by Bob Killick
18ft Skiff International - San Francisco 2011
Micheal Coxon out Trevor Barnabas in and with a bullet in race 2....You have to feel sorry for Cocko!
He flies 14 hours to San Francisco to defend his title from last year's International, goes out on Saturday 20th for practice only to aggrevate a neck problem he activated two weeks ago. He has had to sit this event out as a result.
Up steps Trevor, who came over to San Francisco to enjoy being a spectator with his family, straight into the danger
seat on the wheel of Thurlow Fisher Lawyers and nails a bullet in Race 2.
We interview overall leader John 'Woody' Winning and Trevor in this clip and Trev explains how he nearly blew it on the last run to Alcatraz and as a result Aron Links' nose looks like it was used by Mike Tyson as a punching bag.
Bragging Rights for Sailing Bits Pick the Speed, day one racing, goes to Murray Press ... no prizes for knowing who Murray is the father of Grant 'Rollo' Rollerson was the fastest yesterday with 21.8 knots.