Archive for May, 2018

Summer Series 2018 Race 3

Race 3 Wed 16 May 2018 A fine evening sail, sunny, lumpy, shifty, short course kept the crews working hard at least they didn’t get cold. All followed by great food and craic in the bar afterwards. Yacht Position Harriet Express 1 Fagins Express 2 Extremely Forbidden 3 Vanouki 4 Lady Elanor 5 Donati 6 […]

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Sunday Race 20th May

A lovely day out , Alan Bennet may well say this about this coming Sunday’s race. It’s going to be right good affair, a fair southerly breeze will take you up to the Coquet Island where you will turn around it and come all the way back. I don’t know why we bother, enough of […]

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Summer Series 2018 Race 1

Race 1 Wed 2 May 2018 A great start to the season – the first Wednesday evening race was held in strong westerly winds with northerly squalls. Boats lying sideways on, rounding up, kites flying like pennants and parking up, all manner of wind tonight. Still it shook the cobwebs, birds nests and crews up! […]

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Sunday Racing

The first of the major weekend races is this Sunday 14.00hrs. Your race officers will be Peter and Brian Lowrie who will send you off around the Newbiggin Buoy, a bright yellow floaty thing not far from the couple holding hands on the giant goal post just off Newbiggin. The weather and winds are looking […]

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