Race 8 of the Morse Air Systems Midweek Mariners was held in gusty north-northwesterly conditions averaging around 25 knots.
13 competitors started the race, but unfortunately 3 retired due to damage.
Best start was awarded to Matador on 6 seconds.
The Mountain Goat “Goat of the Day” was replaced with “Sympathy Goat of the Day” which went to Oleana after losing their mast part way around the course.
Race 6 of the Regis JH McDonald Series was run in very light southerly winds, which picked up towards the end of the race, allowing boats to complete the 3 mile course.
Astarte received a penalty for being OCS and Chardonnay was DNS, as they didn’t make the start line within 10 minutes of their allocated time.
Again, 13 competitors took to the water, from which Longshot took out best start on 1 second.