The weather was glorious for spectators as well as those competing in the 2-015 Round the Island Race on Saturday. Thanks to everyone who shared their shots with OnTheWight.
Cowes is home to one of the most famous sailing regattas in the World, Cowes Week, so it’s little wonder readers have a keen interest in the sport of sailing.
With the many sailing clubs around the Wight, Islanders prove that it’s a ‘sport for all’ and not just those with the means. Here you’ll find all news relating to the sport and leisure activity of sailing.
Tash is one of the most inspirational people we've come across, so it's great to hear she'll be given the opportunity to perform the coveted first firing of the gun that signals the start of this year’s J.P. Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race.
Monday, 8th June, 2015 10:30am
By Peta Stuart-Hunt with one comment
The 'great and good' will be descending on Cowes on Friday for the bicentenary celebrations at the Royal Yacht Squadron Although many of the planned events are private, there will be opportunities to catch a glimpse of the royals, enjoy the music of the Royal Marines Band or watch the fleet review.
Wednesday, 3rd June, 2015 7:26am
By Suzanne and Alan Whitewood with 3 readers' comments
Celebrations to commemorate the Royal Yacht Squadron’s Bicentenary International Regatta in Cowes are now getting nearer.
Tuesday, 19th May, 2015 9:45am
By Suzanne and Alan Whitewood with one comment
East Cowes Sailing Club, in conjunction with the Westerly Owners’ Association, is extending an open invitation to yacht owners to join the annual Sail the Wight sponsored charity race and cruise in company east-about around the Isle of Wight, on Saturday 6th June 2015.
2015 is set be a landmark year for Cowes Harbour with the final stages of works on the new detached Breakwater commencing in June and construction due to be completed by October.
Monday, 30th March, 2015 10:52am
By Louisa Mamakou with one comment