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RS Tera World Championship at the RS Games, Weymouth & Portland - Day 2

by Flynn Davies, UK RS Tera Sport Class Coach 8 Aug 2018 13:55 BST 4-10 August 2018
RS Tera Worlds during the RS Games at the WPNSA day 2 © Phil Jackson

On day two of the RS Tera Worlds, sailors were greeted by plenty of sun, but not much wind. Postponed ashore for half an hour, it wasn't long before the wind had filled in to between 6 and 9 and knots, sailors launched at 10:45. With the Sport fleet re-flighted, they were ready to begin their final day of the qualifying series before being split in to Gold and Silver fleet.

In the first race of the Pro fleet, Tuttle added another bullet to his already impressive score line, with Imogen Wade of Northampton SC second. In the yellow flight of the Sport fleet Torbay's William James took the win. Thomas Bates, apprehensive going in to his first major regatta away from Ripon certainly has nothing to worry about, placing second. Alice Davis finished first in the blue flight, adding to her tally of firsts, with Olly Peters second.

With the Pros starting first on the outer loop the wind held stable for the majority of their race at a bearing of around 250 degrees, allowing Miller to steal the win, Tuttle second this time. As the sports fought on however, the wind veered to between 290 and 300 degrees as the gradient built to around 15 knots which only left one option- abandonment. After completely relaying the course Max Sydenham took the win with Max Steele second in the yellow flight. In the blue flight, William Bailey took line honours, Olly Peters second.

The final race of the day got away for the pros while the sports were still completing their second race, following a bit of a wait for both sport flights. This time Yorkshire Dales SC sailor Oliver Rayner took the win, with Tuttle second. The yellow flight got away and a third way up the beat before having to be abandoned and recalled. A dark low pressure system brought a chill and a dash of rain, as well as a 30 degree shift to the left. When the Sport fleet were eventually able to get away at 16:40 and 16:45 for the yellow and blue flights. Teddy Dunn of the Isle of Man won the yellow flights final race, followed by Max Sydenham. In the blue flight, William Bailey claimed another win, with Toby Hatsell of Middle Nene SC second.

Overall, day two proved to be a tough day for the kids, coaches and race management, with over 6 hours on the water and 100 degrees in wind variation it certainly was not plain sailing. Heading in to day three, Ben Tuttle leads the pros with a gaping 26 point gap ahead of Beth Lewis of New Zealand in second. In the Sports, Alice Davis leads on count back ahead of William Bailey, a dark horse so far in this regatta, scoring 3, 1, 1 on day two.

Results after Day 2:

PosNatSail NoHelmClubR1R2R3R4R5R6Pts
Tera Pro Fleet
1GBR2359Ben TuttleHISC11-31227
2NZL2111Beth MillerYorkshire Dales SC186261-2433
3GBR1880Tom AhlheidFrensham Pond SC165-3086742
4GBR2167Oliver JohnsonAlton Water SC1014-28312443
5GBR2391Luke AnsteyFrensham Pond SC-4142077644
6GBR2025Abby HireRoyal Lymington YC9-2171815554
7GBR2560Jake ThompsonFrensham Pond SC6195520-4055
8GBR2821Theo StewartWindermere School24-301293856
9GBR2612Jack OakleyRoyal Hospital School21815-3621359
10GBR2037Jamie TylecoteRutland19101426-3760
11GBR2602Oliver RaynerYorkshire Dales SC237-271917167
12DEN2097Nils ChristensenFrederikshavn Sejlklub715426-381870
13GBR2897Blake TudorBrightlingsea SC21206-2542071
14GBR2764Tom Stratton-BrownFrensham Pond SC13914-3553273
15GBR2950James JohnsonWindermere School14-26241511973
16GBR3442Jakey WoodHayling Island SC422210-474381
17GBR2584Becky CaigerSevenoaks School82518-34161481
18GBR2410Albert GillmorePaignton SC / RDYC112326-3291382
19NZL2086James RussellRoyal Harwich YC-2927211282189
20DEN1487Viktor JensenSKB Denmark-3082528181190
21GBR2879Eilish GrahamDerwent Reservoir SC1212162727-3994
22GBR2442Dylan McPhersonBurnham Sailing Club151617-433519102
23GBR2402Jacob KnockPort Dinorwic SC2631813-4429107
24GBR1693Fergus PyeDraycote Water SC-482913332210107
25GBR1769Caspar BartonBough Beech203354019-48117
26GBR1484Felix PowellOrwell Yacht Club17111145-4936120
27GBR3211Joseph WarwickerBough Beech SC40(UFD)33112415123
28GBR3262Imogen WadeNorthampton SC3(UFD)4522850128
29GBR3257Esme BarracloughYorkshire Dales SC28359-423128131
30GBR2171Carys AttwellRutland SC-353231291030132
31GBR2145William BalchHayling Island SC3113323029-46135
32GBR2344Esther TuttleHISC2524-36233035137
33GBR3897Albert BarberRoyal Lymington YC-493438381316139
34GBR743Lizzie FosterEmsworth4622291436-51147
35GBR2305William SunderlandOlton Mere SC3936392114-42149
36SWE3591Tage BarneLjungskile Sailclub- LJSS-473334173431149
37GBR309Maddie BilbroughHISC3737-44372323157
38SWE3592Hanna WallströmLjungskile Segelsällskap343837-473222163
39DEN1486Oliver SkafteSKB38414220-5025166
40GBR888Elizabeth LewisFrensham Pond2242234633-52166
41GBR1637George OvertonRoyal Lymington YC27-4340393926171
42GBR560Ffion BaileyPort Dinorwic SC32444116-5741174
43GBR2703Sophie Johnson 51719(DNS)DNCDNC175
44SWE3590Aron WärnbergLjungskile Segelsällskap4339-49242547178
45RSA3575James VonkGLYC42-5143414612184
46GBR2936James KnightDraycote Water SC-534546484217198
47GBR3436Tom WharmbyRoyal Lymington YC6048103152-65201
48GBR1885Isabella HughesDraycote Water SC45-5751224357218
49GBR3588Dylan WeirRestronguet SC57-5850493727220
50GBR2549Abigail LarrNorthampton SC3353-58524149228
51GBR2323Imogen PalmerCorinthan Otters50494844-5145236
52GBR3038Adam LarrNorthampton SC5128-59594059237
53NZL3261Jorja marshallASSC44404751-6155237
54GBR2968Tom JohnsonWindermere School55(UFD)53555633252
55GBR984Sarah ProbertBCSC / SWYSA545656-624844258
56GBR2104Harry StembridgeRoyal Lymington YC-655952585338260
57GBR985Ollie WilliamsEmsworth SC36466160-6458261
58RSA3574Jamie McGillivrayRYC6454-65536034265
59ROU3581Bianca Nicoleta SulcaStiinta Constanta-625562504556268
60GBR3361Oscar JacksonIsle of Man5252-64635453274
61GBR3251Callum FraserBurnham Sailing Club59475454-6262276
62GBR2835Nathaniel Pritchard JonesLeigh and Lowton SC585055-645954276
63RSA3573Cameron HillsRYC56-6060575860291
64GBR678Stephen CartyBurnham SC63615761-6563305
65USA3583Eoghan GlosterSanta Barbara SeaShell6163635663-64306
66GBR3422Lucy RyanBrightlingsea SC-666266655561309
Tera Sport Fleet
1GBR798Alice DavisGreat Moor SC21214-510
2GBR3159William BaileyRipon SC-82331110
3GBR2287Olly PetersHayling Island SC12-422411
4POL2505Max SteeleWelsh Harp SC13162-713
5GBR2671William JamesPSC TCYC3-5113513
6GBR2386Teddy DunnIsle of Man YC26-775121
7GBR2162Freddie SunderlandOlton Mere SC6323-16822
8GBR2743Joeseph BlakerBenfleet YC54554-1523
9GBR1874Tristan AhlheidFPSC35493-1424
10GBR1901Max SydenhamDell Quay SC7-141341227
11GBR2969Felix StewartWindermere School81865-1128
12GBR1906Toby HatsellMIddle Nene SC645-1613230
13GBR1922Fflur PiercePDSC/Rydal Penrhos128-1448638
14ROU3582Noel Matei VoinescuClubul Sportiv Stiinta Constanta-108996941
15GBR2114Thomas BatesRipon SC410-182181246
16DEN1111Jeppe KratSejlklubben Køge Bugt12-131289647
17GBR3140Gregan Bergmann SmithHayling SC-207611111853
18LTU2853Evelina JokubauskaiteTBK111110714-1753
19GBR2941Akira BlackahWelsh Harp SC-27911238354
20SWE3593Vilgot HjortLJSS1171118-21754
21GBR3000Brett TudorBrightlingsea SC-161515106955
22GBR3587Samuel GriffithsRLymYC151031414-2356
23GBR2392Oliver Stratton-BrownFrensham Pond SC4121613-261358
24GBR2611Freddie MacLavertyLlandudno/ Rydal School-196915171158
25GBR2603Matthew RaynerYorkshire Dales/ Ripon SC9137-23221263
26GBR2842Oskar ShepherdGreat Moor1319-241591066
27GBR2623Max TaitLymington Royal1415-321922474
28RSA3580Rhys WhitfieldImperial YC(DNF)14151372776
29GBR2687Joshua HawkinsHayling Island SC-222285202277
30SWE3595Sigrid BeckmanLjungskile Segelsällskap171617-27121678
31GBR2154Tilda BrayshayRipon SC1491230-311580
32NOR822Olivia RawlinsonConiston-2424161919381
33GBR3091Toby Smith 1916-268152482
34GBR3496Adelicia LavenderFelpham SC7-271924182088
35GBR2632Jack BernardBlackwater SC22-262017161388
36GBR2156Jac BaileyPort Dinorwic SC24-311816112089
37GBR1591Harry McTiernanBrightlingsea SC2521171710-3090
38GBR2597Oliver ThompsonHISC92013-25252592
39GBR2040Oliver PhillipsRoyal Lymington17-241424231492
40GBR3250Kai BlackahWelsh Harp SC18111012(DNF)DNC93
41GBR625Ben StokesHayling Island SC26-292212102393
42GBR2353John BridgemanLeigh & Lowton SC/Consiton SC1625-3022211094
43GBR2784Nickolas EllisIsle of Man YC25-262511132498
44GBR1690Maya Bergmann SmithHayling SC-3712628193499
45GBR3597Josh StokesHISC18222310-2828101
46RSA3577James MatchetteImperial YC2828-2921719103
47GBR2872Holly MitchellHayling Island SC28-343028128106
48GBR2886James CarletonPapercourt SC3018212017-36106
49GBR3253Toby PearsonBrightlingsea SC525-32312819108
50GBR3192Harry WestRoyal Lymington YC2123211429-30108
51NZL2739Nathan RussellRoyal Harwich YC21-2724262416111
52NZL3255Alissa MarshallASSC311719-412717111
53GBR2893Edward EelesBrightlingsea SC262323-292321116
54DEN3585Emil Boie JensenSKB DENMARK131929-353031122
55GBR3596Ben F StokesHISC20212625-3533125
56GBR2670Alex BakerHISC23-3231322021127
57RSA3576Ashley LaylandMossel Bay YC South Africa3032-35331518128
58GBR2664William JohnsonAlton Water SC10202732(DNF)DNC131
59GBR2092Archie DunnIsle of Man YC29183127-3529134
60NOR2365Max RawlinsonConiston SC23302520-3636134
61GBR745Marcus EdwardsRoyal Lymington YC31-3333183125138
62DEN3584Magnus WøldikeSejlklubben Rødvig Stevns152828-403237140
63RSA3579Hannah Maria SasmanImperial YC293322-342732143
64GBR3242Lian WhelanHISC-371728343432145
65GBR2090Toby ThompsonFrensham Pond SC3430-38213228145
66RSA3578Jessica MatchetteImperial YC3238(DNF)262426146
67GBR3445Megan RhodesSWYSA2731-36333026147
68GBR2645Joseph HendersonWHSC34-3534222633149
69GBR2125Rebecca KnockPort Dinorwic SC32-3636293322152
70DEN2745Anton BoaSejlklubben Koege Bugt-393827362527153
71GBR2573Thomas Banes-WalkerFrensham Ponds SC36292035(UFD)34154
72GBR3598Henry PattenRoyal Lymington YC3534-38302929157
73GBR2827Charlotte StembridgeRoyal Lymington YC-403733363331170
74GBR1387Charlie BakerHISC333637-383435175
75GBR2456Lauren Attwell 33-3737373637180
76GBR1879Violet EdwardsRoyal Lymington YC35-4034373738181
77GBR1761Toby FieldEmsworth SC38353931(DNF)DNC185
78GBR415Sophie PearsonBrightlingsea SC3840(DNF)383835189
79GBR3263Harriet WadeNorthampton SC3939353939(UFD)191
80GBR2738Dylan PhillipsRoyal Lymington36393939(DNF)DNC195
81GBR3586Finley SouthonBough Beech SC404140(DNS)DNSDNC205

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