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Noble Marine 2022 YY - LEADERBOARD

Noble Marine CCCA Comet Trio Inland Championship at Llangorse Sailing Club

by Tracie Padro 13 May 06:16 BST 30 April - 1 May 2022

Eleven boats turned up to the beautiful setting of Llangorse lake for this year's Inland Championships which had the closest of finishes in both MK1 and MK2 classes.

Despite the light winds, the excellent Llangorse race management team managed to complete four of the scheduled five races plus the bonus of the Honeypot Race to the shore.

After the first day's racing, we had five individual race winners, often finishing across the two classes meaning the championship was wide open going into the second day. Despite the high stakes, it did not discourage a great turn out at the local pub to indulge into some great food, beer, and stories of those just missed wind shifts.

Day 2 and the wind was still very light. Only one championship race was sailed and a figure of eight course was set. It was a game of snake and ladders with the wind filling in from behind on the runs/reaches making the front runners work hard to keep their noses in front.

Eventually it was the brilliant teamwork of Scott Bonner & Lynn Harland that won the MK1 overall and Adrian & Tracie Padro that won the MK2 class.

The last race back in was the highly anticipated Honeypot Race, whereby the winners won a jar of local organic honey. Well done to Adrian & Jacob Stainislaus MK1 and Adrian & Tracie Padro MK2.

The next event is the National championships at Exe Sailing Club 5th - 7th August 2022.

Mk 1 Results: (glass trophy)

PosBoatSail NoHelmCrewClubR1R2R3R4Pts
1 504Scott BonnerLynn HarlandDurleigh42219
2 427Adrian StainislausJacob StainislausWhitefrairs33129
3Deya Vu511Richard SallissCarole WilliamsCotswold243312
4Red Baron490Matt WilliamsEmma Rolfe 154515
5Controversey510Steve AshfordMartin YeamansWhitefrairs515718
6Windrift435Jamie GrogorSimon Fowler 667423
7 302Mike HayesSteve ChidleyDanleigh776626

Mk 2 Results: (wooden trophy)

PosBoatSail NoHelmCrewClubR1R2R3R4Pts
1Vela Rosa505Adrian PadroTracie PadroShustoke12115
2Reverend Green508David MorganLorina WaldenLlangorse21429
3Miss Scarlett507Guy DavisonBen WiilaimsLlangorse342312
4Exetravagance503Bob HorlockColette HorlockExe433414

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