25 Jul '17, 5am

Rolex Fastnet Race - Raw challenge, compelling beauty

Rolex Fastnet Race - Raw challenge, compelling beauty

The Rolex Fastnet has always been a magnet for international crews, and in 2017, over 40% of entrants are expected to come from overseas. A significant proportion will come from France, a country renowned for its offshore racing heritage. In recent years, French yachts have dominated the standings under IRC handicap. The past two winners of the race – the doublehanded crew of Pascal and Alexis Loison on Night and Day in 2013 and Géry Trentesaux’s JPK 10.80, Courrier Du Leon in 2015 – hailed from across the English Channel. The large French contingent will be joined by yachts from across the globe including Chilean entrant Equinoccio, a family-crewed Swan 57. The United States has a strong race pedigree having provided 11 overall winners over the race’s 92-year history. George David is a regular presence at the event and his Rambler 88 will be one of the contenders for both...

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