Independence Day Race Report : 4th July 2019
Published 09:08 on 8 Jul 2019
Racing today took place off Quarr Abbey, a new venue for the group ,in an F2/F3 ESE breeze over two laps John Waterman was off to a flying start one of those sailors that decided to sail along the shore out of the tide that soon had an advantage.
The lead changed several times as the race progressed John McDonnell who has found his form again eventually crossed the line in first place followed by Ian Savill in second place . and Andrew Porteous third .
1st John McDonnell 2nd Ian Savill
3rd Andrew Porteous 4th Helen Gatehouse 5th John Waterman 6th Mark Way
7th Dare Barry 8thAlan Coalville 9thDave Moor
10th Tim Johnson DNS David Matthias
Next Scow racing July 18th Summer 12.00 start Next open Scow sailing 11th July 9.30 start
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