Boon Epoxy GP14 1st Hollowell SC Open

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Pete Mitchel crewed by Emily Cole-Evans took another win this weekend at Hollowell Sailing Club held on Sunday the 25th of September. Winds were moderate to gusty providing superb conditions for the Open meeting twinned with the Enterprise Class. Both fleets enjoyed the full length of the reservoir for some excellent racing. Pete and Emily took two race wins to seal the event Overall. 14091 was sailed with a Selden rig matched to a North Dacron Genoa and the new 3DL moulded laminate main. Proving yet again to be the pace setter

Well Done Guys!

Boon Epoxy GP14 1st Midland SC Open

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Pete Mitchel crewed by Emily Cole-Evans took the win at Midland Sailing held on Sunday the 18th of September. Winds were light and very shifty to say the least together with a low water level tested all to the limit. Pete and Emily took race one comfortably followed by race two shortly after lunch. Having won the day with a race to spare they decided to sit the last race out.

1st Matt Howard takes the Solo Inland Championships

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Matt Howard 5211 took overall honours at the recently held Solo Inland Championships held at Rutland Water over the weekend of the 10th and 11th of September. The forecast for the weekend was somewhat ominous with hurricane Katia due in from the Atlantic. Winds were somewhat testing for all straight from the start of race one. Matt set out his intentions on Saturday with 2 first places, followed briskly with 3 more on Sunday in the height of the wind. From an entry of some 70 boats roughly half ventured out on Sunday for another day on the fast spin cycle.

1st Matt Howard 5211

1st Junior Pete Mitchel 5219

1st Veteran David Mitchel 5122

1st Grand Master Ray Collins 5073

Mike Sims wins Solo Southern Championships

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Mike Sims 5161 took overall honours at the recently held Southern Championships held at Bewl Valley SC on Saturday the 4th of September. Chris Brown came in third, followed closely by another race winner Pete Mitchel fourth. All the above boats were using a North laminate on a Selden D+ mast and a Boon Hull.