Dutch champion ORC1 2011
The Van Beuningen Trophy went to the delighted crew of the Miles4Justice sailing yacht on Saturday evening 5 November 2011, during the price giving ceremony at the Royal Yachtclub KR&ZV De Maas in Rotterdam. The chairman of the North Sea Club, Prof. Dr. H. Sol awarded the trophy to the team and praised them for their efforts for the foundation.
Overall 1st price
Announcement on the site of the Noordzee Club: Milies4Justice 1st place overall in ORC 1 ranking 2011.
Deltaweek Race 2011 (1st price)
The Deltaweek Race was held from the 8th until the 10th of July, 2011. The Miles4Justice team achieved 1st place on both days in the IRC 1 classification and 1st place on both days in the ORC 1 classification. This year our tactician Hoost van der Ham got support from America’s Cup winner Peter van Niekerk.
Click here for an article about this race on BNDeStem.nl (Dutch)
Lenco Regatta (2nd price)
From the 25th until the 26th of June, 2011. The team won overall 2nd price.
Click here for the results of the Lenco Regatta.
Delta Lloyd NSR 2011 (3rd price)
Tuesday 31st of May, 2011, the Regatta started with the Vuurschepenrace from Scheveningen to Harwich. This offshore race is had a total length of 110 miles and was the opening of the Delta Lloyd North Sea Regatta. On Friday the 3rd of June 2011 the R.O.R.C. North Sea race started returning to The Netherlands. In the weekend of 10 until 13th of June 500 teams sailed races before the coast of Scheveningen. Miles4Justice raised awareness for justice during these events.
For more information about the Delta Lloyd North Sea Regatta, please visit: http://www.nsr.nl
Oktober races 2011 (2nd price)
More information about the Oktober races Hindeloopen 2011: click here
Deltaweek Race 2010 (1st price)
The sailing team of Miles4Justice participated in the Deltaweek Race between 9 -11 July 2010 in Colijnsplaat, Zeeland. On Sunday 11 July 2010 the team finished in first place and received first price of the Deltaweekfinals ORC 2. Guest sailors on our boat were America’s Cup winner Peter van Niekerk as tactician and navigator Ruud Kapteyn.
Sponsored by A.W. Bruna Uitgevers B.V.
J.P. Morgan 2009/2010
J.P. Morgan Round the Island Race (UK) June 19, 2010. The annual J.P. Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race, organised by the Island Sailing Club, is one of the most popular fixtures on the Solent racing calendar. Competitors come from Europe and the USA, as well as all over the UK, to follow the 50 mile course round the Isle of Wight.
Starting on the famous Royal Yacht Squadron line in Cowes, the fleet races westabout, to The Needles, round St Catherine’s Point and Bembridge Ledge buoy back into the Solent. Spectators can find many vantage points, both on the mainland and Isle of Wight, to watch the race progress.
Over 60 prizes are awarded for the event and every boat completing the race receives a memento of the occasion.
With our boat in class IRC group 0, we finished 18th out of 45.
Messink Cup 2009/2011 (1st price)
Each year in early summer, Messink Yachts organizes a regatta on the IJsselmeer.
In 2009,2010,2011 the sailing team participated in this sail event called the Messink Cup and won the first price.