2016 Race Calendar Announced
Sailing Logic are delighted to announce that our race calendar for
2016 is set! (some dates are still provisional from the organising yacht
clubs, so may change) but check out our Race
Calendar for a summary of all our events.
It's All About Ireland!
For 2016 our main offshore camp
the build up and tension to the Fastnet Race, the RORC season’s finale feels
like a last day of term ‘activity’ day. The RORC Cherbourg Race is just 72 miles;
leaving Cowes, the yachts race out past The Needles and down to the French
port of Cherbourg… It’s a Friday evening booze cruise, is how I sell it to my
better half, and for Lo
The Fastnet Race fleet departs from Cowes on the Isle of
Wight, before heading out southwest through the Solent and down the south of
England, passed Lands End, before turning up northwest across the Irish sea to
the very southern tip of Ireland and Fastnet Rock Lighthouse. Turning around
the Rock, the yachts then head back down across the Iris
After 4 months of training, planning, preparation, learning,
sailing, learning some more, finally the Rolex Fastnet 2015 campaign is all over.
It’s been brilliant.
Sailing Logic’s 3 teams of individuals on board Arthur
Logic, Galahad Logic and Winston Logic have done it – they have all qualified
for and competed in the famous Rolex Fastnet
After the early stages of the race involved bobbing around with little momentum, sailors are being kept on their toes now! Overnight conditions have changed from Caribbean-esque to weather more typical of the Irish Sea; overcast, windy and raining. Unlike most previous years, the delay has meant all our Fastnet crews have all rounded the rock