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ACO Musto Skiff Worlds at Weymouth & Portland Sailing Academy Overall

By Rick Perkins on 4 Jul 2012 23-30 June 2012
Photos © Tania Samus / www.photoskiff.com
Bruce Keen wins the ACO Musto Skiff worlds in Weymouth
Bruce Keen wins the ACO Musto Skiff worlds in Weymouth
Bruce Keen wins the ACO Musto Skiff worlds in Weymouth
Bruce Keen wins the ACO Musto Skiff worlds in Weymouth

Well what a week... great racing, fantastic socials, wonderful hosts and many friends made throughout the fleet.

In a week which seemed to give everything here is a summary:

  • 105 entries
  • 11 nations represented
  • 5 social events including; Welcome buffet, hog roast, pasta party, Gala Dinner and curry night
  • Royal visit from HRH Prince Charles
  • Full range of wind and weather fog, rain, wind ranging from 0 - 35 knots
  • Welcoming hosting from WPNSA
  • helpful and supportive measurer and international jury
  • Highly competent race management from David Campbell-James and his team
  • Great support from title Sponsors ACO who joined us to watch the racing and stayed for the Gala Dinner with their special guest Sir John Armitt
  • Awesome photo gallery from Tania & Sergei Samus
  • A vast range of prizes from event marine sponsor Harken and class sponsor Musto
  • £1,647 raised for charity CRASH at the dinner auction hosted by double 49er medallist Simon Hiscocks
  • Excellent fleet support from the wives and girlfriends who joined the party and were able to watch the racing on class president Keith Musto's yacht

...and a thrilling competitive single-fleet championships that was won by Bruce Keen

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