Please select your home edition
Cyclops Marine 2020 - LEADERBOARD

RS Tera Northern Traveller Series at Leigh & Lowton Sailing Club

by Carrie Bridgeman 18 May 2019 01:49 PDT 11-12 May 2019
RS Tera Northern Traveller Series at Leigh & Lowton © Gerard van den Hoek

The first of the 2019 RS Tera North Traveller Series was held together with the North Feva Open at Leigh & Lowton SC. A total of 24 boats took to the water over the weekend in changeable conditions. Great racing from all the sailors and race teams from Leigh & Lowton.

A favourable NW wind enabled four races to be run on the Saturday, with very light wind forecast for Sunday. With racing postponed on the Sunday morning there was on the water fun in the club kayaks and Toppers. The wind finally filled in to allow the final two races to be completed in the afternoon.

Nathaniel Pritchard Jones from Leigh & Lowton SC took first Pro place with Ffion Bailey from Port Dinorwic SC finishing second place only 2 points behind. Third Pro was James Barraclough from Shropshire SC.

The Sport fleet saw Jac Bailey from Port Dinorwic SC finish first place in all six races, fantastic consistency in the changing conditions. It was close for second and third place, John Bridgeman from Leigh & Lowton SC taking second place and Rebecca Green from Derwent Reservoir SC finishing third.

Next RS Tera North traveller event is 1st & 2nd June at Derwent Reservoir SC - enter here:

The Northern Fevas joined in the open meeting with first place Oliver Rayner & Matthew Rayner, second Place Esme Barraclough & Tom Johnson and third place Beth Miller & Tilda Brayshaw all from Yorkshire Dales SC.

Related Articles

2020 RS Tera Nationals at Torbay cancelled
A sad, but perhaps inevitable, decision It is with great regret that the UK RS Tera Class Association has had to take the sad, but perhaps inevitable, decision to cancel the RS Tera National Championship 2020, due to be held at Royal Torbay Yacht Club over the August Bank Holiday weekend. Posted on 16 Jul
Sail Smarts with Jake - Rigging a boat
This week we learn all about how to rig your boat This week we learn all about how to rig your boat. Posted on 26 Jun
RS Classes Strava Distance Challenge concludes
27,087km logged by RS classes, with the 200s winning overall Wow it is clear to see some people have become dedicated Strava users in the past week and have been putting some serious miles down on their bikes, boats or shoes. Posted on 26 May
Rotary Young Citizen Sporting Hero Award
Courageous teenager nominated by Christchurch Rotary Club 14-year-old Will Sears, from Bournemouth, is a remarkable teenager who has challenged the status quo and taken part in sailing championships across the world despite his disability, competing in the same class as athletes without his medical condition Posted on 19 May
RS Classes Strava Distance Challenge begins
Fundraising for the Andrew Simpson Sailing Foundation As a sailing community, we are currently limited by the amount of competition we have, there is virtual racing but this can become repetitive over time. Posted on 17 May
eSailing Eric Twiname Junior Championships
203 sailors from 6 classes take part with 12 making it to the live final RYA London and South East's Max Steele won the first ever virtual Eric Twiname Championships over the early May bank holiday, taking the title ahead of over 200 young racers. Posted on 10 May
Sail Smarts: Learn about clouds
Kids fun lockdown activity from the RYA This week we learn all about clouds with Jake. Try to learn the different types and what they mean. Posted on 22 Apr
Eric Twiname Trust subsidised RS Tera scheme
RS Sailing announces the return for 2020 Are you looking to get your younger club members into racing? Look no further than the RS Sailing and The Eric Twiname Trust partnership. Posted on 10 Apr
RS Sailing Newsletter
Still open and ready to make a splash on the day you get back on the water! The last few weeks have been unprecedented for RS Sailing. We wanted to let you know that we are still open and we're ready to make a splash on your day if you are pining to get back out on the water! Posted on 2 Apr
Isolation activities for young RS sailors
Sailing fun shouldn't be limited to the water! Have you got a tribe of excitable sailors at home looking for something to do? The team at RS Sailing have put together some activities for your sailors to play with whilst you try to grab a moment's peace. Posted on 25 Mar
Upffront 2020 Foredeck Club SW FOOTERAuck Boat Show - Sailing Cat 728x90 BOTTOMCyclops Marine 2020 - FOOTER