Cygnet Series 5th Race 8th July 2017. Saturday’s race was another great success as all the juniors took part in it; the weather was great not to cold not to hot and not to windy. The course Keith set was good but challenging ; David, Martin, Iona and Thomas had a great start but for […]
Report on recent Spring Series that saw some great racing, although most of the talk in the dinghy park was how Iona Reid had beaten Jon Adams to take third place in the bronze fleet, leaving Jon there for another season! For report Click Here
The continuing hot weather, light winds and thermals made for interesting racing on Sunday but Race Officer Andrew Beaumont still managed to set some of the best courses of the season. The first race for the general Handicap Series was won by Mike Pritchard from Paul Jago, Bob Cuerstemont and Kevin Last. The fifth boat […]
An excellent course set by Race Officer Brian Davies, saw Mike Pritchard win from a 20 strong fleet with Kevin Last second and Jon Adams third place.
A great turnout of 21 boats on a lovely sunny day saw Race Officer Keith Adams set some excelelnt but challenging courses especially with the starts. Duncan Adams won both races to win overall from Mike Pritchard who came second in both races. Great to see Nick Turnbull-Ross back on the water and taking third […]
After a good turn out and some old faces getting back out on the water, the race got under way Sadly due to a lack of wind, and I say lack of the wind I mean no wind whatsoever, the race was abandoned. As once ashore we got to sing Happy Birthday to one of […]
After trying out a wide range of boats over the season, Paul Jago has decided that maybe keeping things as they were is best. Returning to his Streaker he stormed to an easy win on Wednesday night in difficult sailing conditions. Only four out of the seventeen starters managed five laps.
A good team effort in blustery conditions saw Attenborough win the Northern Tripartite team event for the first time in a number of years. The forecast high winds put many off taking part from all three clubs; Attenborough, Swarkestone and Sutton-in-Ashfield. With the best four from each club counting in each race the stronger depth […]
12 boats took part in the 2017 Supernova Open meeting. Winner overall was Tim Hand from Swarkestone with Peter Housley of Sutton-in-Ashfield second and Kevin Last of Attenborough third. Held is a moderate force 3 to 4 wind there was some close racing although ultimately Tim Hand won every race. In the first race he […]
A stunning performance by Ray Kemish who in blustery conditions won overall from Duncan Adams and Kevin Last.