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FAST40+ Cannonball Run

2019 Round 2 Fast 40+ Class Race Circuit Final Race - 16 June, 2019 Organised by the Royal Motor Yacht Club, Poole, UK It was all to play for for the final day of racing for Round 2 of the FAST40+ Race Circuit, despite the fact that the top two places had been decided with a race to spare. After two days of fast and furious windward leeward racing, Race Officer Stuart Childerley set a 2...
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Fast and Furious

2019 Round 2 Fast 40+ Class Race Circuit Organised by the Royal Motor Yacht Club, Poole.Day Two Report Saturday 15 June, 2019 Poole Bay delivered more feisty weather for the FAST40+ Class for the second day of racing, with the breeze topping out at close to 20 knots, and driving rain for most of the day. Principal Race Officer Stuart Childerley, moved the course axis from Day One, accomm...
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Thrills and Spills on Day One

2019 Round 2 Fast 40+ Class Race Circuit REPORT DAY ONE - 14 JUNE, 2019Organised by the Royal Motor Yacht Club, Poole, UK David Harding/SailingScenes.com There were thrills and spills on the first day of racing for Round 2 Fast 40+ Class Race Circuit, hosted by the Royal Motor Yacht Club. Poole Bay delivered exhilarating conditions for three windward leeward races held in 17-20 knots of so...
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FAST40+ Bound for Poole Bay

2019 Round 2 Fast 40+ Class Race CircuitFriday 14th – Sunday 16th June 2019Organised by the Royal Motor Yacht Club, Poole, UK FAST40+ Class at the 2018 Poole Regatta. (Ian Roman) The FAST40+ Class is back in action this weekend with the second round of the 2019 FAST40+ Race Circuit. Eight races are scheduled over three days of highly competitive racing, with the fleet competing in Poole Bay...
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The Devil’s in the Detail

Analysis 2019 RORC Vice Admiral's Cup RORC Vice Admiral's Cup, Cowes. Rick Tomlinson Niklas Zennstrom (SWE) racing the Carkeek designed Rán won the RORC Vice Admiral's Cup, the first round of the 2019 FAST40+ Race Circuit. On face value it was a comfortable win, but looking at the detail, the 2019 FAST40+ alumni enjoyed incredibly close racing, which is set to continue for the season. “O...
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A Testing Day

Friday 10 May, 2019 - Day One RORC Vice Admiral's Cup Round 1 FAST40+ RACE CIRCUIT 2019 RORC Vice Admirals Cup, Cowes. 10 May 2019 Fast 40 Ran Racing winner race 1RORC Vice Admirals Cup, Cowes. 10 May 2019 Fast 40 RedshiftRORC Vice Admirals Cup, Cowes. 10 May 2019 Fast 40 Jubilee leads at the first markRORC Vice Admirals Cup, Cowes. 10 May 2019 Fast 40 Ran RacingRORC Vice Admirals Cup, Cow...
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Gloves Off – Round One

2019 RORC Vice Admiral's CupRound One 2019 FAST40+ Race Circuit10-12 May, 2019 After an highly successful training regatta, the gloves are off for Round One of the FAST40+ Race Circuit with eight FAST40+ teams expected in the combat zone for the Royal Ocean Racing Club's 2019 Vice Admiral's Cup. 2019 FAST40+ Class Race Circuit kicks off Friday 10th - Sunday 12th May. Eight races are schedu...
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FAST40+ to headline at RORC Easter Challenge

Seven FAST40+ are expected for the 2019 RORC Easter Challenge (FAST40+/VRSports While the RORC Easter Challenge is on the one hand a training regatta offering free world class coaching from grand masters like Jim Saltonstall, it also kicks off the Royal Ocean Racing Club’s domestic racing season. At present inshore racing is going through a halcyon period in the UK with the return of grand ...
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