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2022 Marblehead RM Ranking 2 a Norwich Model Yacht Club

by Duncan Ellis 21 Mar 2022 20:22 GMT 20 March 2022

Norwich Model Yacht Club hosted the second Marblehead ranking event of 2022 on Sunday 20th March with Vinnie Zammit again taking charge of the event with his team Graham Nelson, Andrew Francis, Barry Graver and Val Zammit.

The breeze was still blowing from the east as it did the day before for the previous ranking but was a little less starting the day with 15 knots and reducing as the day progressed to finish with zero!

The entry list was similar to the day before but with the addition of Peter and Oliver Stollery from Guildford.

Rig choice today started with B and C moving up to swing rigs by most sailors before the lunch break.

As the breeze decreased to zero knots mid-afternoon, then started coming from the opposite direction and then disappearing again Vinnie Zammit wrapped the day up with full agreement from the sailors.

Peter Stollery showed consistency pays dividends taking the day with second place more tightly contested finishing in the order of Tony Edwards, Graham Bantock, Duncan Ellis and Austin Guerrier.

Special Mention to Alf Reynolds who had a perfect start in the final race of the day with a top 3 finish and to Oliver Stollery who popped in a 4th during the day - One to watch in the future!

Another good day on the water!

Overall Results:

PosSkipperSail NoClub/CityHullR1R2R3R4R5R6R7R8R9R10R11Pts
1Peter Stollery39GuildfordUP6142115213116
2Tony Edwards75YeovilGrunge32114104621523
3Graham Bantock95Chelmsford RYCQuark1327571152626
4Duncan Ellis37NMYCGrunge2438262435429
5Austin Guerrier68Datchet Water RSCGrunge51263326344232
6Roy Stevens54Scarborough MYCQuark45124653101261255
7Hugh Macadoo118Datchet Water RSCQuark86567378610956
8Ian Self85NMYCStarkers Cubed977512887791267
9Lester Gilbert87Bucanness MYCQuark781212999597770
10Oliver Stollery139GuildfordUP1098910410988873
11Alf Reynolds142Chelmsford RYCParadox111091081112121211385

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