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A gusty and gutsy Round the Island Race 2024

Round the Island Race 2024, 15 June 2024 Thank you very much to Harry for another enjoyable Round the Isle of Wight Race (RTI). We had an experienced crew on board Winsome including Harry (navigation), Leen (mainsheet), Boj (pit/tactics), Dirk-Jan (trimming), Joost Dantuma (trimming), Joost Heikens (trimming/mast), Lennard (trimmimg/mast), Floris (bow) and Laura (helming).  The […]

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Post by | June 16, 2024 | No Comments | Comments RSS

2024 Anticipation

Please find attached the programme for 2024. We look forward to racing the Old Lady again in 2024. Both the Old Lady and her crew are aging. Although both boat and crew age at the same speed, one of them just doesn’t show. Therefore, we decided not to enter any of the long off shore races […]

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Post by | December 6, 2023 | Comments Off on 2024 Anticipation | Comments RSS

Cowes Week 2023 – Day 7, Friday 4th of August-2nd in class-4 IRC.

Today’s weather forecast was mixed conditions again, with a N-NW gradient wind of 10 knots and the possibility of a southwesterly sea breeze developing in the afternoon. As in all previous days, Boj presented us with a very clear weather briefing in the morning that proved to be spot on again. The Race Committee made […]

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Post by | August 5, 2023 | 1 Comment | Comments RSS

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