After an extensive re-fit and paint “Helford” was re-launched her as ‘Rodney Bey’ at a ceremony in March 2014.

Rodney Bey, which was a play on words, with Rodney Bay as a local place name but Bey being the Devon slang for ‘Boy’.

That first year on Scilly the club had a whole spectator boat of people shouting ‘Rodney, Rodney!’ Which was a memorable moment while leading our final race. There was some speculation about whether the second boat would be called Del Boy.