Yacht club claims 'new found land'

Posted on 26 March 2011
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march23_needles_copyIt might not quite live up to the adventurous exploits of Scott and Shackelton, but an intrepid group from the Hamble, England-based Royal Southern Yacht Club sought out new territories resulting in them naming a newly found island they named "Southern Land" as well as declaring it a bona fide annex to the yacht club's Hamble Riverside home.

Click here for the full tongue-in-cheek story of discovery.

Click here for the yacht club site with additional photos of the conquest.