Hive Energy and British solo offshore sailor Will Harris announce partnership for the 2019 Beneteau Figaro 3 Season
A new Beneteau Figaro 3 will be named ‘Hive Energy’ in January 2019 as the global solar power business, Hive Energy Ltd, announce their support of British single-handed sailor Will Harris in the 2019 Figaro season.
As one of the first 50 Figaro 3’s released, Hive Energy will join the French dominated single-handed offshore racing circuit, the Championship du France Elite.
At the helm will be Will Harris who hails from Weybridge, Surrey. At 24-years-old Harris is no beginner to the offshore sailing world, having competed in the Figaro circuit in 2016 with the Offshore Academy. He found success, as the youngest competitor, winning the coveted ‘Rookie’ category (which recognises future sailing talent) in La Solitaire du Figaro as well as several other races.
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