Author: stouty

Millennium Trophy 2020

Seventeen boats took part in the Millennium Trophy for 2020-an excellent turnout. It was a pity that the weather didn’t play it’s part. Very light and variable winds made sailing difficult and many boats spent a considerable time navigating holes all across the reservoir or spending time sitting in them.. The adverse conditions didn’t hamper…

By stouty Saturday, 4 January 2020 Off

Millennium Trophy 2020

This year’s Millennium Trophy series takes place on Wednesday, January 1 . The first race is at 11.30 with two races from three to count. The series is opened to GP14, Lasers and other boats sailing in the Menagerie class. There are trophies for Main and Handicap winners for the GP and Laser classes and…

By stouty Sunday, 22 December 2019 Off

Santa Special 2019

Thirty hearty sailors and friends and family enjoyed an excellent Christmas lunch with all the trimmings thanks to the tireless efforts of the intrepid ‘ Galley Slaves ‘ Six sturdy boats went out on the water to compete for the ‘ Christmas Pudding ‘ race. A cold wind ensued with some heavy gusts causing one boat…

By stouty Tuesday, 17 December 2019 Off