Sunday Racing – the Initial View

Lighter winds than forecast allowed Race Officer Duncan Adams to set a testing course that enabled the competitors to visit almost all of our marker buoys. Race 1 was led away by Kevin Milton in his Phantom but Kevin Last slowly reeled him in to finish within a minute and of the Phantom and win […]

First race of the season – Alternative view

Seven boats took to the water for the first race of the season which started slowly in very light winds. By the first mark two Phantoms had started to show their speed in the light airs and got away. Named storm Freya was forecast to come in from the south west and as the race […]

Early Season Blossom for Duncan

A great start to the new season by Duncan Adams who won both races today in blustery conditions. Also a great performance by Ray Kemish to get two seconds. Last race saw a few retiring to try out the ambience of new clubhouse social area.

2019 Portsmouth Yardsticks Published

Not much excitement from the Dinghy show with only minor changes to PYs of our main classes: Comet 1207 +2 Laser 1099 +1 Lark 1073 +3 Radial 1145 +3 Supernova 1077 +2 Phantom 1002 +3 Topper 1363 +5 Solo 1043 0 Streaker 1128 0 Vision 1137 +9

Cold Turkey 2018

Nine boats took to the water in this years Cold Turkey race today in light force 2 to 3 south westerly winds. All boats were single handers ranging from a Phantom to a Topper and ages ranging 11 to 70+. All boats got away cleanly and very soon the fleet sorted itself out with the […]

Christmas Drifter – more photos added

Light winds and clear skies set the backdrop to the 2018 Christmas Handicap Race and Party. Conditions favoured those skilled at sitting or standing still for 50 minutes. Prizes were awarded to Kevin Last, Paul Kelly and Duncan Adams who finished 1st, 2nd and 3rd adults and Juniors Jill, Tabatha and Ella, three up in […]

Kevin Last Wins the Frostbites

Nick and Ruth Marlow and Paul Kelly won the two races on Sunday but overall honours go to Kevin Last who won both series all, narrowly from the Marlows by 0.3 and 1 point respectively. Paul Jago continued with all the threes coming third overall in both series having come third in every race sailed. […]

Frostbite Wins for Duncan Adams and Kevin Last

Series 1 race was won by Duncan Adams from Paul Kelly and Paul Jago; Paul Kelly sailing a brand new boat on her first time on the water. Series 2 race was won by Kevin Last from from Ruth and Nick Marlow and Paul Jago; Paul has actually been third in all eight races he […]

2019 Duty Rota Bookings Now Being Taken

I have put some sheets up in the barge clubhouse for you to enter race duties for next season. Please enter 3 to 4 dates. The sheet will be up until after the Boxing Day race. I will try and honour all dates entered. For those who aren’t able to enter dates then duties will […]

Frostbite Results

13 boats took part in the two races this Sunday in balmy weather. Both were won by Nick Marlow in his Lark. Overall it is close in each series. Series 1 after four races is led by Kevin Last from Paul Jago and Bob Cuerstemont. Series 2 is led by Paul Jago from Kevin Last […]