Yachts rounding the Needles

Stunning scene off the Isle of Wight Credit: Hannah Costigan

Yachts off the Needles during the Round the Island Race.


Round the Island race round-up

Around 1,500 yachts took part in the Round the Island race around the Isle of Wight. Recently knighted Ben Ainslie smashed the race record for the fastest circuit in a multi-hulled boat.