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Easter Report

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A brief report on races.
Friday,18th April. Millennium Bridge. Results complled by Big John.
Wind 2-3 variable gusts 4
CLASS SAIL NO. HELM/ CREW LAP 1 position
RS600 Jack B 2hs 5m 6th
Ent Big John 2hrs 17m 1
Ent J Tyrone MHYC 2hrs 21m 2
420 D Catlow MHYC 2hrs 23m 5
Tracer J How GSC 2hrs 24m 3
Bosun Ian Atky 2hrs 33m 4
Mirror Steve Tomki rtd 7
GP Ian & Barbara rtd 8

A very enjoyable day, challenging conditions in the narrows approaching the Bridge, Almost a Bridge to Far ! Caused by turbulence of both wind and water in the vicinity of the bridge pillar.
May I thank all contestants especially our friends from MHBC.

Ivan

Many thanks to Ivan for the safety boat duties in the Millenium Race on Good Friday and the OD on Easter Saturday, We were blessed with Good weather and had some excellent Dinghy Racing. The Millenium Bridge Race Friday and a Round the Light Race Saturday. Rice Pudding, Ocean Phoenix and Jaguar 23 sailed for Piel Isle Fri. At the club it was quite busy with crews preparing boats ready for the season ,Many thanks Dave G . for mast lifts and boat lifts/Launch/ recover. Nice to see the club quite busy Friday Night , More boats launched Sat ,Freelancer, Etap

Big John

 

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photo by Pete Johnson