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SOLIS ORTUS - IRC Division 1C

Boat details
Sail numberGBR8258R
Handicap1.048
ClassIRC Division 1C
Design typeJeanneau Sun Fast 3600
Hull colour-
Year built2019
Entered byNigel Coxshall
HistoryFirst time at the round the island race. Races in the local channel island races. Has a colourful vinyl wrap depicting Solis Ortus at the front of a race fleet. Solis Ortus is latin and means Rising Sun, because the boat is a SunFast we wanted to get the word Sun into her name somehow.
Skipper and crew
SkipperNigel Coxshall
Skipper's CVLearnt to sail on dinghies as an afternoon activity at school. Now I run Go-Sail.je, a yacht charter and RYA sailing school in Jersey. I have three young girls who are keen on sailing and enjoy spending time on all of the boats. I'm a volunteer for the RNLI.
Crew informationThe round the island race is on their bucket list of must do sailing events. A number of them race Hobie Cats in Jersey and a few have started sailing with Go-Sail and completed a number of RYA courses and are continuing their sailing through our membership programme.