Pre-Season Regatta 25 September 2016

The start of the Flying Fifteen season is upon us with the Invitation Pre-Season Regatta held at South of Peth Yacht Club Sunday 25 September. We saw plenty of new faces out on the water for the last Solo Series creating havoc for those who had sailed the whole series battling for results!

Download the Pre-Season Regatta NOR with Kim Peaker stepping up as Race Officer. It is anticipated first warning signal will be at 0955. Enter online

Results of the Solo Series can be viewed on the SofPYC website. Congratulations to Fflashpoint Peter Rooke and Martin Arrowsmith 1st, Faffin Carl and Kristine Pettersson 2nd and Yes, No, Maybe Jennifer Sims and Any Cross 3rd.  Thank you Tim Cross for standing in to help skipper Ben Roadhouse out on Tie Fighter.




Young guns sailing Flying Fifteens

The final Flying Fifteen Invitation Solo Series race is this Sunday 11 September at SoPYC. If you would like to sail, registration is at 11:15 am at the club. Racing begins at 12:30.
Series four saw RFBYC boat ‘Glamour Buoys’ venture up river sailed by Dragon sailors Peter Botman and Ethan Prieto-low. Grant Box was seen filling in for Tim Putt as crew on ‘Tie Fighter’ and Emily Pettersson helming with her mother on ‘Kerfuffle’.
Peter Rooke was out testing a set of new sails along with ‘Faffin’ with local sailmaker Brad Sheridan tuning the boat to make it go faster.
Who will we see this Sunday? Results from previous series can be viewed at the SoPYC website.