Victory in the RORC Cervantes Trophy Race
1st IRC 2 (11.80), 1st & 2nd IRC 3 (10.80), 1st IRC Double (10.80), 1st & 2nd IRC 4 (10.10) in the first proper offshore race of the RORC season across the channel from Cowes to Le Havre. This Cat.3 race of approximately 150nm takes competitors via a number marks from England to France. A first typical trial for those looking to participate in the Fastnet Race.
JPK 11.80 Sunrise won IRC2 and finished 4th overall. Raging Bee won IRC 3 as well as IRC doublehanded in their JPK 10.80, whilst the old faithful Foggy Dew, a JPK 10.10, won IRC4 just ahead of Gioai another JPK 10.10.
Success at 2024 Olympic Sailing Arena
In the future Olympic nautical stadium in France, was the 54th International Mediterranean Nautical Week in April. Over 130 yachts and over 1,000 sailors competed in the region’s largest competition. At the end of the four days, JPK wins 4 of the 6 IRC divisions 1st IRC solo, 1st IRC double, 1st IRC3 & 1st & 2nd IRC4.
YES, HE CAN!
Over the course of his three decades of continued racing at the event, Adam Gosling has won Cowes Week countless times, not to mention a great many other illustrious Solent events such as the Round the Island Race and various race series.
ANOTHER HAPPY OWNER
Sailing is always a priority for Jean Pierre Kelbert especially if its racing one of his beloved JPK’s. On this occasion it was the JPK 10.80“Bouznik” for the Double Handed 2018 “ArMen” race over 300 nautical miles off the coast of Brittany . The JPK owner Francois Valraud show his excitement at achieving a 2nd overall in this very competitive offshore race that offered a range of conditions from light to heavy airs.