Round the Island Race 2020
Experience the UK’s fourth largest sports participation event from the stunning shores of the Isle of Wight. Attracting thousands of racers and even more spectators to the Isle’s shore every year, the Round the Island Race is a one-day yacht race around the Isle of Wight and it’s back for May 2020. As one of the world’s largest yacht races, this event has to be seen to be fully appreciated.
Competitors travel from all over the world to take part in the Round the Island race, including world-record holders. If you’re interested in witnessing this incredible feat for yourself, our Isle of Wight Holiday Parks are perfectly located for views across the glorious coastline.
To find out more about the race, how to enter and the best places to watch, take a look at the Round the Island website.
Take a look at last year’s Round the Island Race highlights and get ready for the sailing event of the year!
Book Your Accommodation
Thorness Bay Holiday Park is the perfect base if you’re looking for accommodation nearby, with great vantage points just a short drive away from the park. From luxury lodges to an abundance of touring and camping pitches, we’ve got accommodation to suit all types of groups and families.
We’d highly recommend the 20 minute drive to Fort Victoria to watch the race from Sconce Point, or head to the start and finish points at Cowes in less than 15 minutes. To view the full race itinerary and discover the best observation points, check out the Round the Island website.
Where and When
29th - 31st May 2020
all around the Isle of Wight
One of the world's largest yacht races comes to the Isle of Wight. Over 15,000 sailors are expected to take part in this epic event.