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IC Nationals Day 4 & International Canoe Week Day 7 at Stone Sailing Club

by G Caldwell 2 Jul 2018 06:57 PDT 25 June - 1 July 2018

"Wishful Beginnings" gave way to "Wild is the Wind" as the fleet stood looking at the Blackwater. "What's Really Happening?" "Where Are We Now?" results wise?

Most of the fleet. from being "The Superman" earlier on in the week, were now "Under Pressure" from the affects of the night before.

A building F4 with F5 gusts and a strong tide. With forecast to get stronger.

The P.R.O. called "Time", and the racing was cancelled for the day, the "Sound and Vision" of the abandoned flag being raised removing any "Sense of Doubt".

Prize-giving with cheese and wine - trophies for the "Heroes" and gifts for those who helped the "Boys Keep Swinging".

On behalf of the IC fleet - thank you to Stone SC who worked so hard throughout the week to make an excellent Championship... and to Mr Bowie.

Overall Results:
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PosSail NoBoat NameHelmClubR1R2R3R4R5R6Pts
1st335Ska'd for LifeGareth CaldwellBlithfield21-41127
2nd341Noah's ArkMike FenwickCastle Cove(DNF)2234617
3rd328Little ScarletPhil RobinHayling Island445-62520
4th339BloodhoundDave TimsonLlandegfedd6(DNF)675125
5th317DragonflyAlistair WarrenAldburgh36-1323DNF26
6th338Money4NuffinSteve ClarkeLlandegfedd-77747429
7th344Black BettyRobin WoodLlandegfedd151(DSQ)OCSDNF34
8th340Monkey's UncleChris Hampe (DNF)3956OCS35
9th343BlunderbussPhil AllenChichester5(DNF)1289OCS46
10th327Wild VentureRob Bell 11(DNC)101211347
11th308MonkeyRichard BowersCastle Cove(DNF)815912751
12th334Horizon JobJohn EllisScaling Dam89111013(DNC)51
13th311ScarletPerham HardingSwanage-12DNF81110DNF53
14th319Stringy BitsShaun AndersonOxford10(DNC)3DNC8DNC55
15th323Tipping PointHugh De IonghCastle Cove9(DNC)1413DNFDNC68
16th336Hard and FastRob StebbingCastle CoveDNF(DNC)DNFDNCDNCDNC83

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