At least it was sunny!!

At least it was sunny!!

Report by Andrew Dean

Fifteen dinghies contested Races 3 and 4 of the January Bourne Plaice Winter Series hosted by the Manx Sailing & Cruising Club of Ramsey.  The all-important wind conditions were quite benign, being a southerly three gusting to four, so no capsizes or particularly exciting racing.  However, the direction of the gusts was unpredictable, making tacking necessary to shorten the upwind leg of the course, which in the first race took in the maximum part of the reservoir.  There was a burst of rain, but dinghy racers are not aware of the difference being distracted by more important matters.  Continue reading here - Bourne Plaice Winter Series – 14 January 2018.