The world's largest offshore yacht race begins

The world's largest offshore yacht race began today in the Solent. More than 300 boats from 20 nations are competing in the 611-mile Fastnet Race, which started in Cowes on the Isle of Wight. Hannah Costigan reports.

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Fastnet sailing race 2013

The 2013 Fastnet sailing race takes place today with more than three hundred yachts taking part in the 611-mile biennial race between Cowes and Plymouth.