Meerkat's Round the Island Race

The fleet tacking down to Hurst narrows (TH Martinez/Sea&Co/onEdition)

The weather forecast was looking "interesting" at best for Saturday. A brief foray on Friday afternoon to check everything worked and get the start line transit only reaffirmed the belief that Saturday would be windy and rough. Luckily we did not know how rough!

Roland Emmans, 27.06.2011 | More from Roland Emmans’s blog