The sailors who braved the conditions working hard!

Write-up by Keith Poole

There were a good number of sailors in attendance ready for races Five and Six of the January Series for the ‘Shipyard Trophy’, part of the Watling Streetworks Dinghy series on West Baldwin reservoir.

Enthusiasm was initially high but soon the dark patches on the water showing where the gusts were grew more frequent, more varied in direction and noticeably heavier is strength, this was enough for half the fleet to be put back to bed so only seven ventured out to the start. For the full report follow this link – Watling Streetworks Winter Series – 16 January 2022