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Volvo Noble Marine RS200 Nationals at Abersoch - Overall

by Angus Peel 7 Aug 2015 02:57 BST 2-6 August 2015

It's a wrap! The scores on the doors have been counted and the 150 competitors in the 2015 Volvo Noble Marine RS200 National Championships are assembling in front of me in the SCYC bar for our championship dinner and prizegiving

This week has thrown everything at us, and ended on a balmy sunny note, with some harmoniously oscillating winds thrown into the mix

So, without further ado... James Peters and Jo Wright are about to be crowned as RS200 National Champions (and, by-the-by, Youth Champions). George Yeoman and Sophie Ormsby continued their march up the leaderboard to finish 2nd overall, with Matt Mee and Emma Norris also showing strongly on the final day to end in 3rd overall. After a strong championship, Ally Martin and Simon Potts are first Lady in 4th, with Mark Heather and Lucy Preston rounding out the top 5

Andy and Jill Peters headed up a very fine vintage of Masters in 16th. Other fine performances of note were Gillies Munro and Daniel Harris carving up silver fleet in 17th, and Will Taylor and Fiona Mulcahy top bronze in 30th

So, as to today's racing? A tough day to be Race Officer - and it does speak volumes that 3 races were achieved. A better day for the light wind specialists - and also for those who like a good old wager. Although doing so too often today was more into the realms of Russian Roulette. That said, corners were banged, banged and banged again and together with some large windshifts (in the first race, between the time the pathfinder set off and was released he was lifted 35 degrees), there was a real shake up in positions all day long and it was good to see many different boats up at the front. Cream does tend to rise to the top, though, and the three races were won by our top three overall of James/Jo, Matt/Emma and George/Sophie

Thank you to all the team at SCYC, to our great sponsors for the event - shouts out to Volvo, Noble Marine, Harken, and Lennon Racewear - to our hard working class committee, association and media team and to Abersoch for throwing the kitchen sink at us this week! And most importantly - thanks to all the competitors - you have been a fantastic bunch of people to spend a week with afloat and ashore

Congratulations James and Jo - richly deserving 2015 RS200 National Champions

Overall Results:

PosSail NoHelmCrewClubR1R2R3R4R5R6R7R8R9R10Pts
11570James PetersJoanna WrightHayling Island SC1321193111618
21508George YeomanSophie OrmsbyItchenor SC77513331745134
31566Matt MeeEmma NorrisBurghfield SC291611101321435
41467Ally MartinSimon PottsBurghfield SC563264213222641
51488Mark HeatherLucy PrestonHayling Island SC48144141912331260
61603Chris CattRoz McGraneNetley SC9410818124148762
71350Ben PalmerAmy SeebrightHayling Island SC2418125585452162
81549Tim SaxtonHolly ScottItchenor SC/Burghfield SC6124976916151063
9995Hamish WalkerEmma HiveyRNSA/ASA310111613252092367
101579Josh MetcalfeMillie AlcockY Felinheli16168712119119973
111458Nick CharlesAlice EyreParkstone YC1515133162211530583
121365John TeagueLiz TeagueBriston Corinthian YC1411615155812141585
131562Edd WhiteheadKate AllamParkstone YC101151010112615182490
141237Dicken MacLeanJo HewitsonHayling Island SC2214749216313937105
151347David JessopClare MichelmorePapercourt SC1117172017156101676109
161559Andrew PetersJill PetersQMSC20222238710265319111
171283Gillies MunroDaniel HarrisRoyal Findhorn YC1819191121415183131116
181490Andy HadfieldKaren BakerParkstone YC2934261719137251311131
19123Owen BowermanMorgan PeachRTYC/HISC1222201422162448723136
201481Jack HoldenMeg FletcherArun YC2152524232627591014148
211495Tim EllisEd CowellHayling Island SC2627231224233027613154
221538Martin PentySam WallerBeaver SC19243719202714341917159
231422Caroline MartinMJ GiffordLee on Solent SC23261818141818453641171
241072Neil BarrettSophie JonesWanlip SC3525922282122362718172
25629Will HendersonMary HendersonItchenor SC1733434234241762122174
26855Tom BrophyAmy YeomanParkstone YC8281633211723423236178
271159Alistair NorrisFred MainwaringRed Wharf Bay3736212138203428422199
281228Joe AdamsEmma LucasBurghfield SC2835332625342146429200
291600Frances PetersClaire LaskoHayling Island SC1313463540423583340217
30626Will TaylorFiona MulcahyBrightlingsea SC3021274076463120408217
311551Jame PentyEmma GraysonBeaver SC45204836352925432416228
321604Matt VenablesCalum HealeyRoyal Southern YC50633925303940321720242
33426Ian CoppenhallJessica BlickExe SC/Hunts SC34393229273228533433249
341515James Hutton‑PenmanTom JayasekaraCorinthian Otters SC43293155423849212527256
351545Dan VickersGeorgie VickersParkstone YC40373039293332512828256
361602Emma DealEllie SharpsBurghfield SC53452431413047224925265
37772Tom HewitsonLucy HewitsonHayling Island SC38423627583133.7244738269.7
381296Matt BromleyAndrea BromleyRYA56413428333739444142295
39623Ben WilcoxRachel OfferELYC46314138314333625532295
40658Niki BirrellSarah WilliamsParkstone YC25462832626142175254296
411332Edward GraysonRachel GraysonBeaver SC39302976456229335044299
421102Greg KellyGeorge CatchpoleIsle of Man YC36384534262854564449300
431546John McKelvie Strangford Lough YC48324246504143502035307
44864Luke BurywoodHannah BurywoodBurghfield SC62444043373637475776341
451378Mike SaulFaye CaswellYorkshire Dales SC31234437767676355839343
461173Chris LarrAbigail LarrNorthhampton SC58405048465046761253345
47927Toby HeppellCalista PaxtonShoreham SC44524754494838385430346
48985Alexander DawsonRachel SpainItchenor SC54645145433544195960350
49740Kathryn Hutton‑ PenmanMatthew JayasekaraCorinthian Otters SC74555644474445373552359
501257Phil HardistyCiara KaneenIsle of Man YC41603530325352677676370
51756Christopher SandersPippa HardmanMumbles YC33535276524953236256371
521459Mike WarwickerKate FitzsimmonsBough Beech SC63714950555441543734374
53920Sophie HeritageWilliam HeritageGurnard SC59477676364036645150383
541606Martin JoesburySian JoesburyBudworth SC32625756444757666746401
551256Louise McKeandCathyLeigh and Lowton SC49487676485548636345419
5616Paul LewisRosie LewisHayling Island SC27515576767676306047422
57584Tim FreemanHannah SandsWarsash SC47545347605756655657427
58590Christopher ThomasRichard ThomasBroadstairs SC55437676397676614643439
591605Kevin DruceCharlotte RobertsBurghfield SC61567676765959552648440
601263Julian BradleyThe Killer ShrimpWembley SC42507676765662297651442
61297Tom HarrisonJeny Pearson‑FarrWessex SC75767676535258522955450
621117Jonathan OlinNatalie MessinghamDatchet Water SC64723852574561697670456
63786Rheanna PaveyMegan O'BrienStour SC69576276657676412365458
641133Jamie WebbHarriet Lucas‑ClementsHayling Island SC71746157636560394876464
65910Liberty AskewAmelia HewitsonHayling Island SC51587649767676604359472
66779Peter GoodyearNicolla EllisBurton SC68735451545163767063474
67805Jamie SmithLarissa ConnabeerHISC/ RTYC52497676767676493862478
68909Jack VincentMarc VincentBough Beech SC67665853596451717169487
691116Stirling TaylorPhillipa BlundenBurnham SC60657676516650766458490
701405Jude BairdFred FullerLoch Ryan SC57617676566076576167495
711110Tom DeanMike PentyBeaver SC73686076616355586666497
721565Roger WilsonLizzie TurnerWelsh Harp SC72705976645876706868529
731330Pete HaddrellFlea HaddrellBurghfield SC70697676767676406564536
74519Sue BrannamMike ProvenBurghfield SC66677676767676686961559
751417Mike BuddKatie BuddSCYC65597676767676767676580

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