Race 8 of the Morse Air Systems Midweek Mariners Series III and the Doctors of Northcote Spinnaker Series was held on Wednesday in an 18-22 knot southerly.
Spirit V took out the non-spinnaker race, while Mistress won the spinnaker race.
Best start went to Revenge with a time of half a second and Hotshot won the Half Tonne Challenge.
Matador got the Mountain Goat of the Day for catching a reefing line on the “A” mark.
Race 1 of the Sundance Marine Super Wednesday Twilight Sprint was won by Spirit V in a 20-23 knot southerly. The best start was won by Tigris on 3 seconds.
Mountain Goat was won by White Swan, which would have won the Best Start ( on 2 seconds) except they didn’t wear lifejackets after the Race Officer had flown the “Y” flag.
Saturday’s race, the first in the Club Marine 2015-16 series, was held in good Northerly winds.
Johnny Be Goode won the AMS in Division 3 with Take Five in third. On IRC in Division 3 we had Mood Indigo in third, Johnny Be Goode in fourth and Take Five in fifth.
Addiction was second in Division 2 (and fifth AMS) with Gienah fourth (and seventh on AMS) and Archimedes in seventh on IRC.
Primitive Cool was fifth in Division 0 on IRC.
Click here for Club Marine Series results.
A reminder to all that Summer weekend and twilight entries are now open online along with entry for the Club Marine Series (white divisions). For entry into the Club Marine blue series, please head over to the Royal Brighton Yacht Club website.
Please make sure that all AMS and IRC certificates have been lodged along with safety category declarations for the coming season to email@example.com
Note: AMS certificates are current from date of issue through to the following 30 September. They can be revalidated after 30 September at http://raceyachts.org/application-form/re-validate-ratings.
Upcoming Events, October
Wednesday 14 October – Morse Air Systems Midweek Mariners Series III (Non-Spin) – Race 9
– Doctors of Northcote Midweek Mariners Series III (Spinnaker) – Race 9
Saturday 17 October – Bert Watts Trophy/Charles Marshall Series Race 1
– MOB Session 1030
Wednesday 21 October – Morse Air Systems Midweek Mariners Series III (Non-Spin) – Race 10 (Final)
– Doctors of Northcote Midweek Mariners Series III (Spinnaker) – Race 10 (Final)
Saturday 24 October – Rundles – WT Crosbie Trophy (Edward Lumley Series Race 1)
– ORCV – Beyond the Bay Overnight Race
Wednesday 28 October – Jo Johannesen Twilight Series Race 1
– Dennis Livingston AMS Trophy Race 1
– Horizon Sails Twilight Spinnaker Series Race 1
Saturday 31 October – Palliser Trophy (RYCV) Williamstown to Mornington Passage Race
– ORCV Melbourne to Stanley Race
Wednesday 4 November – Dennis Livingston AMS Trophy – Race 3 Pursuit
– Troubleshooters – Jo Johannesen Twilight Series Race 2
– Horizon Sails – Twilight Spinnaker Series Race 2