This RORC event is a perpetual favourite and a strong fleet have returned to contest the race this year:
The race website:
The race tracker:
Due to the prevailing weather conditions they have decided that the race direction will be reversed and will now be anticlockwise.
In the Multihulls Damien Foxall of Oman Sail/Musandam are hoping to break the race record which is currently held by the Maxi trimaran BP5 at 3 days, 3 hours, 49 minutes, 14 seconds.