Round the Island Race gallery

By Ross Findon

Sunday, June 22, 2014

 

Round the Island Race gallery

Round the Island Race, off Ventnor. Picture courtesy of Shane Thornton.

With more than 1,500 yachts competing in yesterday's (Saturday) Round the Island Yacht Race, the waters around the Isle of Wight were alive with activity.

Below is a gallery of some of the photographs taken by Islanders of the race.

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☞ See more of Shane Thornton's photography here.

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Yachts round the Needles Lighthouse. Picture courtesy of Richard Pimm, Yarmouth RNLI Lifeboat.

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Yachts round the Needles Lighthouse. Picture courtesy of Richard Pimm, Yarmouth RNLI Lifeboat.

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Yarmouth RNLI ready for action at the Needles. Picture courtesy of Will Matthews.

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The Ellen Macarthur Cancer Trust team, with Isle of Wight Radio. Picture courtesy of Sandown and Shanklin Independent Lifeboat.

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Spax Solutions in Sandown Bay. Picture courtesy of Sandown and Shanklin Independent Lifeboat.

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Sunrise on Round the Island Race day. Picture courtesy of Gabriella Southwell.

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