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Island Race
2017   Happy being all at sea for Island race
2013   Mixing it with world's best
2012   Slow race around isle
2011   Gybe Ho! Sheppey Sailors Set Sail
2010   Course bests beaten in record year
Records tumble at annual race
2009   Toby wins it for Island
Home success in Island race
2008   Off round the island
Course record smashed
2007   It's your round
Large turnout for Island race
2006   It's not all plain sailing
From far and wide to race round island
2005   Record-breakers
IOS records tumble
2004   Gentle round-island trip in five hours
It's such a perfect day
2003   What a day for island race
Thrown to Lyons
2002   What a way to see the Island!
Island Race won by Lyons
Island Race Thriller
2001   Only the Brave Finish Island Race
Island racers defy 'exciting' conditions
Gales Take Toll on Island Race
Memories: 1961 Island Race
2000   Round Island test
1998   Sailboard success in yacht race
1997   A breeze for sailors racing round island
1996   Island sailors come to a slow, slot halt
1995   Yachties' shining win
1994   Defying a host of watery surpirses
1993   Island Race
1991   Island sailors enjoy ideal conditions
1990   On the crest of a wave
1989   Racers' full circle
Round Sheppey - Slowly
Racers make their way around Island
1988   Windsurfer sails into record finish
Ahoy There
1987   Island race runs out of wind
Sailboarder victory as fleet is becalmed
1986   Race round the Isle with 260 entries
1985   Record entry for yacht club
1984   Yacht Race success to suit a
silver jubilee
1982   Record entry for Island race
1981   Calm winds make it lazy racing for cup
1979   Calm seas cause chaos for Island yacht race
Lack of breeze spoils race day
1977   Sheppey's Sunny Sail Day
1976   Island Yachts Race
1972   Rough going in Round the Island Race
1967   Murray First Home
Everything was perfect except for the weather
1966   Moth Wins Round Island Yacht Race
1965   Round Island Yacht Race
1963   Island Race
1961   81 Yachts in Race
1960   BBC Televise Island Yacht Race
1959   Island Race Goes to Gravesend Club

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