"Racing Jumbos will be a dynamic means of encouraging people of all ages to engage with the sea and each other whilst learning seamanship skills, developing self-esteem and a sense of pride in the town's rich heritage."         Jonny Nance

RACING BEGAN IN 2011 AND IS SET TO BECOME A SPECTATOR SPORT

 

 THE JUMBO RACE during BOATS IN THE BAY 2011

 

William Paynter leads Celeste on her launch day. Photo: Damian Nance

The jumbos start from their moorings -somewhere behind that smoke!

 

                                            'They're off!'