posted on September 30, 2013 17:03
In the first leg of the Lycamobile Mediterranean Tall Ships Regatta, Spirit of Oysterhaven crossed the finish line in Toulon, France in first place in Class C. Competing in a fleet of 26 vessels Spirit of Oysterhaven, skippered by Tom O'Leary, started the 250 mile race in Barcelona on Tuesday the 24th of September.
Before the race Tom was awarded a special presentation by the Mayor of Barcelona for having made the longest journey to get to Barcelona in the shortest time. The next leg commences in Toulon today Monday the 30th of September with the fleet sailing to La Spezia in Italy.
You can follow the race on Yellow Brick here