Marine Industry Regatta date for 2017

The Marine Industry Regatta will take place on 17 May 2017 The Marine Industry Regatta will take place on 17 May 2017
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The Marine Industry Regatta team have announced that next year’s event will take place on Wednesday 17 May 2017.

With Survitec Group sponsoring the regatta for the third year in a row, it also has continued support from Mercator Media, Marine Ad Agency, SunSail UK, Marine Resources, Marine Superstore & Sportography.

The 2017 event will jointly raise funds for the John Merricks Sailing Trust and the Andrew Simpson Sailing Foundation.

Ian Walker, trustee of the John Merricks Sailing Trust, said: “Last year’s Marine Industry Regatta was great fun and I had the pleasure of sailing with fellow Trustee Rod Carr OBE and several John Merricks Sailing Trust award winners.”

“We are delighted that the event will again be supporting the John Merricks Sailing Trust and I hope to be there to support it and meet many industry sailing friends both old and new.”

Survitec Group are currently attending METSTRADE 2016 at stand 03.128 where you can find out more about the Marine Industry Regatta 2017.

Once again, huge thanks to Survitec Group for their continuing support by naming the Andrew Simpson Sailing Foundation as one of the official charities of the Marine Industry Regatta,” said Richard Percy, CEO Andrew Simpson Sailing Foundation.

He concluded: “The regatta is a great opportunity for all those involved with the marine industry to get out of the office for the day and have some fun racing on the Solent.”

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