sail-world.com
 
 
News Home Cruising Photo Gallery Video Gallery
Sail-World.com : Eventful start for the Frostbite Series
Eventful start for the Frostbite Series

'Class 3 off to a good start - 2013 Royal Southampton Doyle Sails Frostbite Series'    John Greenway    Click Here to view large photo

On a cold but dry morning, with an odd glimpse of the sun, the Royal Southampton Yacht Club’s Doyle Sails Frostbite Series got the New Year racing season off to an eventful start in a NNE 10 – 15 knot wind. Unfortunately there were two collisions; one before the start of Race 1 and one at the start of Race 2 leading to a protest still to be heard.

The wind dictated short leg cascade courses that kept everybody busy and gave close racing in all Classes. The same courses were used for both races although the sudden unanticipated change from a stand to an ebb after the start of Race Two due to the recent heavy rains needed a swift change in tactics.

Ideal conditions for a spinnaker run - 2013 Royal Southampton Doyle Sails Frostbite Series -  http://www.marineaction.co.uk)!John_Greenway  
In Class One, Alice kept Winston at bay in both races on both elapsed and corrected time followed home by Blackjack in Race One and Indulgence in Race 2 on corrected time. In Class Two it was honours even between Blazer and Erik the Red with Blazer winning Race One followed by Erik the Red and positions reversed for Race Two. They were followed by Yogi in third for both races. In Class Three Jammin was first in both races followed in by J arrow and Serendip 4 in Race 1 and Serendip 4 and Faze 3 in Race 2.

This year, our Sponsors Doyle Sails, are generously providing backpacks for the highest placed boat in Class for that day who is present for the racing results back in the Clubhouse. In Class One it was Alice then Winston and Indulgence. In Class Two it was Erik the Red then Blazer and Yogi and in Class Three Jammin then Serendip 4 and J arrow.

We had a good turnout, a decent breeze and close racing and hope to more of the same for Races 3 and 4 in two weeks’ time on 27th January.

Results Race 1:

Class 1IRC – first Alice (Mumm36) Simon Henning, second Winston (First 40) Paul Austin, third Blackjack (J92) Andy Howe.

Class 2 IRC – first Blazer (Laser 28) Colin Woodruff, second Erik The Red (Mustang 30) Bernard Fyans, third Yogi (First 27.7) Christopher Burleigh.

Class 3 RSYC – first Jammin (J92) Ian Townend/John Cooper, second J arrow (J92) Mike Garvey, third Serendip 4 (Hanse 370) Paul King.

Results Race 2:

Class 1 IRC – Alice (Mumm 36) Simon Henning, second Winston (first 40) Paul Austin, third IndulJence (J97) Nick/Adam Munday.

Class 2 IRC – Erik The Red (Mustand 30) Bernard Fyans, second Blazer (Laser 28) Colin Woodruff, third Yogi (First 27.7) Christopher Burleigh.

Class 3 RSYC – Jammin (J92) Ian Townend/John Cooper, second Serendip 4 (Hanse 370) Paul King, third Faze 3 (Bavaria 44) Andrew Campbell.

Royal Southampton YC website


by Cathy Crawley

  

Click on the FB Like link to post this story to your FB wall

http://www.sail-world.com/index.cfm?nid=105581

8:35 PM Mon 14 Jan 2013GMT


Click here for printer friendly version
Click here to send us feedback or comments about this story.







News - USA and the World



























America's Cup: Group agrees to co-operate in London Meeting by Richard Gladwell/Sail-World.com/nz,












America's Cup: Alameda makes overtures on Venue hosting for San Fran *Feature by Richard Gladwell/Sail-World.com/nz,




























PWA Fuerteventura Grand Slam - Action resumes on day 3
Land Rover Sydney Gold Coast Yacht Race Start 2014 VIDEO
Laser Radial Men’s World Championship 2014- Final day
2014 Pacific Cup - Scarlet Runner wins
Gladwell's Line: America's Cup - Joint Statement is a curious note *Feature
ISAF Youth Match Racing World Champ - Top four battle it out for final
BIC Techno 293 Worlds 2014 - Day 6
PWA Fuerteventura Grand Slam - Wind teases competitors on day 2
Women’s Match Race Golfe du Morbihan - Action-packed day of racing
Herreshoff Marine Museum announces successful fundraising campaign
Brewin Dolphin Commodores' Cup - The most comprehensive victory yet
Anna Tunnicliffe holds fourth at mid-point of Reebok CrossFit Games
2014 29er North American Open Championship - Australians win
INSA Sabot II Invitational Regatta - Erik Hou claims victory
CMRC Summer Invitational Series - Maxi Soh wins Doubleheader A event
International Moth World Championships - Nathan Outteridge wins
PWA Fuerteventura Grand Slam - First blood to Toselli and Angulo
Melges 24 Nationals - Record entries for 2014 and 2015 venue revealed
Women’s Match Race Golfe du Morbihan - Anna Kjellberg claims the lead
Jessica Uniack Memorial Beach to Bay Race at Long Beach YC
Laser Radial Men’s World Championship - Poland tops the leaderboard   
America's Cup - Four teams confirm full support regardless of venue   
Plastic Classic takes place at Mariposa Hunters Point YC   
Six Metre European Championship - No champion declared for 2014   
J/Teams sail tough Chicago Mackinac Race   
Anna Tunnicliffe wins first event of Reebok Cross Fit Games + Video   
2014 Pacific Cup - Skill and luck required for victory   
Six Metre European Championship - Action resumes on day 4   
BIC Techno 293 Worlds 2014 - Day 4   
PWA Fuerteventura Grand Slam on the horizon   
Rolex Big Boat Series - Golden Jubilee to take place this September   
DH Pacific Cup - Running with the pack + Video   
Women's Match Race Golfe du Morbihan - Testing day in Vannes   
Brewin Dolphin Commodores' Cup - Ireland establishes solid lead   
International Moth Worlds: Outteridge charges into the lead + Video   
Marina Rubicón Round Canary Islands Race - First blood to Team Brunel   
ISAF Youth Match Racing Worlds - Competition heats up on day 2   
Laser Radial World Championships - Competition aplenty on day 3 +Video   
Extreme Sailing Series - Penultimate Act to take place in Nice   
Leukemia Cup - Images by Leighton O'Connor   


For this week's complete news stories select    Last 7 Days
   Search All News
For last month's complete news stories select    Last 30 Days
   Archive News







Sail-World.com  


















Switch Default Region to:

Social Media

Asia

Australia

Canada

Europe

New Zealand

United Kingdom


http://www.sail-world.com/event_images/image/Twitter_logo_small.png http://www.sail-world.com/event_images/image/FaceBook-icon.png  http://www.sail-world.com/event_images/image/RSS-Icon.png

United States

Cruising Northern

Cruising Southern

MarineBusiness World

PowerBoat World

FishingBoating World

 

Contact

Commercial

News

Search

Contact Us

Advertisers Information

Submit news/events

Search Stories/Text

Feedback

Advertisers Directory

Newsletter Archive

Photo Gallery

 

Banner Advertising Details

Newsletter Subscribe

Video Gallery

Policies

 

 

 

Privacy Policy

 

 


Cookie Policy

 

 



This site and its contents are © Copyright TetraMedia and/or the original author, photographer etc. All Rights Reserved.  Photographs are copyright by law.  If you wish to use or buy a photograph contact the photographer directly.
XLXL NEW US
LocalAds   DE  ES  FR  IT