Ross Hobson
International yachtsman and world record holder   Ross

Ross's race wins and records

2007
Scottish Islands Peaks race; Round the Isle of Wight Race; Loch Ness Monster race (Formula 28 catamaran – Ideal Stelrad)
2006
Round the Isle of Wight Race  25th overall; 2nd Grand Prix Mulihull (Formula 28 catamaran – Charleston)
Route du Rhum singlehanded transatlantic race (43ft Trimaran – Ideal Stelrad) capsized when leading class
2005
Abandoned OSTAR transatlantic singlehanded race due to daggerboard failure when leading (43ft Trimaran - Mollymawk)
2004
World Passage Record Bermuda – Plymouth (43ft Trimaran - Mollymawk)
2003
Winner 2 handed round the Isle of Wight race (40ft Trimaran - Mollymawk)
Winner 50ft multihull (45ft Trimaran - Mollymawk) class 2 handed Transat Jacques Vabre transatlantic race Le Havre (France) to San Salvador (Brazil)
2002
Round Britain and Ireland 2 Handed race (40ft trimaran - Mollymawk) 1st overall, 1st in class, Boxhall Trophy
MOCRA multihull offshore champion (40ft Trimaran - Mollymawk)
2001
World Passage Record Plymouth – La Rochelle (40ft Trimaran – Netergery.com)
2000
Scottish 3 Peaks Race (40ft Trimaran) 1st overall (New race record, New sailing record) Currently hold 6 of the 10 race records
Europe – Newman STAR (40ft Trimaran - Mollymawk) dismasted when lying 14th overall and leading class
1999
RORC Multihull Offshore series (40ft Trimaran - Mollymawk) 2nd overall
RORC Morgan Cup (40ft Trimaran) 1st Multihull
RORC Fastnet Race (35ft Trimaran – Paradox) 28th boat to 'the rock', 43rd overall, 2nd small multihull class
1998
JOG Cowes - Guernsey, Schroeder race (F40 Catamaran) 1st Multihull
1996
RORC Multihull Offshore series (F40 Catamaran) 2nd overall
Hoya Round the Island race (F40 Catamaran) 6th overall; 1st Grand Prix Multihull
1995
Scottish 3 Peaks Race (F40 Catamaran – Fingers Crossed) 3rd overall, 2 leg records
1994
Scottish 3 Peaks Race (Beneateau 1st Class 8 – Mr Shifter) 4th overall; New monohull record
1993
Universal 500 3 Peaks (Sigma 33) 3rd overall; Royal Marines Lympton Challenge
Round Britain and Ireland 2 Handed race (Beneateau 1st Class 8 – LiveWire)  24th overall; 4th in class;  Henri-Lloyd Trophy
1992
Universal 500 3 Peaks (Beneteau 39) 5th Overall
1989
Scottish 3 Peaks Race (Waarschip ¼ Tonner) Thermal Transfer Trophy
1987
British 3 Peaks Race (Waarschip ¼ Tonner) Pennington Arms Trophy, De Vonge Champagne Trophy
1984-87
Skipper on Waarschip ¼ Tonner – Red Arrow: NECRA (North East Cruiser Racer Association) winning numerous club and NECRA races.

1976- 78
Foredeck crew on NIOPS (Northern Ireland Offshore Points Series) winning boats