Artemis - Team Endeavour,
Artemis-Team Endeavour (IMOCA 60) and Monster Project (Volvo 70) at the start of the Sevenstar Round Britain and Ireland Race - Credit: Rick Tomlinson/RORC
The Sevenstar Round Britain and Ireland Race started today off Cowes, Isle of Wight following a 21 hour postponement. Watch the highlight montage with aerial footage
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Earlier today Nick Elliott, RORC Racing Manager explained the decision to delay the start of the Sevenstar Round Britain and Ireland Race by 21 hours. The postponed start will take place on Monday 11 August at 0900.
Jens Kellinghusen's Ker 51, Varuna (GER) - Credit: Tim Wright/Photoaction.com
Damian Foxall: Musandam-Oman Sail - Credit: Sander van der Borch
As Tough As It Gets
Organised by the Royal Ocean Racing Club, the Sevenstar Round Britain and Ireland Race is undoubtedly one of the toughest yacht races in the world.
The 2014 edition of the Sevenstar Round Britain and Ireland Race starts from Cowes, Isle of Wight on Sunday 10th August Credit: Rick Tomlinson/RORC
Ireland's three boat team, comprising Anthony O'Leary's Ker 39 Antix, Marc Glimcher's Ker 40 Catapult and Michael Boyd and Niall Dowling's Grand Soleil 43 Quokka 8, today scored the most comprehensive victory in the 22 year history of the Commodores' Cup.
Captain of the three-boat squad, Anthony O'Leary (Antix, Ireland) celebrates dockside today with Marc Glimcher, Catapult (Ireland) - Credit: Rick Tomlinson/ROR
Race four was abandoned after two attempts - Credit: Rick Tomlinson/RORC
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