The sixteenth combined clubs' Jersey Regatta, which incorporated the inaugural Channel Islands IRC Championship, was held in the Island's beautiful St Aubin's Bay in near perfect conditions over the weekend of 12th – 14th September. This year saw the inaugural Spinlock IRC Channel Islands Regional Championship for IRC cruisers that provided an added ingredient to give proceedings that added bit of edge. The special 30th Anniversary Spinlock IRC prize for the boat with the earliest IRC certificate was presented to Commodore Julian Barber, owner of the Farr 727 Super Q, by IRC Advocate
James Gales. Super Q's certificate is number 155!