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Waiting for an Indian Summer – Again

Waiting for an Indian Summer – Again
Déjà vu. Last year, I sat in Corpach and wrote a story about waiting for the last boat to arrive, with the title ‘Waiting for Read More

From Tasmania to Fort William

From Tasmania to Fort William
Jos Schouten from Launceston Tasmania spent 6 months training for the Tasmanian 3 Peaks Yacht Race, only to have the boat he was due to Read More

A Classic Tilman Team

A Classic Tilman Team
When Andrew Hayward and David Wolfendale ran across the line to finish on Wednesday evening and take 5th place overall for JourneyMaker, Read More

The Competition Continues

The Competition Continues
The first 3 places may be decided but there are still plenty of trophies to race for, including the title of King of the Mountains, and the Read More

Race on Ben Nevis for Second Place

Race on Ben Nevis for Second Place
In a burst of sunshine between heavy showers Nunatak was the second yacht to come into sight from the finish at Corpach. They were rowing Read More

Vlad Wins Again

Vlad Wins Again
At 01.20 Keith Read and Adam Marcinowicz came back down off Ben Nevis to met their team mates, Greg Marsh, Will Appleby and Ric Searle, and Read More

Go for Fort William

Go for Fort William
Race leaders Vlad the Impaler look all set to reach Fort William this evening. After their ‘night of the northerlies’ things Read More

Stormer Dismasted

Stormer Dismasted
At midday on Tuesday Stormer motored back into Whitehaven, a sorry sight ... minus their mast. Having completed the course this far, they Read More

Decision Day

Decision Day
By Tuesday morning the boats further back in the race often have to make a call as to whether they can continue. It’s down to Read More

Comings and Goings

Comings and Goings
Throughout the day the checkpoints at Whitehaven, Ennerdale and Wasdale have had runners and riders passing through and the teams have all Read More

After the Calm ...

After the Calm ...
After the calm comes the storm. By dawn on Monday the cold northerly wind had risen and was making life difficult for the runners off Read More

Vlad Comes and Goes

Vlad Comes and Goes
Vlad the Impaler just made it in through the Whitehaven lock gate before low tide arriving in the harbour at 11 minutes past midnight on Read More

Waiting

Waiting
Waiting for wind. Waiting for boats. The second day of the race has been a complete contrast to the first, which had plenty of wind and Read More

Over Snowdon and Through the Strait

Over Snowdon and Through the Strait
Through night teams arrived by sea and on foot at the marshals caravan on the waterside at Caernarfon. The heavy rain showers continued and Read More

A night time run on Snowdon

A night time run on Snowdon
As the fleet made their way towards Bardsey Head the wind speed increased and showers swept down the coast as the forecast wet weather Read More

A Fine  Start

A Fine Start
It was a fine day for the start of the race, with the predicted heavy showers holding off so the crowds could enjoy the build up to the Read More

All Arrived in Barmouth

All Arrived in Barmouth
Preparations for the Powerbar 30th anniversary 3 Peaks Yacht Race have been running remarkably smoothly today. All 27 competing yachts Read More

Team Vlad Back in Business

Team Vlad Back in Business
Team Accelerate will once again be involved in the PowerBar Three Peaks Yacht Race, providing athletes to one of the race favourites, the Read More

Stars and Satellites

Stars and Satellites
As the yachts entered in this years PowerBar 3 Peaks Yacht Race make their way towards Barmouth preparations for the race continue. A huge Read More

A Full Race & Worldwide TV Coverage

A Full Race & Worldwide TV Coverage
This years race has a full entry is looking set to be one of the most competitive and exciting for years. In the early days of the race Read More

PowerBar® Sponsors 30th Anniversary Three Peaks Yacht Race

PowerBar® Sponsors 30th Anniversary Three Peaks Yacht Race
Sports nutrition brand PowerBar are the sponsors of this years Three Peaks Yacht Race. The Barmouth to Fort William PowerBar Three Peaks Read More

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