Three Peaks Yacht Race 2012

Three Peaks Yacht Race – the final result

After 4 and a half days, large winds, no winds, rowing and a few hours on the mountains, Team Rho completed the Three Peaks Yacht Race a little after 09.30 on Thursday 21st June.  It was a close race to the end, but an engine issue entering Corpach saw Rho rowing into the marina and…

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Three Peaks Yacht Race- Race Report 07.41 Monday 18th June

Race Report- Skipper Nick Woolven. 07.41 18/06/12 Sat night was vile – we were unlucky as the wind did veer as quickly as we thought.  We recovered from that and  clawed our way back to fifth at C’von mainly due to some excellent teamwork short tacking under the cliffs of the Llyn peninsula to stay…

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Three Peaks Yacht Race 2012 -Fitting the rowing rigs

With just over a week to go before the Three Peaks Yacht Race, we have been busy preparing Rho for the race. Final preparations included the fitting of the rowing rig; the Three Peaks Yacht Race allows permits the use of rowing, which is helpful during periods of calm or when trying to punch through…

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