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One thing we would be beat Cowes on is the weather -- which can be uncertain in the UK.
Cowes Week is the largest regatta of its kind in the world, involving 8,500 competitors ranging from Olympic and world class professionals to weekend sailors.
Located on the Isle of Wight, Cowes is connected to the mainland by ferry services.
Two more days of racing remain in Cowes and forecasters are predicting strong winds today.
We stayed in Shanklin, and although it is right on the south coast of the island it only took around half an hour to drive there from Cowes.
Cowes won 5-3 and Burrows went on to score a hat-trick.
Shirley, who last week entertained corporate clients at Cowes regatta on the island, said: "Jamie proposed after the Games and it was a great moment.
Then, on August 23rd, Buzzi himself piloted the Red FPT FB to win the prestigious Cowes Torquay Cowes Race, in a breathtaking, 182-mile nonstop nail-biter on the English South Coast.
This contract is for the detailed design, construction, delivery and commissioning of a replacement floating bridge to operate between Cowes and East Cowes; the successful company will be expected to undertake all routine maintenance within the first 12 months of commissioning.
Muscat: Record-breaking MOD70 Musandam-Oman Sail will be on the trail of new trophies in August when it arrives to Cowes on the Isle of Wight, one of the world's most celebrated sailing centres, to take part in two pinnacle events of the 2014 British offshore racing season.
A friend discovered Mr Fear hanging from the bannister of his home in Cowes, Isle of Wight, on Monday.
This fantastic prize includes return vehicle ferry crossing from Southampton to Cowes and a week's stay at the family-friendly Gurnard Pines resort.
But in fact, the makers of Talisker, the smokey single malt distilled on the Isle of Skye, thought it a brilliant wheeze to drop anchor on Cowes waterfront, and join the celebrations for the world's oldest regatta.
London, August 15 (ANI): Hundreds of boats owners dropped their anchors to watch the world's first sail-in movie on Friday, to mark a remarkable end to Cowes Week - the world's biggest sailing regatta.