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Racing Report – Week ending 18-08-2019

An unusual occurrence for this winter season – both scheduled RMYS races were completed.

Wednesday was the first race of the final series in the Midweek Mariners pursuit and spinnaker pursuit races.

It was a partly sunny day with 10-15 knot winds throughout the course of the afternoon.

Wednesday Results:

Morse Air Systems Midweek Mariners – Series 3 – Race 1

PHS

1stArcadiaPJ
2ndLibertyBob Galbally
3rd Grand Cru 2Peter Abrahamson

AMS

1stArcadiaPJ
2ndRollercoasterJohn Taylor

Tonner Challenge

1stBushidoPeter Chapman

Best Start 

1sto secondsBushido
2nd2 secondsMatador, Arcadia, Rock n Roll
3rd3 secondsMrs O
4th5 secondsVagrant

Doctors of Northcote Spinnaker Series 3 – Race 1

AMS

1stAntagonist
2ndMatador
3rdRed Dog

IRC

1stAntagonist
2ndMatadorMurray McCutcheon

Overnewton Trophy Winter Spinnaker Series 3 – Race 1

PHS

1stVagrant
2ndAntagonist
3rdMrs Overnewton

 

Saturday was a sparkling winter day – sunshine, clear skies, light winds and flat seas – for the 6th race in the JH McDonald pursuit series.

 

Saturday Results:

JH McDonald – Race 6

PHS

1stCharlotteRoss Flood
2ndAchimedesTom Ely
3rdMatadorMurray McCutcheon

AMS

1stMatadorMurray McCutcheon
2ndSilhouetteNathan Scanlon
3rdTake FiveMike Brindley

Best Start 

1sto seconds Cloud Ten
2nd1 secondThe Bird
3rd2 secondsEspresso
4th3 secondsMatador, Bushido

 

The final Classic Yacht Association Winter Series race on Sunday was blown out as far as most competitors were concerned.  Refer https://www.classic-yacht.asn.au/  for details.