A man from Worcestershire's been badly injured when the yacht he was sailing, was hit by a massive wave in the Pacific Ocean.
Mark Burkes from Shrawley, was on a yacht competing in the Clipper Round The World Race. He's since told his family, he didn't think he would survive the accident.
Members of the US Coast Guard have been presented with official crew Clipper Race jackets for their help during the yacht race rescue.
A sailor from Worcestershire, who was badly injured during a yacht race, says he feared he wasn't going to survive the accident.