The event, organised by Plymouth's Royal Western Yacht Club, was the world's first solo ocean race and was the result of a bet between Sir Francis Chichester and Mr Blondie Hasler.
What does RWYC stand for?
RWYC stands for Royal Western Yacht Club (UK)
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Race organisers the Royal Western Yacht Club said: "Whatever happened to ruling the waves?
The race is organized by the Royal Ocean Racing Club in conjunction with the Royal Yacht Squadron and the Royal Western Yacht Club, Plymouth.