Northern Tripartite Washed Out but becomes a Club Mini-Regatta 08/07/2012

Eleven boats from Attenborough made the short trip to Swarkestone for the annual Norhern Tripartite (inter-club competition). Having rigged the boats, Swarkestone officials were concerned about the rapidly rising local river that was starting to engulf the local access road (see photo right). Given the potential that people would be stranded it was agreed to […]

2012 Personal Handicaps 30/06/2012

The 2012 personal handicaps have now been calculated based on all race resuts from 4th March to 27th June inclusive. These handicaps will be used for future pursuit races and more importantly for the 2012 Summer Personal Handicap Race Series. The numbers can be found by clicking here. The table list helm names, class of […]

2011 Race Participation 29/09/2011

As someone had deleted it, I have reposted the report I produced on race participation in 2011 which can be found by clicking here. Mike Pritchard – 5th May 2012.

2011 Prize Winners 29/09/2011

Following another successful racing season, the Annual prize Giving will take place as part of the Laying Up Supper to be held on Saturday 3rd December. For a list of winners by race series click here. For a list of individual prize winners by individual name click here. Hopefully the prize winners will be able […]

Wednesday Series 3 29/09/2011

The final Wednesday night race was held on 28th September on a glorious Saptember evening with sixteen boats sailing with a golden setting sun as the backdrop. Going into the final race anyone of three boats could win overall after the four previous races. OOD Mike Pritchard set a simple upwind/downwind course. First away at […]

Kingfisher Cup and Ladies Plate Report 26/09/2011

A big squall before the race start caused a number of capsizes, resulting in a number of boats returning to shore rather than race. However, soon after the start the wind dropped to a moderate breeze. The early lead was held by Bob Ceurstemont and Kevin Last in their Supernovas from the Phantoms of Roger […]

Summer Series Report 18/09/2011

Race 1 – Gold, Silver and Bronze. The gold fleet was dominated by Nick and Ruth Marlow who won four of the five races they sailed. Second place went to Mike Pritchard closely followed by Kevin Milton. In the silver fleet there were a variety of race winners and with one race to go the […]

Team Racing 21st August ’11

Four teams took part in the annual team racing competition, held on Sunday 21st August. Team captains, Paul Warren, Mike Pritchard, Keith Adams and Kevin Milton each led a team of four, with each team being a mixture of sailing ability which is what makes this such a great event. Each team sailed the other […]

Wednesday Night Miracle 29/06/2011

Maybe he was rested after a weekend off from racing running the Tripartite, but in difficult wind conditions there was a brilliant performance by Brian Dennis in his Miracle 337, who came third overall out of 25 boats in another large fleet for Attenborough. Another notable result was 5th place for Mike Leach in his […]

Northern Tripartite 26/06/2011

52 boats took part in the biggest ever northern tripartite event with 33 visiting boats – Sutton-in-Ashfield brought an impressive 16 boats, Swarkestone 11, Girton 6 with Attenborough having 19 entries and hopefully our treasurer will be happy with the bar takings. The event was held in light southerly winds under a baking sky with […]