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Day Two Wight Shipyard One Ton Cup

Fast is Fun The breeze was on for the second day of the Wight Shipyard One Ton Cup with over 20 knots pumping from the west. Three windward leeward races created some epic FAST40+ action in the Solent combat zone. Peter Morton's Girls on Film came out with all guns blazing to win the first race of the day. Niklas Zennstrom's Rán answered with two victories to lead the challenge for the One Ton Cu...
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Many have tried few have succeeded…

Wight Shipyard One Ton Cup Organised by the Royal Ocean Racing Club Round Five of the FAST40+ Race Circuit 13-16 September, 2018 The One Ton Cup is steeped in history and reputation in the world of yacht racing. Created by the Cercle de la Voile de Paris (CVP – Paris Yacht Club) in 1899, past winners include many legends in the sport of sailing; Syd Fischer, Harold Cudmore, Henrik Soder...
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Rán 7 comes from behind to win Lendy Cowes Week

Rán 7 crew: Niklas Zennström, Ellie Cumpsty, Connor Banks, Tom Needham, Toby Iles, Ollie Glanville, Revelin Minihane, Tim Powell, Justin Slattery, Steve Hayles, Adrian Stead. Niklas Zennstrom's Carkeek designed Rán 7 has won Round 4 of the FAST40+ Class Circuit at Lendy Cowes Week. Rán 7 came from behind to take the lead from Peter Morton's CF40+ Girls on Film, which was runner-up. Bas de V...
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Rán turns up the heat at Lendy Cowes Week

FAST40+ Race Circuit Round 4 Lendy Cowes Week - Day Three 06 August, 2018 Rán turns up the heat at Lendy Cowes Week After a four hour delay for wind, the FAST40+ Class sprung into action on the third day of Lendy Cowes Week. Niklas Zennstrom's Rán took the gun for Race 5, but a second place for Peter Morton's Girl's on Film keeps the Isle of Wight team on top of the leaderboard by a s...
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Girls on Film just in front

Round 4 FAST40+ Class DAY TWO Lendy Cowes Week Sunday 05 August, 2018 The second day of Lendy Cowes Week delivered fantastic conditions for the FAST40+ Class. An easterly breeze held out for the duration of the day, and with a sea state enhanced by wind over tide mixed with tropical temperatures, the Solent was the perfect playground. PRO Stuart Childerley got the fleet away on time for ...
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First Blood to Pace at Lendy Cowes Week

2018 FAST40+ Race Circuit Round 4 - Day One Lendy Cowes Week   Racing for the FAST40+ Class at Lendy Cowes Week started right on schedule but it was far from an ordinary day in the grand prix class at Britain's favourite regatta. In blazing heat, and a light yet stable northerly breeze, Niall & Olivia Dowling's Pace won Race One having nailed the pin end of the line of the windward-l...
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Preview Round Four – Lendy Cowes Week

The FAST40+ Class is back in action from August 4-7 for Round 4 of the FAST40+ Class Race Circuit, as part of Lendy Cowes Week. Eight races are scheduled over four days of racing with windward leeward and round the cans races in the mix. Last year's Lendy Cowes Week Champion Girls on Film bids a welcome return to Peter Morton on the tiller. Morty is returning after a shoulder injury, wh...
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Day Two: HYS FAST40+ National Championship

Rán – All to play for tomorrow June 30, 2018 Niklas Zennstrom's Swedish Carkeek designed Rán VII put in a stellar performance on the second day of the HYS FAST40+ National Championship, scoring two bullets, to take the lead for the regatta by six points. Bas de Voogd's Dutch Carkeek MkIII Hitchhiker was also in fine form, lifting the team to second place for the championship. Once again, Fil...
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Preview HYS FAST40+ National Championship

The FAST40+ Class is back in action 29 June – 01 July, for Round 3 of the 2018 FAST40+ Circuit. The head turning carbon-flyers will be competing for the HYS FAST40+ National Championship, organised by the Royal Thames Yacht Club. Hamble Yacht Services continues their support of the FAST40+ Class announcing a partnership set for the next three years. “Hamble Yacht Services has supported the ...
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Rán Come Back in Poole Bay

Niklas Zennstrom's Swedish Carkeek designed Rán has won Round Two of the FAST40+ Circuit, coming out on top by just four points in a thrilling series of six races in Poole Bay. Rán won just two of the six races, held as part of the International Paint Poole Regatta. Stewart Whitehead's Carkeek MkIII Rebellion was on the race podium on five occasions, winning Race 5, to finish the regatta in se...
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