Royal London Yacht Club Presentation
Over 60 people attended a presentation by K1 Britannia, followed by dinner at the Royal London Yacht Club in Cowes, on the first night of Cowes Classics Week, July 20th
Rosemary Joy, curator at the Classic Boat Museum, gave a resume of the original Britannia’s history and racing career illustrated with photographs from the period, including those of her owners Edward VII and George V. A short film on the building of K1 Britannia in Russia was shown and Scott Ward, Director of K1 Britannia, gave a presentation on the charity platform www.greenzones.org that will manage the yacht’s charitable aims.
The evening was featured in Island Life Magazine, the local society magazine for the Isle of Wight.
All photographs by Martin Potter of Island Life Magazine http://www.visitilife.com/