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Rooster Topper London & South East Travellers at Tamesis Club

by Carolyne Vines 17 Apr 18:43 BST 13 April 2019
Topper Travellers at Tamesis © Carolyne Vines

Fifteen Toppers turned out for the London & South East Traveller, this year hosted by Tamesis Club, with competitors coming from several clubs. The racing was close throughout.

Race Officer Andrew Harris laid a course in front of the club which took advantage of the easterly wind that was present all day.

James Crossley in 48232 and Bjorn Handley in 45770 dominated the day with a first and second each in the first two races, so the result was down to the wire. Bjorn won the last race but retired, so leaving James Crossley who was second in that race to take the Murray Vines Cup.

Thanks to Andrew Harris as Race Officer, and his team Cherry Ehrlich, Daniel Gerber and Ian Ramage, and to Jo Carstens and her team for the catering.

Overall Results:

PosSail NoHelmClub
1st48232James CrossleyDatchet Water SC
2nd45770Bjorn HandleyQueen Mary SC
3rd48587Jack HardyWimbledon Park/Island Barn SC
4th48177Reuben HudsonNewhaven and Seaford SC
5th 46520Kaitlyn WyattPapercourt SC
6th46274Harriet SackerBurnham Overy Staithe SC
7th47665Joseph MolePapercourt SC
8th45700Andy PengWarsash SC
9th47806Luka FranklinBough Beech SC
10th15725Joanna LeakeIsland Barn SC
11th47649Jibriel BostanTideway SC
12th47719Megan ThomsonIsland Barn SC
13th47124Anne FredborgPapercourt SC
14th47725Liam CurranQueen Mary SC/Porchester SC
15th47863Rorg ClowIsland Barn SC

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