London, United Kingdom (PressExposure) February 09, 2009 -- Neil McGrigor, Race Organiser, said, âRB12 is working with Carbon Advice Group Plc to help reduce and offset the carbon emissions associated with the Round Britain Race. Our objective is to work closely with all the participants, support services and logistics involved with the Race to ensure the entire event is carbon neutral from beginning to the end.â
âWe are delighted to be working with such a high-profile event from the outsetâ said Carbon Advice Group Affiliate network founder Matthew Sullivan. âWe will help the organizers to look at the environmental impact of the race and will aim to minimize its carbon footprint as far as possible,â he continued.
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About the 2012 Round Britain Powerboat Race Unlike its predecessors run in 1969,1984 and 2008, in which competitors navigated the Caledonian Canal, the 2012 race will entail a complete circumnavigation of Britain making it the toughest endurance powerboat race in the world.
The 2012 race is being organised by Neil McGrigor. He has a long established passion for powerboating and currently holds the record for the fastest non-stop circumnavigation of Britain in a time of 27 hrs 10 mins. Neil also has firsthand experience of the Round Britain Race having competed in the 2008, finishing 5th in his class and 7th overall.
McGrigor has appointed Lynx Sports Management to help run the event and ensure the various environmental, safety and maritime issues are correctly covered. The 2012 race, supported by the Royal Yachting Association, will be limited to 50 boats. The final route, classes and also race categories will be finalised over the coming months, however it is confirmed to start & finish in London just prior to the start of the 2012 Olympic Games.
For further information please contact Stuart McKean. Telephone: mobile - +44(0)7968 947 609 Telephone: office - +44(0)1590 626444 Email: email@example.com http://www.rb12.com