Hurst Point and the castle make an ideal vantage point to watch boating events in the western Solent from the mainland.

As the Round The Island race or the Fastnet race fleet funnels out of the Solent there is a good chance to see the yachts from the castle.

RTI Race 1

Spectators at Hurst for the 2015 Round The Island race

RTI 2nd July 2016