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Chase Sailing Club Presidents Trophy 2022

by Alex Walton 20 Sep 2022 05:26 BST 3 September 2022
Chase Sailing Club Presidents Trophy 2022 © Alex Walton

For the first time an Icon secured the Presidents Trophy at Chase Sailing Club, held on 3rd September 2022.

A change of format was presented for this year's Presidents Trophy, with sprint racing proving to be a real success, even if it did get the race team a little busy at times, with twenty-seven boats of all shapes, sizes and abilities out on the water (everything from a Topper to an Osprey!).

A great steady breeze gave an afternoon of seven nip-and-tuck races, with grandstand viewing for those on the shore and not a moment missed.

Eventually it was the Icon of James Vyse & Huw Hopkins who came out on top with a convincing win, followed by Richard Instone in his Solo and the GP14 of Neil Davies & Michelle Evans in 3rd.

Sprint racing proved to be a real hit, so keep an eye out on the calendar for more to come!

Overall Results:

PosBoat TypeSail NoHelmCrewPYR1R2R3R4R5R6R7Pts
1stIcon8J VyseH Hopkins983112335318
2ndSolo5837R Instone 1142345151625
3rdGP1414048N DaviesM Evans11254572221133
4thSolo M Blackham 1142636676741
5thBlaze764T Berry 10257108444441
6thIcon11R LutwycheG Minton98320711017854
7thPhantom1361S Berry 1006171110793259
8thPhantom1403S Turner 10065811111510161
9thLaser/ILCA 7178635F Watson 110015695611961
10thOsprey1289N VyseN Spurr930191538128570
11thLASER RADIAL/ ILCA 6120917E Minton 114799151310131079
12thLIGHTNING 368407B Westley 11621117121411121289
13thLaser/ILCA 7209454M Minton 11001214141214141393
14thLaser/ILCA 7161544M Rudd 11001416189131614100
15thGRADUATE2879I TateC Anderson1132101213DNF89DNS106
16thFINN658P Lester 1049224DNSDNSDNSDNS116
17thLaser/ILCA 7143648W Kenyon 110016192018201715125
18thLASER RADIAL/ ILCA 6192843M Pell 1147DNF131617181918128
19thGP1413661J FroggattR Round11251318191616DNSDNS136
20thLaser Vago XD1232A HopkinsHopkins107121DNFDNF20192016150
21stLIGHTNING 368175A Hopkins 1162DNFDNFDNS19211517153
22ndLASER RADIAL/ ILCA 6197694S Nicholson 1147DNFDNFDNF151718DNS158
23rdGP1414246Cath GroveMel1130820DNSDNFDNSDNSDNS163
24thBlaze524C Anderson Jnr 1025182117DNFDNSDNSDNS164
25thRS Quba1P Rudd  2222DNFDNFDNSDNSDNS179
26thRS Quba2S Hopkins  23DNFDNFDNFDNSDNSDNS185

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