Carpe Diem is an entry all the way from St Helena Island itself, owned and skippered by James Hearne. She is a Bavaria 38. Recently James and his family completed a circumnavigation on her returning to St Helena as their last leg. He is a very experienced sailor. On St Helena he runs a company called St Helena Yacht services and is also the Commodore of St Helena Yacht club. He plans to bring a crew of “Saints” with him to compete in this event. Another dark horse for this event.

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