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Enterprise Midland Double Chine Series Round 8 at Emberton Park Sailing Club

by Serena Stewardson 15 Oct 2016 07:50 BST 9 October 2016

In beautiful autumn sunshine and wind, six sets of blue sails launched for the 2016 Enterprise Open Meeting held on Sunday 9th October.

Following a clean start and lots of tacking up a shifty beat, Mike Cossey put pressure on Luke Fisher with Fisher just reaching the windward mark first. Jack Bryant (junior boat) changed places several times with Cossey up the final beat. Cossey just trailed Fisher and finished a close second. With crew Daniel in the Bryant boat missing the toe straps just before the line, Bryant had to pick him up before finishing.

In the second race Cossey starting on the pin end of the line infringed and was forced to do circles which left Fisher to reach windward mark followed by Bryant. Throughout the race Fisher just led leaving Cossey and Bryant to fight out second place. At the last mark Cossey just edged ahead of the juniors to finish second.

In the third race Bryant made the best start but with a favourable wind shift Cossey and crew Nicki Fisher rounded the windward mark first and held the place right through to the finish line closely followed by Fisher crewed by Serena Stewardson with Graham and Emma Yates taking third.

Overall it was a very enjoyable day in sunshine and wind with a fantastic full Sunday roast prepared by Jean.

Overall Results: (top 3)

1st Luke Fisher & Serena Stewardson
2nd Mike Cossy & Nicki Fisher
3rd Jack Bryant & Daniel Fisher

Midland Double Chine Series after Round 8:

PosSail NoClubHelmCrewMiddle Nene SCBarnt Green SCTamworth SCMidland SCEarlswood Lake SCOgston SCNottingham SCEmberton Park SCPts
1st22901Midland SCPaul YoungEmma Coleman‑1134‑62‑102(DNC)11
2nd22320Rugby and Daventry SCMartin DaviesRebecca Bradley(DNC)1353‑13(DNC)(DNC)12
3rd22823Sutton SCMike CosseyNaomi Robertson‑1325‑7(DNC)(DNC)3212
4th19876Southport SCAlan JohnsonSteve Blackburn10(DNC)24(DNC)20(DNC)(DNC)36
5th23347Northampton SC /WLYCStephen GrahamAlex Halliwell2(DNC)(DNC)3(DNC)8(DNC)DNC65
6th23089South Staffs SCJonathan WoodwardKaren Alexander4(DNC)(DNC)1(DNC)9(DNC)DNC66
7th19041Midland SCOliver MasonElla Mason(DNC)8711(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)DNC78
8th23313Etherow SCJohn BerryNeil Bawden17(DNC)(DNC)9(DNC)18(DNC)DNC96
9th23384Yorkshire Dales SCTim SadlerRichard Sault1(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)1DNCDNC106
10th23310Ulley SCMatt VelamailTim Brownell5(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)3DNCDNC112
11th20565Rutland SCNeil BarrettSophie Jones3(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)5DNCDNC112
12th22523Earlswood Lake SCPhil HarrisonJennifer Foort(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)105(DNC)DNCDNC119
13th23410 Ges BrownJulie Moore6(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)11DNCDNC121
14th23275Yorkshire SCJames MorleyMillie Pryke7(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)12DNCDNC123
15th23248Emberton Park SCMartin BottomleyRay Ball18(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)DNCDNC5127
16th22306Emberton Park SCLuke FisherSerena Stewardson(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)DNCDNCDNC1157
17th20202Nottingham SCTim ColemanEmma Coleman(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)DNCDNC1DNC157
18th23223Earlswood Lake SCJon WoodHeather Wood(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)1DNCDNCDNC157
19th20433Tamworth SCNigel AllsoKate Brazier(DNC)(DNC)1(DNC)(DNC)DNCDNCDNC157
20th23219Ogston SCRuss ShortJess Law(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)DNC2DNCDNC158
21st20234Wembley SCDavid BeaneyJulie Cronshaw(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)2(DNC)DNCDNCDNC158
22nd19966Emberton Park SCJacik BryantDaniel Fisher(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)DNCDNCDNC3159
23rd22710Emberton Park SCGrahame YatesEmma Hardinges(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)DNCDNCDNC4160
24th19386Nottingham SCNigel NurseJulie March(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)DNCDNC4DNC160
25th22418Ogston SCAndy GommSarah Gomm(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)DNC4DNCDNC160
26th19703Earlswood Lake SCJames PattersonPaul Clark(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)4DNCDNCDNC160
27th22932Barnt Green SCMike PickworthAlice Pickworth(DNC)4(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)DNCDNCDNC160
28th16676Npttingham SCGraham BuckberryTom Buckberry(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)DNCDNC5DNC161
29th22428Barnt Green SCGordon PadmoreRose Padmore(DNC)5(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)DNCDNCDNC161
30th18665Emberton Park SCKarl RichardsonElizabeth Richardson(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)DNCDNCDNC6162
31st22112St Marys Loch SCCharles MorrishAlison Robertson Morrish(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)DNC6DNCDNC162
32nd19616Tamworth SCAllan RoperHugh Nethercot(DNC)(DNC)6(DNC)(DNC)DNCDNCDNC162
33rd22103Barnt Green SCRichard TuckettCheryl Kiely(DNC)6(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)DNCDNCDNC162
34th22619Ogston SCMartin HonnorVictoria Gomm(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)DNC7DNCDNC163
35th22155Barnt Green SCRob FarquharsonChris Kiely(DNC)7(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)DNCDNCDNC163
36th20266Midland SCMike HomerNancy Gudgeon(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)8(DNC)DNCDNCDNC164
37th17254Tamworth SCJason CulmerDaniel Keenan(DNC)(DNC)8(DNC)(DNC)DNCDNCDNC164
38th23411Beaver SCPaul HobsonJames Hobson8(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)DNCDNCDNC164
39th22702JLR Sailing Assoc/MNSCAli MorrishNick Scutt9(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)DNCDNCDNC165
40th22873Middle Nene SCMark GreerMel Smith12(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)DNCDNCDNC168
41st23272Ulley SCDave StaniforthGeorge Panter(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)DNC14DNCDNC170
42nd23008 Barry MossIan Deeley14(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)DNCDNCDNC170
43rd23135Ogston SCChris FryAli Fry(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)DNC15DNCDNC171
44th23224Hunts SCGraham KirkupAlison Glass Parker15(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)DNCDNCDNC171
45th22080Ogston SCChris BridgeOliver Bridge(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)DNC16DNCDNC172
46th22979Middle Nene SCJack MeadJennifer Mead16(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)DNCDNCDNC172
47th472Ogston SCPhillip WilsonAmy Wilson(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)DNC17DNCDNC173
48th23036Ogston SCBryce HowardLottie Howard(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)DNC19DNCDNC175
49th22906Middle Nene SCIan BurnsAnne Jarvis19(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)DNCDNCDNC175
50th22758Alexandra YCIan SimpsonSue Simpson20(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)DNCDNCDNC176
51st20753Ogston SCN PatrickPaul(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)(DNC)DNC21DNCDNC177

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