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Endeavour Trophy at Royal Corinthian Yacht Club, Burnham

by Gael Pawson on 13 Oct 2008 11-12 October 2008

Fourth Endeavour title for Craig

Nick Craig and Toby Lewis have won the Dinghy champion of champions event, the Endeavour Trophy, in Burnham over the weekend.

With Topper boosting the event with their sponsorship of the boats, and last minute prize sponsorship fund from Musto, a total of 30 boats (the maximum entry) contested the title, which was held in light wind conditions. For Craig the win is his fourth Endeavour title, making him undoubtedly one of the country's top dinghy sailors.

Musto provided a prize fund of £1000 for the event, £500 for the John Merricks Sailing Trust and £500 to the winner.

Meanwhile, staunch supporters of the Endeavour for many years now, Topper provided the Xenon dinghies for all the competitors, which helped the event to achieve its maximum entry for the first time for many years - showing how well the event has recovered, recapturing its rightful status as THE trophy to win.

Watch out for a full report in the December issue of Yachts and Yachting Magazine, which also includes our famous dinghy racing classes review.

Overall Results:

PosSail NoClassHelmCrewR1R2R3R4R5R6Pts
111B14Nick CraigToby Lewis5121116
222RS 200Roger GilbertJane Willan114145216
34National 12Graham CammZoe Ballantyne437373124
42EnterpriseTim SadlerRichard Sault7193122529
517GP14Ian DobsonAndy Tunnicliffe1552163138
62449erJohn PinkRick Peacock37121433139
720EuropeChris GillJon Gill28161911441
827FireballDavid WadeBen McGrane16942163147
93CometIan CoppenhallMark Coppenhall101598103152
106FireflyPaul KameenSteve Tylecote156131193154
1128StreakerSteve CockerillKeri Harris121782017660
1229RS 600Christian ReynoldsTim Miller91269243160
1325CherubPeter BartonOlivier Vidal142113143162
1419OspreyMartin CooneyJon Gorringe1811156143164
1526RS 700Paul BaylissJane Olive22141013123171
1612HornetMike HartDuncan West192117783172
1718PicoDan HendersonBruce Spratt8222010183178
187Laser 2000Rob BurridgeAmy Hulley1716195223179
1913RS FevaTim GrattonChris Taylor6261815153180
2023VortexIan EscrittBen Rayner13102217193181
211MirrorEmma BarryDave Gibbons20202116133190
2214Musto SkiffRichard StenhouseKit Stenhouse21181418213192
235SupernovaMike GibsonKeith Bond241324232031104
2421Laser 4.7Olly PorterBen Harden25242826293106
2515CadetArthur HendersonWill Henderson232323242331116
269OKTerry CurtisChris Downham272925222531128
2710ISONeil AshbyGraham Oliver302829252631138
2816LightningJonathan PakesRichard Pakes262727312731138
298LarkChristopher FishBeth Condie292526313031141
3030Laser EPSMatthew JonesAndrew Jones283031272831144

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