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Harken 29er Grand Prix Round 6 at Hayling Island Sailing Club

by Elodie Edwards 11 Jul 07:13 BST 6-7 July 2019
Harken 29er Grand Prix Series Round 6 at Hayling Island © 29er UK

Day one dawned with a distinct lack of wind and an AP over 1 delayed the start till the early afternoon. But by the time the fleet hit the race course, a champagne sea breeze of 12-17 kts and blue skies had kicked in bringing with it some sizeable waves.

We had 4 races back to back with a tricky change in tidal conditions between race 3 and 4. A fair few black flags and 5 trapeze wire equipment failures meaning that many top boats had used their discard on day 1 leaving it all to play for on Day 2.

Overnight 2787 (Ewan Wilson/Fin Armstrong) were in the clear lead with 3 bullets and a 5th, followed by 2433 (Ollie Evans/Will Jarman) who clocked a bullet and 3 top tens to lie in 2nd place overnight, closely followed by 2611 (Monique Vennis-Ozanne/John Mather) in third.

Day 2 was a different story. Cloud, rain, colder temperatures and a very light offshore breeze greeted the fleet who launched into about 10kts of breeze and flatter water. The race committee again served up 4 good races with some intense competition at the front of the fleet. The discard kicked in after race 5 changing the front runners with 2909 (Elodie Edwards/Hannah Morris) moving up to 4th and 1st girls. Second Girls were 2507 (Athena Vogiatzi/Maddie Wylie) and third girls were 2304 (Emma James/Alice Masterman).

2828 (Tom Storey/Pierce Harris) moved up to 3rd with a bullet in the last race of the day. 2661 (Monique Venus-Ozanne and Jon Mather) moved up to 2nd and first mixed team, while 2787 (Ewan Wilson/Fin Armstrong) retained their position as 1st overall. Third boys were 2788 (Freddie Peters/Toby Atherton). 1st Junior prize went to 2335 (Will Pank/Seb Gotto) in 10th place - relative newcomers who scored a notable 3rd and 4th on Day 1. Second Juniors were 2898 (Aled Llewellyn-Jones/Ben Willett) who also scored a 3rd on Day 1.

It was great to see so many new boats sailing well and enjoying the conditions.

Overall Results:

PosSail NoHelmCrewAge GroupGenderClubsR1R2R3R4R5R6R7R8TOTALNETT
1st2787EWAN WILSONFIN ARMSTRONGYOUTHMALEWORMIT BOATING CLUB / RTYC11‑5115422015
2nd2661MONIQUE VENNIS‑OZANNEJOHN MATHERADULT/YOUTHMIXEDHHSC/HISC / HISC9‑102222153323
3rd2828TOM STOREYPIERCE HARRISYOUTHMALEYORKSHIRE DALES SC / WINDERMERE SCHOOL(UFD)214339219134
4th2909ELODIE EDWARDSHANNAH MORRISYOUTHFEMALEPWLLHELI SC / WARSASH SC106‑181263336143
5th2507ATHENA VOGIATZIMADDIE WYLIEYOUTHFEMALESOUTH SHIELDS SC / YORKSHIRE DALES SC‑117659101046251
6th2788FREDDIE PETERSTOBY ATHERTONYOUTHMALEHISC / GURNARD SC/HISC811947‑205157959
7th2304EMMA JAMESALICE MASTERMANADULT/YOUTHFEMALEPARKSTONE YC / HISC‑1398610812107663
8th2433OLIVER EVANSWILL JARMANYOUTHMALEGURNARD SC / WARSASH SC7519161315‑249066
9th2327MEG BRICKWOODBELLA FELLOWSADULTFEMALEWPNSA(UFD)310358461914285
10th2235WILLIAM PANKSEB GOTTOJUNIORMALENORFOLK BROADS YC / NORFOLK BROADS YC/RO4(UFD)3161319181214285
11th2898ALED LLEWELLYN‑JONESBEN WILLETTJUNIORMALESAUNDERSFOOT SC / RYA387(BFD)1416192514992
12th2347FREYA BLACKMILLIE ALDRIDGEYOUTHFEMALEHISC / PARKSTONE YC64(DNF)DNC4181615396
13th2816HENRY JAMESONLOUIS JOHNSONYOUTHMALEHAYLING ISLAND SC / HISC2(UFD)4DNF5771415396
14th2514BEN BATCHELORLUCY HEWITSONYOUTHMIXEDISLE OF MAN YC / HAYLING ISLAND SC151711101515‑2422129105
15th2700LEO WILKINSONSAM JONESJUNIORMALEMAIDENHEAD SC / HILL HEAD SC2122‑37132512146150113
16th2241BEN HUTTON‑PENMANNATHAN CLARKYOUTHMALEBURNHAM SC/CORINTHIAN OTTERS17182411‑2617209142116
17th834ETHAN GERRELLBEN BRADLEYJUNIORMALEHISC / HILL HEAD SC/HISC1214161519‑33932150117
18th2915OLIVER FELLOWSWILL ADLERYOUTHMALECASTLE COVE SC252115821‑341320157123
19th2696MICHAEL DYERSAMUEL DYERADULT/YOUTHMALEHERNE BAY SC191321723‑242121149125
20th2545RUPERT JAMESONJAMES HALLYOUTHMALEHAYLING ISLAND SC / HISC531‑341412142926165131
21st2332LUKE GRIBBINTOBY COPEYOUTHMALEPAIGNTON SC27‑29222711181117162133
22nd2123ELLEN MAINPOLLY SANDISONYOUTHFEMALENETLEY SC241212‑2827221623164136
23rd2344ANNIE HAMMETTJESS JOBSONYOUTHFEMALEHISC / RTYC262013182429‑3011171141
24th2029PHOEBE PETERSJOE BRADLEYYOUTHMIXEDHISC‑3715172217232329183146
25th2694CHARLOTTE GORDONANNA ROWEYOUTHFEMALEPARKSTONE YC / ISLAND BARN RESERVOIR SC201925172825‑3518187152
26th2879ISHBEL ZUURMONDARCHIE STOKESYOUTHMIXEDHISC/MENGEHAM RYTHE SC / HISC161619193126‑3328188155
27th619FREDDY WOODEMMA WELLSYOUTHMIXEDHAYLING ISLAND SC3027‑352330113113200165
28th2937SONIA EVANSLIZZIE CATTERMOLEYOUTHFEMALEGRAFHAM WATER SC29353220(DNF)28177225168
29th2477DELFINA SESTO COSBYBLYTHE BERRYYOUTHFEMALEROYAL LYMINGTON YC / HAYLING ISLAND SC343020(DNF)20312633251194
30th408ADAM SANDISONTOBY HEATHERYOUTHMALENETLEY SC‑3624302429272734231195
31st2882HANNAH ROBERTS‑STRAWJESS NELSONYOUTHFEMALECARDIFF BAY YC / RUTLAND SC1423(DNC)DNC22302527255198
32nd2664ELLIE POOLEFREYA CUMPSTYYOUTHFEMALE 2226282536‑424135255213
33rd2225OLIVIA BRACEY‑DAVISWILLIAM HELLEWELLJUNIORMIXEDHISC / PAIGNTON SC3132313134‑373431261224
34th2234EMILY MUELLERFLORENCE BRELLISFORDJUNIORFEMALEROYAL LYMINGTON YC / CORINTHIAN OTTERS/(DNC)DNCDNCDNC186228282225
35th2224FINBARR WORMWELLROSS BARNHAMADULT/YOUTHMALEHAYLING ISLAND SC28372729323539(DNF)284227
36th2343ZOE BELBENJAKE ATKINSYOUTHMIXEDSTOKES BAY SC4633(DNF)2637213730287230
37th2028JOSIE MEREDITHTAMSYN HILLSYOUTHFEMALEHISC/PAPERCOURT SC32382632354032‑43278235
38th2903DAN HENDERSONSAM DICKINSONJUNIORMALEHISC18253321(DNC)DNCDNCDNC325268
39th2222ROBIN STEINSAM BRACKLEYJUNIORMALEFELPHAM SC/HAYLING ISLAND SC / FELPHAM S233629(DNC)45UFD4637330273
40th1908BETH ALBONEPIERS LUXFORDADULTMIXEDCHICHESTER YC/MILTON KEYNES SC / GRAFHAM444736(DNF)39363636331274
41st2046GRUFF GREENGEORGE SELLWOODJUNIORMALETEIFI BOATING CLUB40404330424342‑46326280
42nd1286MAXI TUSTAINABI CAMPBELLJUNIORMIXEDHISC / BRISTOL CORINTHIAN YC394339374338‑4545329284
43rd2118OLIVER SMOULTTIEGAN PEARCEJUNIORMIXEDLLANGORSE SC / TRESAITH MARINERS SC4139443441‑474047333286
44th2022MATTIS PRINCECAM BARRYOUTHMALENETLEY SC38414036484447(DNC)351294
45th2479LIAM SCHIESSTIM HARTNELLYOUTHMALEHISC / LANCING SC352823(BFD)38DNFDNCDNC352295
46th2111JAMIE WILKINSONWILLIAM MORRISJUNIORMALEHISC48(DNC)463849413842359302
47th2494LEON STEINJOSEPH DORMERYOUTHMALEHAYLING ISLAND SC / QUEEN MARY SC42424239444548‑49351302
48th2721DILLY ALAISSY SPURWAYYOUTHFEMALEMRSC/HISC / BOWMOOR/HISC(DNC)DNCDNCDNC33322839360303
49th2539TOM COCHRANENAT GRIBBINYOUTHMALEPAIGNTON SC33343833(DNC)DNCDNCDNC366309
50th1895FREDDIE FISHERCAM MITCHELLJUNIORMALEHISC47454142474650(DNF)375318
51st392JAMES TAYLORJONTY YONGEYOUTHMALENETLEY SC4346454050(DNC)4948378321
52nd1153TILLY GREGSONMAISIE BRISTOWYOUTHFEMALESTARCROSS YC / ISLAND BARN RESERVOIR SC45484741‑51495144376325
53rd2025RAULF BERRYANGUS KILPATRICKJUNIORMALEHAYLING ISLAND SC(DNF)DNCDNCDNC40394441392335
54th2266ALBERT GILLMOREMILES DEVERELLJUNIORMALEPAIGNTON SC/ROYAL DART YC(DNC)44DNFDNC46484340392335
55th2903INDIA PAGE‑WOODSAM DICKINSONYOUTHMIXEDHISC(DNC)DNCDNCDNCDNFDNCDNC38437380
56th2231GEORGE VINCENTMATTY COHENJUNIORMALEPARKSTONE YC(DNC)DNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNC456399

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