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19 Gaffers were on the start line in the 61st Solent Annual Race, 31st August 2018.

Bill Loram gets out on the water around the coast of Essex to get a hands on experience of our maritime history through the Colne Smack & Barge Race and the West Mersea Dredging Match.

The Saturday weather was glorious, with an easterly force 3. Perfect conditions for the 23 small boats vying for the many prizes.

There was very little water at the Wade, but everyone got over.

Why not think about joining a consortium to own your dream gaffer, with opportunities to sail off the English and French coasts. Read on for details of this exciting opportunity!

Read about Joanna Tall's journey to Yarmouth in time for Regatta this year