"Opening the sailing season for us in Cowes this weekend," writes Capt. Stuart McIntosh
, "are RORC's Easter Challenge with a 51-strong competitive fleet and its unique emphasis on training, plus JOG's Cowes-Cherbourg-Cowes race. These and many other events and calendar highlights are listed in the 2016-2017 Cowes Port Handbook
, which I am pleased to say is out today."
Read the March 2016 newsletter for the latest navigational updates, news on the Harbour Advisory Committee's new Chairman, the new waterside Sugar Store Events Centre, and other harbour news.
• March 2016 CHC NewsletterTop photo: In amongst the action on day two of the RORC Easter Challenge. Credit RORC / Paul Wyeth.