Monthly Archives: July 2010

Weymouth Road trip

Tom Offer and myself packed up the boats early this morning for a quick trip down to Foiltown (Not sure why we still call it that – Nostalgia maybe?) to get some weed free sailing in. Turned out to be … Continue reading

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Minor Bristol Mothing

Not much has been going on since the Nationals. Tom and Alan have been off with their boats to Rock and Falmouth respectively to get in some sneaky practice away from my watchful gaze! I got out for my first … Continue reading

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Nationals lessons

Well, I’ve had a week to sit and ponder on my shortcomings at the Nationals and I think I have figured out what the lesson was. If you are going to take spares, you should be prepared and pretty happy … Continue reading

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Torbay Photos

Emma took a load of photos while out on Terry’s gin boat on Friday which I’ve uploaded to my FlickR page. The originals are massive, so if you want any of them to print out yourself for posterity please get … Continue reading

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Nationals day one

Well my defence of the nationals got off to a pretty appaling start. I was finding my upwind speed was pretty much on par with everyone but I had enough depth downwind to more than make up for my tactical … Continue reading

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Forming an opinion

Well the nationals is finally upon us for another year and with the lack of any form guides on the web I’m sitting in my hotel writing one before heading down to the club! Top gun has to be Simon … Continue reading

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Moth Nationals Start Thursday

The UK Moth Nationals are down in Torbay, starting this Thursday. It should be a great event, so keep an eye on www.int-moth.org.uk for the latest news…

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Weekend sailing

We very nearly had all 7 of us out on Saturday but a bit of boatwork got in the way. I was still trying to get all my lines in order/trimmed to length and in amongst that and tea drinking/chatting … Continue reading

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Flying Turtle

Wednesday saw Ninja Turtle take to the water/skies. My box of goodies from Hyde arrived just in time for me to roll out to Cheddar and get rigged.Tom Offer was out there in my old boat getting some time in … Continue reading

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