A great start and great weather as the Class A’s pass the starting gate in Torbay for the 2016 Antwerp to Lisbon Race
Position 38º 36’N 009º 29’W – Off Cabo Raso. At 1900 hours local time the ships got away to a flying start making anything from 10-15 knots It was another great Lisbon tall ships race, with bright sunshine well into the evening and a North Westerly force 5 filling their sails
Some late evening sun, tomorrow the race to Cadiz. In the background, the Church of Santa Engrácia, a 17th century monument. Originally a church and now the National Pantheon
Sunny weather, blue skies and an offshore breeze greeted the race start, off Blyth, for the 2016 North Sea Regatta, destination Gothenburg.
A few pre-race shots from Blyth as the fleet gets into gear with some last minute adjustments before the race start to Gothenburg
The Swedish Ship Gotheborg A season on the quay, Pir 4 Eriksberg. Sweden 2016 Some black & white images with a few splashes of colour, taken on and around Pir 4