Dropping wind shakes up places

Autumn race 2 Conditions were perfect for sailing, bright sunshine, temperatures in the twenties and a warm gentle breeze fluctuating between five to ten knots. Race Officer Alec Moss set a good long course, this included a long leg across the Wade. Fleet 2 was first off and Tony Blake in his Jewel showed excellent timing to cross first, ahead of his rival Robin Cooper also in a Jewel. The Laser 4.7s of the Newland twins, Sue Wood and Sarah Haig in pursuit along with Sally Bucklitsch in her Topaz. Sophie Newland showed excellent speed and led the fleet around … Continue reading Dropping wind shakes up places