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Round the Island Race Gold Roman Bowl 2019

2019 Round the Island Race - photo © George Mills

Local boat Eeyore, an Alacrity 18 Bilge Keel from Cowes, has laid claim to the prestigious Gold Roman Bowl, winning this year’s Round the Island Race after a long tactical day on the water. With a crew of just three: skipper Jo Richards and his friends David Rickard and Duncan De Boltz, the 18 foot bilge keel was the smallest ...

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88th Round the Island Race

Line honours for Actual Leader in the Round the Island Race 2019 © Tom McCullagh

‘Actual Leader’, the grand prix racing maxi trimaran sailed by French professional skipper Yves Le Blevec and his seasoned team took line honours at the 88th edition of the Round the Island Race today with an overall time of 7hrs, 33mins, 36secs. Although no records were broken this year, Le Blevec and team provided a fantastic spectacle for the crowds ...

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