8 skippers , and a whole lot more looked at the weather forecast and said ” no thanks ”
They missed a great mornings racing the rain stopped at 0945 and the sun cam out it was warm and the breeze was stright down the lake, around 8/10 knots if that allowing A + rigs to be used. The racing was closer than it looked on the score sheet and some very good tussles up and down the fleet , We had a shower in race 6 nobody got wet , but we had to wait till race 8 before Mick Chamberlain got knocked off his perch and Jen had a fine win. The start as allways was paramount and if you got the start right, you were away, Results below .
Interesting we had two new members join the club today and I will introduce them fully to you in the news .
When racing stopped we had ten minutes and then the heavans opened and most of us got soaked but it was a great mornings sailing and true in every respect to what the websites weather forecast promised .