We are currently looking for volunteers to assist with boats for the Club Marine series day 3, if you are available please let me know.
Check out Phil Grossi's report from the Ruth Nangle & Jeanette Turnbull trophies.
Wednesday 16 November
Race 4 of the Summer Twilight series has 44 starters for the race, which is a great number of boat. The good weather and sunshine definitely brought everyone out to play.
Although the volunteers in the tower were made to work for the supper, with the sun making things difficult and our handicapper doing a fantastic job with groups of boats crossing the line together,
Congratulations to Woodstock in first place in the Troubleshooters Jo Johannesen Pursuit race, with Slice of Heaven second & Revenge third.
In the Dennis Livingston AMS Trophy, Portofino was in first place, Take Five second & Ellipse third.
Race 2 of the Horizon Sails Spinnaker series, AMS results Silhouette placed first, Vagrant in second and Remedy in third. IRC results Mrs Overnewton first, Mood Indigo second and Matador in third. The PHS results have Tigris in first place, Remedy in second & Mrs Overnewton third.
The Best Start on 0 second went to Bushido and the Banks Group Award went to Tigris for fourth in the fourth race.
Big thanks to our race management team of Ian Guyett, Selwyn Stokes, and Andrew Irving.
For Full Results
Saturday 19 & Sunday 20 November
Lipton Cup Regatta
The Lipton Cup Regatta was held over the weekend, with 4 of our boats competing over 4 different divisions.
Primitive Cool competed in the first day of races, coming 11th, 7th & 4th in the 3 races, placing 12th overall in the PHS and placing 6th in IRC.
Remedy joined Div B, coming 5th in the first race, dropped out of the second and placed 10th in the 3rd race. They did not compete in the long race and place 10th overall in PHS
Rock n Roll competed both days on the weekend in Div C, placing 4th, 5th, 7th & 7th across the 4 races. With a 6th place on PHS, 4th AMS, & 2nd IRC overall.
Mistress took 7th place on PHS in the first race on Saturday, but did not continue for the rest of the day and placed 14th overall.
Latitude Ocean Race
Congratulations to Arcadia, skippered by Jim Oosterweghel taking out line honours for the Latitude race. With Arcadia placing 4th overall in the Latitude Series.