The British ITV television series, Harry Redknapp’s Sandbanks Summer, will feature the 2019 Cowes Torquay Cowes race in its second episode tonight.
In the series, former footballer and soccer manager, Redknapp, welcomes celebrity friends to his house in Sandbanks, Britain’s most exclusive residential area.
Tonight, Redknapp challenges Sky Sports presenter Chris Kamara and Liverpool legend John Barnes to a powerboat showdown on the Solent and heads to the Cowes Yacht Haven with his wife Sandra and Barnes to chat with the offshore racers.
ITV 20.00 GMT
John raced Offshore UIM Class 3 in the 1980’s & 1990’s.
He served as the Cowes Torquay Cowes Event Director for 4 years, including running the 50 th Anniversary Event in 2010.
He has recently organised 4 British Offshore races under UKOPRA sanction.
He is the Editor of Powerboat Racing World.