Yachting Monthly was invited to join HKJ Firestarter for the 2013 Round the Island Race

The start of the 2013 Round the Island Race was blessed with clear skies and 13-17 knots of wind, making the race one of the fastest in recent history.

Yachting Monthly was invited to join HKJ Firestarter for the Round the Island Race, finishing with a corrected time of 07:38:53. Watch the video below to see the highlights of the race condensed into just a few minutes:


Click here to see a time lapse video of the fleet rounding the Needles
. Keep an eye out for the yachts that hit the wreck at 0:17 and 0:39.