Two excellent courses set by Nick Marlow led to some good tactical racing. First race was won easily by Kevin Last from Peter Hampshire and Kevin Milton. Honourable mention to Roger Day who came fourth in his Gull. The second race was a tighter affair and eventually won by Mike Pritchard from Peter Hampshire and […]
The Erewash has managed to flow over the top of its sides and into the carpark. a few photos from Olivers Visit this morning. if you do plan to visit the club for the Friday cruising or to just to check on things please be careful. Updates and news soon. Duncan
Twelve boats entered the first Frostbite races of the year on a lovely sunny day with the water nice and high and the floods of last few days gone. Mike Pritchard won the first race from Kevin Milton and Duncan Adams with a minute covering these three on corrected time with rest of the fleet […]
We have been given warning that the River Trent and Erewash are likely to burst their banks this weekend. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust has notified us that they believe the River Trent will burst its banks this weekend causing Attenborough flood defences to be activated. We are advised to ensure our boats are secure. However […]
A win the the first race on Sunday ensured Kevin Last won the Autumn Cup overall, winning by two points from Kevin Milton who won the second race of the day, a proper drifter. Two fourths ensured Malcolm Davidson held of the pack to claim an excellent third overall. Frostbite Series starts next weekend, first […]
Nine boats sailed into the Attenborough sunset for the last Wednesday race of the year in largely windless conditions. Duncan Adams led from the start, sailing for 21 minutes and finishing the race in 1st place, followed by 2nd place and regular Soloist Peter Hampshire and 3rd place Gary Cawthorn. Series winner Mike Pritchard watched […]
This Sunday sees first of our Pursuit Race days. First race is a pursuit and starts at 13:45hrs. At about 15:30hrs there will be a handicap race. Both races are based on personal handicaps this season. Start times for the pursuit race can be found by clicking link. Pursuit Start Times 2019
Jill Reid won today’s Ladies Plate with Iona Reid second and Elaine Clifford third. Mike Pritchard won the Kingfisher Cup with Kevin Milton second and Paul Jago third. Both races held in light and rather wet conditions.
Bob Cuerstemont (hope you are reading this) won a bit of a drifter on Wednesday, helped at one stage by a nudge up the transom by Duncan Adam’s National 12; despite his 720 degree turns Duncan held on the second place from Peter Hampshire. Results meant Mike Pritchard won the series overall with a race […]
Iona Reid won the last of the Cygnet Cup junior races to win overall. Layla Adams was second on the day and second overall with David Bates third. Remember the last of the junior traing sessions is on Saturday 21st September followed by the Junior Party; all invited.