After a blistering long weekend start to the racing season, the only blisters we have seen for the last two weeks have been from sunburns. The spectacular summer has definitely not been conducive to sailing. There were light winds again for week 3 and Phil Trethewey set up a beautiful course. Apparently he enjoyed some … Continue reading
(reprinted from the Newsletter) The 2012 sailing season started out with a high intensity race. There was plenty of drama, including Chief Marshal Drew Reeves being missing in action in Barrie until shortly before the race, equipment failures and high winds. Fortunately at the eleventh hour, Drew remembered that after a few beers at the … Continue reading
1. Jane Reeves 2. Emily Fellows 3. Jade Buckley 4. Bob Lytle
Cancelled due to weather.
The Land of the Free and the home of the fastest Albacore. Did you know that both times an Albacore has entered this season, they are undefeated? Spread the word to all Albacore owners…. The Portsmouth is helping. It was great to see new (old) boats on the water. Doc Klingbeil’s old Albacore still appears … Continue reading
Open Race 5 Finish: Jr. Race 3 Final results: Emily Fellows now leads the Jr Championship – results below: What a great race! Many lead changes, lost of cutting people off and being cut off…. the only thing missing was a bailer war! Emily and Owen were had a rough start and were easily 2 legs … Continue reading
Well done Andy Grant!
Congratulations to the Stanley-Paul Albacore Crew! The Portsmouth results are in, and after a close race in light wind, the Albacore is the winner!
Lasers Only… Heather Sanders Jane Reeves Steve Fellows Marshall: Reeves
48 hours earlier, Bob Lytle’s beautiful purple sailing tribute to Barney the Dinosaur sat bubbled and broken on the shore. While others cleaned their sails, finely adjusted mast rakes and tuned their rudders, Bob appeared finished before he even got started. The race in 2 days was surely lost and the only question remained was could he … Continue reading