The Race Records

Like most established events the Azores and Back Race has quite a number of outstanding records for the individual legs.

OVER 40ft

Monohulls
Outward leg - Set 1987

05-23-11 - Cherry Valley Super Duck
(Panic 60)
Robert Nickerson & Mark Fitzgerald

Monohulls
Return leg - Set 1991

05-10-08 - Panic Major (Panic 60)
Robert Nickerson & Martin Selles
(The same yacht racing under different
names)

Multihulls
Outward and Return legs - Set 1987

06-14-50 & 07-07-20
Novanet Elite (75ft Catamaran)

Monohulls - Water ballasted

Outward leg & Return leg - Set 2003
08-02-52 & 05-19-14 Roaring Forty
Michael Kleinjans

 

40ft and UNDER

Monohulls - Single handed fixed ballast
Outward leg - Set 1995

07-23-57 - Luneborg (Contessa 32)
Ronny Nollet

Monohulls - Single handed fixed ballast
Return leg - Set 1999

09-04-41- Hakuna Matata (Mustang 30)
Charles Allen

Monohulls - Two handed fixed ballast
Outward leg - Set 1995

06-23-24 - Midnight Getaway (MG335)
Andrew & Jon Firebrace

Monohulls - Two handed fixed ballast
Return leg - Set 1991

06-14-13 Roxanne (35ft One off)
Sylvia & Jan -Willem Kesteloo

Monohulls - Water ballasted
Outward leg - Set 1995

06-16-35 Q11 (35ft One off)
Mary Falk & Jenny Pocock

Monohulls - Water ballasted
Return leg - Set 2003

05-13-36 La Promesse
Ronny Nollet

Multihulls
Outward leg - Set 1995

04-22-14 Spirit of England (40ft Ttri)
Peter Clutterbuck & Brian Thompson

Multihulls
Return leg - Set 1991

Helena Darvelid & Brian Thompson
05-04-34 Transient (35ft tri)