Spectacular images from the Round the Island Race

Lionel Lemonchois helming Prince De Bretagne during the J.P. Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race.
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As the crews and photographers recover from yesterday's JP Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race, circumnavigating the Isle of Wight, England, many new images of the race boats are being posted.

The fleet hit rough seas as they rounded The Needles at the western tip of the Isle of Wight, and had more on their hands than the early settlers when winds freshened to Force 7 on the leg to St Catherines - the southernmost point of the diamond shaped isle.

20110625 Copyright onEdition 2011© Free for editorial use image, please credit: TH Martinez/Sea&Co/onEdition Ben Ainslie Helms Keronimo during the J.P. Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race. The J.P. Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race (Saturday 25th June) is the 4th largest participation sporting event in the UK. Organised by the Island Sailing Club, it is dubbed ÔBritain's favourite yacht raceÕ, attracting over 1,800 yachts and 16,000 competitors. They come to compete in t
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Tonnerre De Breskens 3 clears away the remains of a ripped sail before continuing in the J.P. Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race.
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20110625 Copyright onEdition 2011© Free for editorial use image, please credit: TH Martinez/Sea&Co/onEdition Sir Keith Mills and Olympic Gold Medalist Iain Percy helming Team Origon during the J.P. Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race. The J.P. Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race (Saturday 25th June) is the 4th largest participation sporting event in the UK. Organised by the Island Sailing Club, it is dubbed ÔBritain's favourite yacht raceÕ, attracting over 1,800 yachts and
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20110625 Copyright onEdition 2011© Free for editorial use image, please credit: TH Martinez/Sea&Co/onEdition Kim Hartley helming the Polly Agatha during the J.P. Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race. The J.P. Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race (Saturday 25th June) is the 4th largest participation sporting event in the UK. Organised by the Island Sailing Club, it is dubbed ÔBritain's favourite yacht raceÕ, attracting over 1,800 yachts and 16,000 competitors. They come to co
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20110625 Copyright onEdition 2011© Free for editorial use image, please credit: TH Martinez/Sea&Co/onEdition The Fleet during the J.P. Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race. The J.P. Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race (Saturday 25th June) is the 4th largest participation sporting event in the UK. Organised by the Island Sailing Club, it is dubbed ÔBritain's favourite yacht raceÕ, attracting over 1,800 yachts and 16,000 competitors. They come to compete in the notorious 50 n
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20110625 Copyright onEdition 2011© Free for editorial use image, please credit: TH Martinez/Sea&Co/onEdition Tony Langley helming Weapon of Choice during the J.P. Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race. The J.P. Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race (Saturday 25th June) is the 4th largest participation sporting event in the UK. Organised by the Island Sailing Club, it is dubbed ÔBritain's favourite yacht raceÕ, attracting over 1,800 yachts and 16,000 competitors. They come to c
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20110625 Copyright onEdition 2011© Free for editorial use image, please credit: onEdition The Black Pearl at the J.P. Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race, which this year celebrates it's 80th anniversary and has a record 1908 entrants, making it the biggest yacht race ever held in British waters. The J.P. Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race (Saturday 25th June) is the 4th largest participation sporting event in the UK. Organised by the Island Sailing Club, it is dubbed ÔB

20110625 Copyright onEdition 2011© Free for editorial use image, please credit: onEdition The Black Pearl at the J.P. Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race, which this year celebrates it's 80th anniversary and has a record 1908 entrants, making it the biggest yacht race ever held in British waters. The J.P. Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race (Saturday 25th June) is the 4th largest participation sporting event in the UK. Organised by the Island Sailing Club, it is dubbed ÔB

20110625 Copyright onEdition 2011© Free for editorial use image, please credit: TH Martinez/Sea&Co/onEdition Jean-Pierre Dick helming JP54 during the J.P. Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race. The J.P. Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race (Saturday 25th June) is the 4th largest participation sporting event in the UK. Organised by the Island Sailing Club, it is dubbed ÔBritain's favourite yacht raceÕ, attracting over 1,800 yachts and 16,000 competitors. They come to compete i
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20110625 Copyright onEdition 2011© Free for editorial use image, please credit: onEdition The Black Pearl at the J.P. Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race, which this year celebrates it's 80th anniversary and has a record 1908 entrants, making it the biggest yacht race ever held in British waters. The J.P. Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race (Saturday 25th June) is the 4th largest participation sporting event in the UK. Organised by the Island Sailing Club, it is dubbed ÔB

20110625 Copyright onEdition 2011© Free for editorial use image, please credit: TH Martinez/Sea&Co/onEdition ?? during the J.P. Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race. The J.P. Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race (Saturday 25th June) is the 4th largest participation sporting event in the UK. Organised by the Island Sailing Club, it is dubbed ÔBritain's favourite yacht raceÕ, attracting over 1,800 yachts and 16,000 competitors. They come to compete in the notorious 50 nautical
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20110625 Copyright onEdition 2011© Free for editorial use image, please credit: TH Martinez/Sea&Co/onEdition Lionel Lemonchois helming Prince De Bretagne during the J.P. Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race. The J.P. Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race (Saturday 25th June) is the 4th largest participation sporting event in the UK. Organised by the Island Sailing Club, it is dubbed ÔBritain's favourite yacht raceÕ, attracting over 1,800 yachts and 16,000 competitors. They co
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20110625 Copyright onEdition 2011© Free for editorial use image, please credit: TH Martinez/Sea&Co/onEdition Tony Langley helming Weapon of Choice during the J.P. Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race. The J.P. Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race (Saturday 25th June) is the 4th largest participation sporting event in the UK. Organised by the Island Sailing Club, it is dubbed ÔBritain's favourite yacht raceÕ, attracting over 1,800 yachts and 16,000 competitors. They come to c
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20110625 Copyright onEdition 2011© Free for editorial use image, please credit: TH Martinez/Sea&Co/onEdition The Fleet during the J.P. Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race. The J.P. Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race (Saturday 25th June) is the 4th largest participation sporting event in the UK. Organised by the Island Sailing Club, it is dubbed ÔBritain's favourite yacht raceÕ, attracting over 1,800 yachts and 16,000 competitors. They come to compete in the notorious 50 n
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20110625 Copyright onEdition 2011© Free for editorial use image, please credit: TH Martinez/Sea&Co/onEdition Simon Boulding helming Team Volvo 2 during the J.P. Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race. The J.P. Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race (Saturday 25th June) is the 4th largest participation sporting event in the UK. Organised by the Island Sailing Club, it is dubbed ÔBritain's favourite yacht raceÕ, attracting over 1,800 yachts and 16,000 competitors. They come to com
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