Nationals – Final Day

BRITISH MOTH NATIONALS – DAY4 –STAUNTON HAROLD SC   With the competitors recovering from their annual dinner they woke up to calmer conditions than the previous day.  The national champion had already been decided but there was still an air of anticipation as personal pride was still at stake.   As the competitors headed out […]

Windy Nationals Day 3

BRITISH MOTH NATIONALS – Day3 Staunton Harold SC The competitors were greeted with stronger winds than previous days, and after the 3 races the day before had a later start for the Amethyst Trophy. With the strong gusting winds the fleet struggled upwind to the first mark. The first to arrive was Robbie Claridge who […]

Nationals – Day2 Staunton Harold SC

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British Moth Nationals – Day2 Staunton Harold SC The first race of the day was for the Coupe De Lion Trophy. With a light SW breeze emerging in the morning the OOD set a course diagonally across the lake from the Clubhouse. With the majority of the fleet heading across the lake one or 2 […]

Nationals 2013 – Day 1

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As the competitors woke up early (at least those who arrived the day before) were greeted by sunshine and no wind. However as the day progressed the wind filled in. After the briefing 24 competitors set sail. The first race being the Practice race set the standard for the rest of the day. After some […]