This Saturday (13th Nov @ 7.30 am), Channel 4 are airing a documentary of the famous Round the Island race.
One of the competitors featured is a Mirror sailor :
"Dennise Shepherd is in recovery from breast cancer and has set herself the goal to complete the J.P Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race to raise funds for Breast Cancer Care, the charity that supported her through her treatment. Dennise, from Chester, is used to sailing her tiny Mirror dinghy on a small lake, so competing in a fleet of over 1,700 yachts on open sea will be a massive and emotional learning curve. "
The trailer on You Tube shows a small clip of Denise sailing her Mirror