The race, which attracts more than 1,400 boats, sees competitors set off from Cowes and follow a 50 nautical mile course clockwise around the Isle of Wight. If you have a news story that you think we should know about, then get in touch. CAR PLOUGHS THROUGH CAR PARK WALL IN SHANKLIN, FRESHWATER MAN CHARGED WITH RAPE OF 3-YEAR-OLD GIRL, PEDESTRIAN SUFFERS ‘SERIOUS INJURIES’ AFTER BEING HIT BY CAR IN CARISBROOKE, LOCK KNIFE SEIZED FROM THE STREETS – MAN IN HIS 60S CHARGED, A WEEK LEFT TO HAVE YOUR SAY ON LOCAL COUNCIL TAX SUPPORT CONSULTATION, INTREPID EXPLORERS FROM THE ISLE OF WIGHT RAISE FUNDS BY CLIMBING BEN NEVIS, PANIC BUYING LEADS TO ISLE OF WIGHT SUPERMARKET RESTRICTING PURCHASES, WIGHT WASTE CLEAR UP FLY-TIPPING EYESORE IN SANDOWN, 6 CHILDREN RESCUED OFF RYDE BEACH BY EAGLE-EYED LIFEGUARDS, I confirm that I'd like to receive email communication from Island Echo and I consent to my data being stored (click here for privacy policy), Isle of Wight Gritting Routes and Winter Maintenance. On the hottest day of the year so far, the 88th Round the Island Race is taking place. The iconic Round the Island Race in 180 seconds. This website uses cookies. document.write("".replace(/[a-zA-Z]/g, function(c){return String.fromCharCode((c<="Z"?90:122)>=(c=c.charCodeAt(0)+13)?c:c-26);}));email us. Current Entry List. The club is immensely grateful for the guidance it has received in helping it come to this decision, especially that from the RYA and the Isle of Wight Council. Video, The child bride whose divorce Queen Victoria approved, 'It's so disturbing... 200,000 deaths is too many' Video, 'It's so disturbing... 200,000 deaths is too many', Man dies from eating more than a bag of liquorice a day, France street harassment: Strasbourg woman attacked 'for wearing skirt', US election: Trump won't commit to peaceful transfer of power, Alexei Navalny has 'bank accounts frozen and flat seized', Britain's Got Talent: Alesha Dixon BLM necklace prompts 1,900 complaints, North Korea 'killed and burned South Korean official', Breonna Taylor: Two officers shot during Louisville protests, US 2020 election: The economy under Trump in six charts, Google removes Uluru virtual walk from Street View. I am sure many people, like myself, were looking forward to competing in the re-arranged race, but I am not surprised that the Island Sailing Club came to this tough decision. You can be part of the fun, excitement and magnificent spectacle that is the Round the Island Race. UK to support 'viable' jobs as new scheme unveiled, Navalny has 'bank accounts frozen and flat seized', Trump on Meghan Markle: 'I'm not a fan of hers' VideoTrump on Meghan Markle: 'I'm not a fan of hers', How Australia saved 70 stranded pilot whales. I very much hope that 2021 will prove to be bigger and better than ever.”. Island Echo is a member of the Independent Community News Network. //