Burrows, a keen yachtsman , won't be sailing off into the sunset however.
The Renegade under skipper Brendan Ryan went to the assistance of the lone yachtsman and took the yacht in tow and the sailor on board.
Rogge, who competed as a yachtsman in three Olympics, came to power because he was known throughout the world as the clean face of the games.
The yachtsman had been sailing alone around Britain and Ireland in his yacht when the accident occurred.
Two members of a Royal Navy search and rescue team have been nominated for an award following a mission which saved the life of an injured yachtsman - the third time the pair have been singled out for their efforts.
He was also the first yachtsman to sail a multi-hulled sailing boat around the world non-stop.
In fact, we all gathered to watch the sun setting over the peaks - called the Hazards - then admired the stars, joined by a Tasmanian yachtsman who'd weighed anchor in the bay for the night.
Fishermen, sailors and yachtsmen have been taking advantage of the recent good weather to prepare their boats for the coming season.
More than 120 yachtsmen will be steering a course towards the South Pole as they sail the 50 ft vessel Ice Maiden 10,000 miles from Britain to the tiny island of South Georgia.
At the Grenada Yacht Club on the eastern side of town, yachtsmen were gathered for a morning of dinghy sailing.