Welcome to the 2016 Etchells Worlds Cowes

Welcome to the 2016 Etchells Worlds Cowes Cowes has an unsurpassed heritage in racing yachts and indeed the world’s most famous yacht race, the America’s Cup, was first raced from Cowes around the Isle of Wight in 1851.

Action from the final day at the Etchells World Championship. Interviews with all of the winning team and a master class on heavy weather trimming from Jim Saltonstall.
The overall winner of the 2016 Etchells World Championship is John Bertrand (AUS), representing the Royal Brighton Yacht Club, with a crew of Paul Blowers (GBR) and Ben Lamb (AUS). “It's been a roller coaster ride.” said Bertrand winning his second Etchells Worlds at 69 years of age.