Another large fleet expected for the 36th Edition of the Rolex Middle Sea Race
21 July 2015
With less than three months to go, the Royal Malta Yacht Club is expecting another great fleet for the 36th edition of the Rolex Middle Sea Race next October. Entries for the 606 nautical mile race are rapidly coming in with over fifty boats from eighteen countries already on the list. Prominent among these is one of the newest and arguably the fastest 100’ maxi, Jim Clark and Kristy Hinze-Clark’s Comanche. Ken Read, skipper of Comanche and President of North Sails Group told the RMYC: “Comanche was designed and built to push the boundaries of technology with the ultimate goal of winning prestigious yacht races, and they don’t come much better than the Rolex Middle Sea Race. It is an honour to compete in the 36th edition of this European classic which will be the perfect culmination of a busy summer season of Rolex events as Comanche is due to race in both the Transatlantic and Fastnet Race. As ever, our crew will be pushing hard ...
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