 350 boats in this 45th edition of the biennial race. The race started off the Royal Yacht Squadron line, Cowes, Isle of Wight on Sunday 11th August. Teams are now racing 608 nautical miles around Fastnet Rock off the coast of Ireland before turning home to the finish in Plymouth, England.

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About 11^th Hour Racing

11th Hour Racing, a program of the Schmidt Family Foundation, seeks through sponsorship of winning sailing teams, regattas, and advanced sailing and production practices, to establish a dynamic new platform for sailing education emphasizing the responsible use of energy and resources in the context of sailing. 11th Hour Racing aims to improve the energy profile and performance of racing boats and increase the personal investment of sailors in the health of our waters.

About Musto

Musto is the official apparel supplier for Team 11^th Hour Racing. Musto is the leading performance clothing brand specializing in technical sailing as well as sailing inspired lifestyle clothing. Originally founded in 1964 by Olympic silver medalist Keith Musto, the company has used its intimate understanding of the sport and its technical expertise to ensure wearers of all Musto products keep warm, dry and comfortable. Always seeking to push the boundaries of design and technology, Musto is committed to providing technical sailing clothing that guarantees optimum performance in all weather conditions.


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