Force 5 at Hunts

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  As the battered Competitors for the Sommerville Traveller’s Series, prepared for the second Open meeting of the weekend  – a little worse for wear from the previous day’s meeting at Cam SC. Having to endure another day of testing conditions for both man and machine.  With a base wind around F5 it was the […]

Strong winds at Cam

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Ten British Moths rigged up next to a windy and occasionally very wet river Cam in Cambridgeshire for the second river open of the year. After a vicious downpour that had the sailors scampering for the club house or sheltering in their cars, the fleet was randomly split into two starts for the first race. […]

First River Open of 2013 at Medley

A good breeze and a good turnout welcomed competitors for the Medley Moth Bowl. Thirteen times national champion Toby Cooper shot into the lead in the first race in his beautifully prepared When, but the boat was too fast and took the wrong course. This allowed Tim Davison to take the gun, with Cooper recovering […]

Flying Reaches at Whitefriars

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Wow, what a weekend! The British Moths came back to Whitefriars for their annual away weekend, running 2 Opens, one on the Saturday and one on the Sunday.  This year they shared the Saturday with the Lightning 368 class,  and it made for a very merry day indeed. Whitefriars has no Moths of their own,  […]