Jun 20

Ruby Bell Trophy

* Race Officers and SB 1: Graham Douglas and Sophie Henwood * Safety Boat 2: Giles Harrison and Keith Simms The Ruby Bell- A race where the sailors circle each other before the race and wait until the first one blinks. The challenge is to use the outgoing tide until... read more →
Jun 07

Bevington Race 5

* Race Officers: John Parke and Jesse White * Safety Boat: Peter Mack and Dom Pizolic The sun shone and the wind was easy, 2-3 N with a bit of E and pretty steady, but most of our keen sailors were in Turkey. The RO opened up waited. It was... read more →
May 17
May 10

Bevington Race 2

- In the Race Box: Joseph Cabon, Kate Paterson - On the Safety Boat: David Fletcher, Matthew Richardson A three-buoy course was laid that, if the wind had been from the south as forecasted, would have given a long run followed by a long beat back and a short reach.... read more →
May 03

Bevington Race 1

- In the Race Box: Emma Koe and Mark Fossick - On the Safety Boat: Hugh Spalding and Lydia Tapping Sunday 3rd of May was first race of the summer season and a few days before the general election. It was a bright spring day, although the prospect of the... read more →
Apr 26

Goodwin Race 13

- Race Officers & SB1: Stephen Barnes and Miguel Ferreira - Safety Boat2: Matthew Richardson and Rita Ferreira Another downriver race, which was fun again for me as I haven’ t done safety boat duty for a while so good to be back at the helm arf arf. After all... read more →
Apr 19

Goodwin Race 12

- Race Officers : John Parke and Rosie Spink - Safety Boat : Ray Burnet and David Fletcher In spite of a brisk forecast it was a straightforward comfortable wind about force 3 but NE-N so an anti-clockwise course was set to give a fast run back diagonally from the... read more →
Mar 08

Goodwin Trophy Race 8

- Race Officers: Jane Deith and Ollie Bennett - Safety Boat: Joe Driver and George Gaynor With the day set fair-ish a very healthy 12 boats turned out for a trip round the buoys. The river looked very low so we had more cups of tea and started later than... read more →
Feb 08

Goodwin Race 5

- Race Officer: Joseph Cabon - Safety Boat: Hannah Steagles and Lydia tapping In contrast to the previous week, the wind was forecast to be no more than 7-13 mph from the N/NW. In expectation that the forecast would be accurate, and that the wind may even strengthen, a four-buoy... read more →
Feb 01

Goodwin Race 4

- Race Officers: Digby Koe and Emily Cardno - Safety Boat: Ray Burnett and Paul Waliker Last Sunday's race had a surprisingly good turnout after the end of year supper; 10 boats on the water and not a hangover in site. It was not a day on the water for... read more →