Round The Island Race - 2018 Weather Briefing

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Weather Briefing - Friday 6th July, 2018 at 18:00hrs
Race Day - Saturday 7th July, 2017 at 06:30hrs

As Official Technical Partner, Raymarine will once again team with leading marine meteorologist, Simon Rowell, to deliver the all-important pre-race weather strategy using the high precision Theyr weather and ocean forecasting app via Raymarine’s Axiom multifunction navigation system and powerful LightHouse 3 operating software.

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The anticipated race conditions, weather, tide, sea state... it's the information that participants in the 2018 Round the Island Race are eager to know to give them that competitive edge.

Raymarine have been providing this essential pre-race data for over 10 years, and we are proud to announce that we will be at the Event Centre, Cowes Yacht Haven for the 2018 Live Weather Briefing on the evening before the race.

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The 2018 Round The Island Race Weather Briefing begins at 6pm on Friday 6th July, 2018.

Watch last year's replay below.


Purchase a new AIS700 and Get £150 Cashback

May 1st to July 31st, 2018

OFFER: If you are racing the 2018 Round the Island Race and purchase a NEW Raymarine AIS700 between May 1st and July 31st you are entitled to £150 cashback.


  1. You are competing in the 2018 Round the Island race and havve a copy of your race entry.
  2. You purchase a NEW Raymarine AIS700 from any Raymarine retailer or Certified service dealer between 1 May 2018 and 31 July 2018.
  3. Provide a copy of the purchase invoice and a copy of your race entry Download Cashback form here.
  4. 4. Within 30-days of purchase, mail the items as per listed below to:

    AIS700 Cashback Raymarine UK Ltd
    Cartwright Drive,
    Hampshire PO15 5RJ

    • copy of your invoice
    • copy of your race entry
    • completed Cashback Form

See Cashback Offer Terms, Conditions, Limitations and Exclusions (on reverse) for additional requirements and other important information.