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Foiling moths dominate 39th Bloody Mary at Queen Mary Sailing Club

by Catherine Rawson on 7 Jan 2012 7 January 2012

The Bloody Mary Pursuit Race was run for the 39th time this weekend at Queen Mary Sailing Club started by double Olympic Gold Medallist and club member Sarah Ayton. This was also the second leg of the SailJuice Global Warm-Up series. The race again took place in decent conditions with a good breeze and double digit temperatures following six days of gale force winds which meant the day before we were still putting the club back together again. This attracted 302 entries in 63 classes from 104 clubs from as far afield as Rock.

31 Toppers went off the first start in a force 4-5 breeze and led the race for two hours. Amongst the Toppers, the lead changed between Felix Crowther and Matthew Stephens with Matthew Stephens eventually pulling clear. Lasers, Solos and Fevas were in hot pursuit mid race but it was a Fireball helmed by Sam Mettam and Richard Anderton that eventually overtook them followed by a National 12 and a Merlin Rocket. Their lead did not last long since with 20 minutes to go the first foiling Moth shot past them all followed by three others and the International 14 of Sam Pascoe and Alex Knight was closing on the Fireball. With the finish boat ribs at full throttle, the Moths extended their lead till the end of the race.

Overall winner and also winner of the Hyde Sails Foilers Trophy was Jason Belben from Stokes Bay in an International Moth. Mike Lennon, Ricky Tagg and Peter Barton followed him home also in their Moths.

Winner of the Ladies Helm was Vikki Payne from Emsworth SC in a 29er. The first Queen Mary Helm was Valentin Nadyelkov in a Laser and first junior was Sam Barker in a Laser Radial from Castle Cove. Winner of the Grand Master prize was Jeremy Vines from Lymington in a National 18. Winner of the first Sailability helm was Margaret Foreman from QMSC in a 2.4m. There were 18 class prizes (for those fleets of 6 or more)

Prize winners walked away with a bag of goodies including vodka and tomato juice, London Sailsports vouchers for the youngsters and free subscriptions to sailjuice.com.

The winners thanked the volunteers and staff of the Club who worked so hard to make the whole event from arrival through launching to racing such a success.

Click the Photo Gallery tab at the bottom of the results to see a small selection of photos. More from Steve Arkley will be available at www.surf2turf.com and photos from Mike Rice and Heather Davies are on fotoboat.com.

Provisional Results:

PosBoat TypeSail NoHelmCrewClubRace
1stInternational Moth3619Jason Belben Stokes Bay SC1
2ndInternational Moth3708Michael Lennon HISC2
3rdInternational Moth3804Ricky Tagg HISC3
4thInternational Moth3795Peter Barton Royal Lymington YC4
5thFireball15065Sam MettamRichard AndertonRNSA5
6thInternational 141509Sam PascoeAlex KnightCastle Cove SC6
7thInternational 141538Dave BosniaNeale JonesHISC7
8thMerlin Rocket3675Nick CraigJames StewartFrensham Pond8
9thFireball14898Paul CallenAdam WhitehouseWeir Wood SC9
10thNational 123526Tom StewartCharlotte StewartNorthampton SC10
11thMerlin Rocket3722Matt BiggsBen HollisBlithfield SC11
12thFireball150Tim RushRichard NurseNottingham SC12
13thRS 2001328Ben SaxtonTba TbaGrafham Water SC13
14thNational 123530Graham CammZoe BallantyneBurghfield SC14
15thInternational Moth891Mike Cooke BCYC15
16thRS 2001311Matt MeeEmma NorrisHollingworth Lake SC16
17thMerlin Rocket3727Tim FellsChris DownhamHISC17
18thLaser Radial190913Sam Barker Castle Cove SC18
19thLaser198960Valentin Nedyalkov QMSC19
20thRS 300411Steve Bolland BCYC20
21stInternational Moth3805Tom Offer Rock SC21
22ndInternational 141501James FoxJon BlackburnTamesis SC / RTYC22
23rdMerlin Rocket3697Alex JacksonFrances GiffordShoreham SC23
24th42053703William KennedyAlex CurtisQMSC24
25th29er1960Vikki PayneStephanie OrtonEmsworth SC25
26thScorpion2024B WolfendenRachealChipstead26
27thRS 8001153Rob WatsonJohn CliftonRoyal Lymington YC27
28thRS 8001160Dan KilsbyBart BridgenStokes Bay SC28
29thNational 123528Jon IbbotsonSarah BinesRanelagh SC29
30thInternational Moth3614Doug Pybus QMSC30
31st42053871Hugo SloperJames DoddItchenor SC31
32ndLark2530Steve HallSimon HaightonRCYC32
33rdRS 8001166Ralph SingletonOllie SingletonChew Valley Lake SC33
34thTopper46625Matthew Stephens Burghfield SC34
35thOsprey1348Mike PickeringMike PriddleRestronguet SC35
36thAlbacore8155Neville HerbertSteve PenfoldRYA36
37thLaser Radial191701Robert Dyer Restronguet & Sutton Bingham37
38thTopper46223Felix Crowther HISC38
39thLaser188781Ian Morgan Hill Head SC39
40thLaser Radial173742Michael Calvert Salcombe YC40
41stRS 600920Peter Nelson Northampton SC41
42ndScorpion2013Peter GrayRichard PepperdineSHSC42
43rd5058834Peter BennettTylo HamsworthShoreham SC43
44thLaser176568Jim Fifield Emsworth Slipper SC44
45thRS 8001089Roger PhillipsWill CrockerEmberton45
46thMerlin Rocket3723Simon PottsHolly ScottBlithfield SC46
47thInternational Moth3837Geoff Garneth HISC47
48th42054163Matt FoskettChris TaylorSHSC48
49thTopper17501Clive Jackson Papercourt SC49
50thRS 4001321Jim DownerJon PriceGurnard SC50
51st5058881Roger DeaneAdam KenneyRock SC51
52ndTopper46702Hamish Streeter HISC52
53rdRS 4001362Brett AaronsRobbie SouthwellGurnard SC53
54thOsprey1349Mark WestonSimon HawkesWest Riding SC54
55thMerlin Rocket3730Paul HollisJames DawesBlithfield SC55
56thAlbacore7504John GimsonPaul GimsonRudyard Lake56
57thLaser 200022088Matt SargentClare SargentRoyal Artillery YC57
58thBlaze7571Myles Mence Royal Solent YC58
59thRS 800864Ella MitchellJames MorlandWeston SC59
60th42053327Caroline CroftHenriette BrandQMSC60
61stLark25Stuart HydonNick HydonShustoke61
62ndRS Feva4355Anna PrescottJess EalesHISC / Lymington Town SC62
63rdInternational Moth3892Andrew Friend QMSC63
64thOsprey1337Paddy LewisTom HollandDatchet Water SC64
65thLaser 4.772406Brenda Hoult Hill Head SC65
66thRS 4001203Richard GrayJon DyasQMSC66
67thLaser195866Dave Freeman QMSC67
68thMusto Skiff262Andy Rice Stokes Bay SC68
69thLaser189111Neil Crossouard QMSC69
70thRS 4001339Mark PeddingtonColin StaiteBartley SC70
71stLark2519Charlie RoomeDavid MarlowRYA71
72ndPhantom1383Nick Orman Castle Cove SC72
73rdMerlin Rocket3555Tim HarridgeBen HarridgeHampton SC73
74thPhantom1375Tim Andrews Brancaster Staithe SC74
75th29er1235Abigail CroftAlice MastermanQMSC75
76thRS 2001406Ian MartinChris MartinBurghfield SC76
77thLark2411Chris WhitehouseElena BremerRanelagh SC77
78thD-One105Andy Couch Rudyard Lake78
79thRS 200487James BoyceSam TozerQMSC79
80thScorpion2022Tom CastleTim HartleyNorthampton SC80
81stTopper46969Harriet Ward QMSC81
82ndRS 2001452Will HendersonRob HendersonQMSC82
83rdLaser Radial195110Daniel Wigmore Middle Nene83
84thRS 600951Michael Iszatt Fishers Green SC84
85thOsprey1343Richard MarshallSteve OdalePoole YC85
86thLaser Radial179600Mark Sancken QMSC86
87thLaser Radial196559Kerry Morgan Hill Head SC87
88thNational 123418Arthur HendersonMat CurrellSalcombe YC88
89thHornet2176Toby Barsley-DaleGareth RussellPaxton Lakes SC89
90thRS 600963Mark Cooper Burghfield SC90
91stRS 2001317Rob GullanJack HoldenSolent Uni SC91
92ndMerlin Rocket3710Andrea RalphJohn ReesHISC92
93rdX11Martin DixonChris IngramLondon Corinthian SC93
94thFireball14907Stewart Scarff Shoreham SC94
95th5059079Pete MitchellJamie LeaRYA95
96thNational 18375Jeremy Vines Lymington96
97thPhantom1386Nick Mason Island Barn RSC97
98thRS 200584Olivier VidalRoz McGraneNetley98
99thPhantom1327Will Ellison Brancaster Staithe SC99
100thMerlin Rocket3692Rien ZilvoldJulie NuttallWhitstable YC100
101stRS 2001087Tim EllisSubo RussellBroadstairs101
102ndLaser EPS115Mike Storey Island Barn RSC102
103rdLaser197916Ian Stone Maidenhead SC103
104thOK21Richard Burton West Oxfordshire SC104
105thEnterprise22933Ann JacksonAvan SkeensBurghfield SC105
106thRS 500575Josie GliddonBen WellsRYA106
107thInternational Moth3757Ben Paton Royal Lymington YC107
108thLaser189092Gareth Edwards QMSC108
109thNational 123517Tim LuptonStephen CarverHunts SC109
110thLaser Radial176839Lottie Harland Burghfield SC110
111thGP1413922Rob JaneringHugh MehtaWembley SC111
112thLaser Radial183950Oliver Cage-White Bewl Valley SC112
113thLaser195108Peter Young QMSC113
114thSolo4386Mike Dray Littleton SC114
115thEnterprise23015Nick JacksonLaura NokesBurghfield SC115
116thPhantom1390Richard Sims Carsington SC116
117thTopper46484Katie Barraclough Burghfield SC117
118thFirefly1867Steven GreavesAmy MorrisRickmansworth SC118
119thEnterprise22901Paul YoungMegan WardMidland SC119
120thRS 2001239Daniel GoodmanDebbie RobertshawLittleton SC120
121stPhantom1298Olly Hopkins Tewkesbury SC121
122ndTopper46623Will Scott Island Barn RSC122
123rdTopper44131Tom Bull Cransley SC123
124thNational 123316Ian SmithJenny ChenMidland SC124
125thLaser195225Michael Pryer QMSC125
126thGraduate2976Fraser HaydenJane ArgentiPapercourt SC126
127thRS 200849Jon PatonSue MichelmorePapercourt SC127
128thRS Feva3883Jamie SmithDavid BrandHISC128
129thTopper46889Lucy Gates QMSC129
130thTopper45710James Cook QMSC130
131stLaser 4.7189607Simon Hamment Papercourt SC131
132ndFirefly2246Tony ThresherMoira ThresherWest Oxfordshire SC132
133rdFirefly3095Christian GuyAlistair EwingCastaways133
134thTopper44375Matthew Hodges Papercourt SC134
135thFirefly8Tom LonsdaleEmily HerridgeWest Oxford SC135
136thLaser Radial180329Marco Severi QMSC136
137thLaser195287Rob Bunce Shearwater137
138thLaser Radial128848Renato Hidalgo South Bank SC138
139thMerlin Rocket3569Martin HunterJilly BlakeUpper Thames YC139
140thRS 4001289Stuart HalmanGillian GreenacreLeigh And Lowton SC140
141st29er1220Murray HampshireHugh WardQMSC141
142ndFireball14452Andy RobinsonFenela WilliamsDatchet Water SC142
143rdMusto Skiff456Sergei Samus Whitstable YC143
144thLaser Bahia114Griff TannerMatt ConnerQMSC144
145thMerlin Rocket3484Neal GibsonKeith MaceyRedoubt SC145
146thLaser 4.7198296Matthew Walmsley Datchet Water SC146
147thRS 40058Tim AndertonSteve MitchellQMSC147
148thHadron1Steve Dunn Felixstowe Ferry SC148
149thRS 2001331Laurence GibbonsMillie GibbonsChipstead149
150thRS Feva4102Matt HillEve TownsendBurghfield SC150
151stMiracle4021Brian JonesPaul CookMaidenhead SC151
152ndMerlin Rocket3682Jonathan StewardNick YannakoyorgosFishers Green SC152
153rdB14749Olly LoveGareth LincolnRoyal Southampton YC153
154thD-One72Tim Garvin QMSC154
155thFirefly2223Bryony MeakinsSteph HardingHamble River SC155
156thTopper45614Imogen Smith Bough Beech SC156
157th29er158Daniel DruceNick AdamDatchet Water SC157
158thRS 200488Martin PascoeMegan PascoeWeir Wood SC158
159thFireball14099Glenn BoltonAdam SykesDatchet Water SC159
160thSolo5202Frank Brown Papercourt SC160
161stLightning 368253Simon Hopkins Up River YC161
162ndRS 2001177Claudia SpinkKiki SpinkBrancaster Staithe SC162
163rdLaser 40004694Martin WilsonHarry WilsonDatchet Water SC163
164thInternational Moth3373Neil Baker QMSC164
165thLaser 29212Andrew WhapshottTom BrutonHawley Lake165
166thEurope293Andy Harris Chew Valley Lake SC166
167thMerlin Rocket3645Jeremy DeaconBen ArcherCookham Reach SC167
168thLaser Radial18247George Hocking Cotswold SC168
169thLaser184354Simon Wigmore Middle Nene169
170thLaser4Sebastian Scovell QMSC170
171stD-One104Charlie Chandler Tewkesbury SC171
172ndD-One65Andrew Streeter HISC172
173rdComet867Christopher Robinson Burghfield SC173
174thRS Feva2574Jessy HammettHarriet Lucas-ClementsPapercourt & HISC174
175thLaser 4.7183099Emily Smith QMSC175
176thLaser121935David Grant Hawley Lake176
177thRS 2001088Andrew BoyceCharlie BeckPapercourt SC177
178thLightning 368288Matt Hopkins Up River YC178
179thTopaz Xenon4218Darren LaytonMichael GuestEarlswood Lakes Sailing Club179
180thRS 7001001Eddie Gatehouse Chichester YC180
181stD-One110Russ Hopkins Tewkesbury SC181
182ndScorpion2002Helena PughLibby CouragePoole Yacht Club182
183rdMerlin Rocket3662Mike WhitehouseKaren WhitehouseChelmarsh SC183
184thSolo5138Patrick Overs Paxton Lakes SC184
185thComet564Nigel Austin Cransley SC185
186thEnterprise23042Ian O'DellTim RichardsonShoreham SC186
187thCherub3203Phil KirkNick PrattThornbury SC187
188th29er1275Hugo TuckerTim CollinoEmsworth SC188
189thRS 4001301Ben DaigneaultBen Gosling - DavisEastbourne Sovereign SC189
190thLightning 368325Penny Yarwood Up River YC190
191stRS 700944James Bayliss QMSC191
192ndTopper724Gus Dixon Royal Harwich YC192
193rdEnterprise21313Paul StapletonTom StapletonDesborough SC193
194th42052426Katie KinverGeorgina HearthExmouth194
195thLaser 40004281Ed SumnerJerry MitchellErith YC195
196thTopper24831Thomas Chapman Crawley Mariners Yacht Club196
197thWayfarer6042Jamie ScottNeil CaldwellIsland Barn RSC197
198thRS 200285Sam RoweMitch Webb 198
199thRS 4001090Daniel HawkinsJames FarquharsonQMSC199
200thRS Feva3100Anna Lucas-ClementsLucy HarrisHISC200
201stRS 400845Douglas ClowIan HamiltonIsland Barn RSC201
202ndBosun3Andrew MusselwhiteDavid SargentSpinnaker SC202
203rdRS 200997Mo Allen King George / Fishers Green SC203
204thEnterprise23218Philip ChambersAmeila GoodwinHampton SC204
205thFarr 3.7384Piers Hugh Smith Oxford SC205
206th29er475Amber BrownJamie BrownWeston SC206
207thComet Race503Brian WeatherleyDenise WeatherleyCotswold SC207
208thComet597Ben Palmer Baltic Wharf Sailing Club208
209thRS Vision1123Paul JohnsonChris AbellDesborough SC209
210thTopper45976Daniel Martin QMSC210
211thRS 4001037Christopher StantonTom MallettQMSC211
212thWayfarer10520Andrew KtenaisRachel SheridanShadwell SC212
213thComet704Clive Chapman  213
214thLaser 20002244Mark WilkesFalco Swineen-WilkesBurghfield SC214
215thLightning 368406Caroline Key West Oxfordshire SC215
216thRS Feva3458Isabel DaviesRebecca AddisonQMSC216
217thTopper45571Ollie Dixon Royal Harwich YC217
218thTopper46893Patrick Croghan QMSC218
219thComet Versa223Sam HockingEllen ClancyCotswold SC219
220thTopper43126George Zavos Papercourt SC220
221stInternational Moth11Leigh Albrecht QMSC221
222ndTopper10517Edward Benz QMSC222
223rdLaser 4.7166639Olga Luzon South Bank SC223
224thRS 2001073Will BatesDavid BatesQMSC224
225thTopper43054Louis Brand Corinthian Otters225
226thRS 200749Xavier QuillienClare ManIsland Barn RSC226
227thNational 123302Alan BeetonHelen BarryBurghfield SC227
228thBuzz460Jeremy WarrenRob DeverellThornbury SC228
229thInternational Moth3720Andrea Biagioni HISC229
230thInternational 141508Colin SmithPeter HelmItchenor SC230
231stTopper46538George Nelson QMSC231
232ndTopper46728Charly Lloyd QMSC232
233rdByte1661Steven King South Bank SC233
234th2.4mr69Margaret Foreman QMSC234
235thGP1413893Gary MarshallHannah SteagglesSouth Bank SC235
236thLaser 200068Nigel BormanQuentin StanleyQMSC236
237thLaser Radial196523Andrew Rose Erith YC237
238thRS Feva3908Katie DaviesGemma KeersQMSC238
239thEnterprise21078Sara BennettJane Stanton-HumphreysSouth Bank SC239
240thRS 200237Nick MarleyClare CorkIsland Barn RSC240
241stLaser 50005233Taff OwensNigel SimmsArmy Sailing Association/dale Yacht Club241
242ndTopper46919Michael Smith QMSC242
243rdTopaz Xenon1A Munro-FaureC PhillipsSouth Bank SC243
244th29er79Oliver ScottTom MitchellErith YC244
245thTopper45770Alex Knight QMSC245
246thEnterprise22813Jeremy KahnJulia PayneSouth Bank SC246
247thTopper46792Grace Bradley-Shankar Docklands Sailing And Watersports Centre247
248thLark1501Luigi GartnerNick HarmanPapercourt SC248
249thTopper46725Edward Mallett QMSC249
250thAlbacore8158Matthew Metcalfe-SmithEmma Metcalfe-SmithOgston SCDNC
250thTopper17724William Cook QMSCDNC
250thFireball14755David RyderMichelle RyderIsland Barn RSCDNC
250thLightning 368409Lee Bratley Manor Park SCDNC
250thLark2480Kevin RoseLucy EvansShustokeDNC
250th29er983Hannah JonesJames Parker MowbrayStaunton Harold SCDNC
250th29er1509Callum EllisWill HarrisQMSCDNC
250thInternational Moth3766Alex Koukourakis Eastbourne Soverign SCDNC
250thLaser199898Mark Hartley Desborough SCDNC
250thTopper46790Leila Moore Docklands Sailing And Watersports CentreDNC
250thRS 300356Allan Edwards HlstcDNC
250thMerlin Rocket3616Peter HornNiki HornGrafham Water SCDNC
250thMerlin Rocket3511Andrew MillsEllie MillsHampton SCDNC
250thRS Feva4625Paddy GannonSam PearceBurghfield SCDNC
250thLaser153586Michael Craker Desborough SCDNC
250thMerlin Rocket3583Chris MartinDan MorganBlithfield SCDNC
250thKestrel964Martin WarkFaye WarkBrixham YCDNC
250thSolo5161Michael Sims Carsington SCDNC
250thLaser41446Mike Barrett Desborough SCDNC
250thLaser Radial176774Simon Smith QMSCDNC
250thTopper4Conor Lamb WYCDNC
250thInternational Moth3455Richard Westbury Bartley SCDNC
250thTopper47077Issie Bruton Whitstable YCDNC
250th42052566Morgan DibbGemma BirdWarsash SCDNC
250thNational 123398Tom HillLuke CrawfordTwickenham YCDNC
250thNational 123143Alistair EdwardsAmy McelroyTwickenham YCDNC
250thRS 400854David RickardChris BrownWeston SCDNC
250thAlbacore6416Wallace NichollsTess NixonWimbleball SCDNC
250thInternational 141548Julian PearsonNick MartinWeston SCDNC
250thRS 400816Keith HardsTim HardsQMSCDNC
250thPhantom1216Chris Burrows Oxford SCDNC
250thInternational 141517Ben McGraneJames HughesNetleyDNC
250thLaser164424Patrick McQuilkin Erith YCDNC
250thRS 2001311Matt MeeEmma NorrisRWBSC / HLSCDNC
250thInternational Moth3861Tim O'Toole Littleton / QMSCDNC
250thInternational Moth3715Jason Russell HISCDNC
250thLaser195223Michael Hicks QMSCDNC
250thInternational 141540Andy PartingtonTom PartingtonHISCDNC
250thInternational Moth3918S Hiscocks HISCDNC
250thRS 100380David Hitchcock HISCDNC
250thMerlin Rocket3640Simon BlakePhil DalbyCookham Reach SCDNC
250thTopper47154Haken Digby QMSCDNC
250thEnterprise22812John HollandsColin GoodwinHampton SCDNC
250thSolo5270Iain McGregor QMSCDNC
250thLaser198962Rob Cage Bewl Valley SCDNC
250thLaser185730Tristan Zipfel QMSCDNC
250thLaser Radial159277Martin Wadsworth QMSCDNF
250th29er134Imogen ScottAaron ReynoldsErith YCDSQ
250th29er773Ben BattenTim GrattonLymington TownDSQ
250thFlying 153711Philip OwenMurphy AndrewQMSCOCS
250th29er736Ruth AllanTess AllanEmsworth SCOCS
250thIcon4Toby PeacockDuncan ManningChew Valley Lake SCOCS
250thRS Feva2376Iona DixonCallum DixonDocklands Sailing And Watersports CentreOCS

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