Please select your home edition
Edition
Henri-Lloyd 2020 HLRC LEADERBOARD

Harken Musto Skiff UK National Championship at Castle Cove Sailing Club - Day 2

by Dan Vincent 10 Aug 2018 20:34 BST 9-12 August 2018

Today started with the Musto fleet watching the Aeros going out in search of a Bounty, although in 25 knots it was no Picnic, and many got in a Twirl while trying to get a Boost downwind.

Anyway back on Topic, our Race Officer, who isn't at all Flake-y decided to keep the Musto fleet onshore as he thought you would have to be Fruit and Nuts to launch in those conditions and the forecast was much better After Eight.

In the end the wind did not moderate quickly enough, racing was cancelled and the fleet convened for an experts panel forum, led by Russ Clark ably assisted by Dan Trotter, Andy Tarboton, Bruce Keen and the aptly named Ben Schooling, who managed to share their pearls of wisdom with the grateful fleet and apparently the whole thing can be re-enjoyed on Facebook Live. The fleet has been split into Gold, Silver and Bronze fleets and everyone has been teamed up with Buddies in readiness for the next two days of racing, which promise to be EPIC.

Tonight the fleet has enjoyed a fish and chip supper and is now doing battle in a skittle competition.

Tomorrow the forecast looks promising and the fleet are primed to enjoy four races.

Results after Day 2:

PosSail NoHelmClubR1R2R3Pts
1534Bruce KeenStokes Bay SC81211
2527Dan TrotterDerwent Reservoir Sailing Club54413
3525Andy TarbotonHenley Midmar Yacht Club131014
4444Jamie HiltonAberdeen and Stonehaven Yacht Club46616
5557Dan VincentStokes Bay SC/RNSA98118
6539Neil AshbyWilsonian SC162725
7526Jono ShelleyLargs Sailing Club351826
8568Andrew PeakeWilsonian SC2111427
9474Alastair ConnDerwent Reservoir Sailing Club791127
10548George HandStokes Bay SC207330
11372Alex KnightCastle Cove Sailing Club1013932
12302Dan KilsbyStokes Bay SC6141333
13364Andy RiceStokes Bay SC1812838
14544Ben SchoolingStokes Bay SC1123539
15315Jason RickardsMSCA13191244
16469Richard PelleyStokes Bay SC12171645
17410Paul SmalleyChew Valley SC14281557
18113Ed WilkinsonDatchet Water SC28161761
19547Serega SamusWilsonian SC15291963
20535David AnnanGrafham Water Sailing Club21152763
21584Andrew GouldStokes Bay SC25222067
22479Yaroslav PetrovRusskoe More Sailing Club23242269
23500Tom ConwayDerwent Reservoir Sailing Club22272372
24566Michael SimsCarsington Sailing Club26202874
25483John EvansDerwent Reservoir Sailing Club17213876
26582Paul MolesworthDatchet Water SC19382178
27394Nigel WallbankLymington Town Sailing Club30262985
28202Mike DencherCastle Cove Sailing Club27303390
29542Ron BarnesThorpe Bay Yacht Club41252591
30323Andrew WildeCarsington Sailing Club33342693
31432Rick PerkinsWhitstable Yacht Club29323293
32250Nigel DakinStokes Bay SC32363098
33419Richard SmithWilsonian SC2418RET99
34583Lee CullenArun Yacht Club521040102
35289Andy WhittleBlackwater Sailing Club353137103
36186Andrew SticklandThorpe Bay Yacht Club313936106
37265Tom TaylorGrafham Water Sailing Club434024107
38304Jamie SouthwellStokes Bay SC374734118
39350Brennan RobinsonRoyal Natal Yacht Club473542124
4097James NuttallDatchet Water SC404539124
41147Joshua BellStokes Bay SC483344125
42294Gary StonesLymington Town Sailing Club365141128
43487Sean ThijsseStokes Bay SCOCS4231130
44446Erik BoerresenCSF3443DNF134
45222David MoyStokes Bay SC445043137
461Nick CherryLymington Town Sailing Club494645140
47181Troy ChristensenDatchet Water SCDNF4935141
48220Tom WhicherLymington Town Sailing Club514846145
49373Tom GilbertDatchet Water SC4644RET147
50305Olivier VidalNetley Sailing Club5041DNF148
51361Huud OuwehandWSU De KreupelDNF37RET151
52545Nick LettWilsonian SC38RETDNS152
53178John PiattDatchet Water SC39RETDNS153
54282Mark ReynellPoole YC42DNSDNS156
55543Stephen WrightStokes Bay SC45DNFDNF159
56516Russell ClarkStokes Bay SCRETDNSDNS171

Related Articles

Musto Skiff UK Nationals confirmed for September
Taking place at Brixham Yacht Club The GBR MUSTO Skiff Class Association has confirmed that their annual UK Nationals event will take place over 3-6 September 2020 at Brixham Yacht Club (BYC). Posted on 21 Jul
Stokes Bay Sailing Club restarts sailing
A buzz at the bay with eased restictions after lockdown One thing that we all agree can't properly be substituted during lockdown was a quality few hours on the water at the sailing club. Posted on 8 Jul
Rick Peacock on Staying Sailing Fit and Focused
Olympic sailing coach for a Tokyo 2020 team and Musto Skiff sailor As an accomplished 49er sailor; former professional sailor; and an Olympic sailing coach for a Tokyo 2020 team, it's fair to say that Rick Peacock knows more than a thing or two about what it takes to be successful in a boat. Posted on 29 Apr
Ullswater YC Daffodil Regatta preview
The club's first open event of the season Ullswater Yacht Club's first open event of the season, the Daffodil Regatta is being held on Saturday and Sunday, April 25 and 26. There'll be daffodils galore at the prize-giving. Posted on 12 Mar
Interview with Musto skiff Sailor David Hivey
What made this Moth sailor join the class? What advice would you give for anyone else considering the Musto Skiff? Posted on 26 Feb
Noble Marine sponsor GBR Musto Skiff Training
Long-standing supporter of the class contines into 2020 Long-standing supporter of the Musto Skiff Class Association, Noble Marine Insurance, has been confirmed as the continued sponsor of the GBR Musto Skiff Training Series for 2020. Posted on 2 Feb
2020 Musto Skiff Australian Championship
Jon Newman wins at Blairgowrie Yacht Squadron The 2020 Musto Skiff Australian Championships saw one of the closest finishes of the Musto Skiff Class with Australian skiff sailor, Jon Newman, clinching the title with just two points separating first and fifth place. Posted on 31 Jan
Ovington Boats Merchandise
Perfect for the winter months and ideal Christmas gifts Various Ovington branded merchandise in stock and available on their website, perfect for the winter months and ideal Christmas gifts. From warm, woolly hats to premium quality, branded Ovington T-Shirts to eco-friendly, bio-based sports water bottles. Posted on 4 Dec 2019
2019 Scottish and Northern Skiffs Circuit round up
Around 50 sailors take part at a number of excellent venues Around 50 different competitors raced in at least one event of the 2019 circuit. Racing took place at a number of excellent venues with different event winners in 7 out of the 8 events. Posted on 3 Nov 2019
Musto Skiff Inlands at Grafham Water
7 to 26 knot winds, 180 degree shifts and great racing The weather came good on Saturday with a wind range of 7 to 26 knots and 180 degree shifts. The Race Officer placed the windward mark in the reeds of the windward shore so this made it nice and easy for us to hoist our kites. Posted on 31 Oct 2019