Xtreme Districts is the official sponsor of 6 yachts joining this yearâ€™s Rolex Fastnet Race. The Royal Ocean Racing Clubâ€™s premier event is, by some considerable margin, the worldâ€™s largest and most diverse offshore yacht race. We will provide the following yachts with the Thuraya SatSleeve products to make sure these sailors can communicate, wherever they are.
- Gery Trenteseaux (Courrier Du Leon)
- Griff Rhys Jones (Argyll)
- Merf Owen (Santana)
- Pip Hare (Premier Flair)
- Beth (Clipper)
The 46th edition of the Rolex Fastnet Race is lining up to be the biggest ever in the eventâ€™s 90-year history. To date, 387 yachts, from over 25 different countries are entered for the event that takes the boats around Landâ€™s End, across the Celtic Sea before rounding the Fastnet Rock and Bishopâ€™s Rock en route to the finish line off Plymouth.Â Held biennially, the race has taken place since 1925, drawing competitors by the history and sporting lure of Europeâ€™s oldest and greatest offshore contest. It is legendary within the world of ocean racing.