Rona Sailing Project has a successful ASTO Small Ships Race 2016

Every year the Association of Sail Training Organisations (ASTO) organises a small ships race in Cowes to mark the end of the summer sailing season. As per RSP tradition, all four boats - Donald Searle, Rona II, Merrilyn and Lady Shona participated, with crew members chosen from 2016 Amory and Scott Award Holders.

Merrilyn, skippered by Charlie Clarke came third in class while Donald Searle came second, skippered by Nigel Sharp. Merrilyn was also awarded best dressed crew.

Read more about the event here 

Many thanks to ASTO for hosting a great event and we look forward to the 2017 event on October 7th

 

 

Just some of the Rona Sailing Project crew and volunteers who participated in the ASTO Small Ships Race 2016

Just some of the Rona Sailing Project crew and volunteers who participated in the ASTO Small Ships Race 2016