Grafham 2017

What a difference a day makes....the sun is shining and we've a nice breeze to go with it.....

All fleets launched in a very impressive swift time today, with the Rookie's having their usual morning Rookie Lotto with their Race Officer, Gordy Baines.

Once briefed the Rookies were also launched......

all expected back in around lunch time.......

further updates to follow.....

Wednesday:  Mount Haes & Pursuit Day!

A mixed bag with the weather today,  wind shifty and the rain has decided to make an appearance again....

Mount Haes heats underway and the Pursuit race set off around midday....

 

Congratulations to Cumbria, winners of the Mount Haes trophy for 2017,  Cambridgeshire managed two teams in the Semi Finals, good try Cambridgeshire....

Team Manager for Cambridgeshire, Jon Sweet finished a respectable 2nd in the Pursuit race with he's first time crew,  Monty Foster......Well done guys....

DAY 2:

What a difference a day makes, the sun is shining,the wind has dropped.....and we're off.  All fleets launched and underway smoothly.  ROokie fleet launched and young smiley faces are all excited about the morning's racing...

 

Day 1 at this year's Regatta has been just a little wet and wild for some of the sailors!....

All fleets have launched successfully, sailors are still smiling!..

Results will be published as soon as we can, look out for the link on this website!

All competitors are now getting ready for their evening's activities over at Grafham Water Centre...