Competitors from a Maidenhead-based mortgage advisor are set to enter one of the most historic yachting events in the country.
On Saturday, June 1, Mortgage Required, which is based in Broadway, will be entering a boat in the Round the Island race, a one-day race around the Isle of Wight which attracts the likes of Olympian Sir Ben Ainslie and Vendée Globe sailors Alex Thomson and Mike Golding to compete.
Company director Tim Atkinson will be skippering a six-man crew on a Beneteau Oceanis 40 yacht named Madeline, with the team raising money for Alzheimer's Dementia Support.
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