The 2018 Sevenstar Round Britain and Ireland Race is set to start from the Royal Yacht Squadron line at noon on Sunday 12th August, directly after Lendy Cowes Week.
Tony Lawsons' MOD70 Concise 10 will be skippered by Ned Collier Wakefield in the Sevenstar Round Britain and Ireland Race © Rick Tomlinson / http://www.rick-tomlinson.com
The 2018 Sevenstar Round Britain and Ireland Race will feature a wide variety of yachts racing under the IRC rating rule as well as one design and open classes, such as IMOCA, Class40 and Multihulls.
The Sevenstar Round Britain and Ireland Race is undoubtedly one of the toughest of all yacht races.
Start: Cowes Sunday 12th August 2018
1 epic non-stop 1,805nm race
1 long test of endurance
1 major achievement
Today, the Royal Ocean Racing Club announced the continued support of leading Dutch yacht transport and logistics company, Sevenstar Yacht Transport who remain title sponsor of their most tactically challenging offshore race, run every four years: The Sevenstar Round Britain and Ireland Race 2018.