Race Reports

It was a sultry 'Pimms on the terrace' night at the Corinthian this week. Again the wind was in the NW giving 8mph close in and building to 16mph in the gusts further offshore. John Throssell and Steve Oliver shared Race Officer duties backed by...

Boat rigging was halted whilst sailors formed a line to get the autograph of Jason, skipper of ‘Javadean’ after his recent appearance on BBC’s “Dragon’s Den”. The fickle wind led Race Officer, John Ingram, to send all the fleets on a short course, a beat/drift to...

A beautiful summer’s evening with a light south westerly sea breeze greeted the competitors. For the Handicap and Enterprise fleets the race officer set a beat out to Melampus aided by the outgoing tide. Who reached this mark first determined the race, the next marks...

Race 8 Race 8 was a strange affair. A light easterly under building cloud boded well for a beat to Liberty buoy. Then large holes appeared in the wind with a strong tide pushing some boats over the line. The wind then went through 180 degrees and...