Fastnet 2017: 5, 4, 3, 2, 1, GO!
Published 11:29 on 3 Aug 2017
The Rolex Fastnet, one of the most if not the most known regatta in the world, one of the most if not the most demanding regatas in the world .
A 600nm journey that begins in the Solent and take the boats and crews down to lands end before heading north west through the Celtic Sea towards the Fastnet Rock, the most southern part of Ireland, where they will round the Fastnet lighthouse and head back to Plymouth.
The start for the 2017 edition is this Sunday 6 August and these are the Corinthians that will be participating
Katsu - Reichel Pugh 45
Emma Claire - Grand Soleil 50 (1996)
Dusty P - First 40
Sunrise- JPK 10.80
Sebastian Quevedo Busch
Paracelsus (GBR 8307) - Sigma 38
Ithaka -S&S Swan 44
Longue Pierre - Dehler 38
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Last updated 15:25 on 22 February 2018