Trent Tri-partite 2017

The Trent Tripartite hosted by Nottingham Sailing Club last Sunday started slowly for the Attenborough fleet of seven, consisting of Duncan Adams, Roger Day, Kev Milton, Kev Last, Ray Kemish, Dave Bexson and Jill Reid. There would have been 8, but Paul Jago forgot to set his alarm clock. The wind was inconsistent for the […]

Attenborough Second in Trent Tripartite

Over 30 boats took part in the annual Trent Tripartite at Nottingham Sailing Club under sunny skies but blustery winds. Seven took part from Attenborough and the challenging wind on the river took many time to settle with Duncan Adams winning the final race to come third overall and the top Attenborough boat. Overall Nottingham […]

Duncan at the Double

Duncan Adams won both races on Wednesday. In the early race he won from Andrea Murphy and Roger Day whilst in the late race Jon Adams came second and Mike Pritchard.

Youth Improvers brave winds in 1st Cygnet Race of 2017

The Youth Improver’s kicked off to a great start last Saturday in the stormy weather. It commenced with a briefing for the Youths, and their parents, in the clubhouse, which was soon followed by the first youth race of the season. Iona Reid had an astonishing start as she stormed past the other juniors on […]

Easter sees Egg-ceptional Performance by Paul Jago

Whilst the leaders at the front were battling it out on the water, Paul Jago sailed his own race to win the Gold fleet from Kevin Milton by 20 seconds with Mike Pritchard a further 22 seconds behind. In the silver fleet Jill Reid was egg-static at winning from Louis Mok and the Kings, Dennis […]

Wednesday Night Results

A chilly evening saw Duncan take an early and subsequently large lead after a cracking port flyer at the start. Kevin Last had a poor start but recovered well with some great planing technique to sweep through the 15 strong fleet to eventually win easily from Duncan Adams and Gary Cawthorn.

Gold, silver and bronze under way

Mediterranean weather saw the start of the Spring series with 21 boats entering. The large bronze fleet was won by Duncan Adams from namesake Jon with Mike Leach third. Ray Kenish won the silver fleet from Dennis and Janice King and Jill Reid. Mike Pritchard won the gold fleet by 4 seconds from Kevin Last […]

Duncan Leads the 23 Home for Pizza

A stunning performance by Duncan Adams on Wednesday night, leading from the start and winning on corrected time by nearly three minutes. Rumour has it he is still not satisfied and is looking for a new boat. Another great turnout with 23 starters sailing an intriguing course set by Jon Adams; Kevin Last came second […]

Snowdrop Series Ends with Two Wins for Commodore in Lovely Sunny Weather

Nick Marlow managed to set some great courses despite the challenging light and shifty wind conditions. 19 boats started the first race in sunny weather with a few dazzled by the sun being over the line including the eventual winner. Race was eventually a 1-2 for the Lasers with Mike Pritchard winning from Ray Kemish […]

Wednesday Early (OAP) and Evening Race

Wednesday 30th Saw the start of the Wednesday sailing Start.  The Early or OAP as I call it kicked off with 4 Boats turn out and it appeared to be the better wind of the evening, it looked like close racing for the first few laps but then Kev in the Phantom pull ahead of […]