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Cowes Week Day 6 & 7; Final Thoughts

Day 6 To start at the back, we came 16th. This was our worst result in Cowes Week 2010. Funny enough we did not sail so bad. We started from the Committee Boat end of the line and had a beat to our first mark near the Bramble bank. We came 4th at the first […]

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Post by | August 14, 2010 | Comments Off on Cowes Week Day 6 & 7; Final Thoughts | Comments RSS

Cowes Week Day 5; WINSOME D-Day

Before we started everything looked fine. A nice 20 – 25 kt Westerly was blowing. The start was towards the West. “YES” and “FEVER” started at the committee boat end. We made a port approach. Although we would have loved to sail slightly more towards the Committee boat, the field on starboard forced us on […]

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Post by | August 4, 2010 | 1 Comment | Comments RSS

No stones at all…

Further to Floris’ brave early morning dip into the Medina and the subsequent postponement we were finally kindly requested to come out onto the Solent and wait outside for the sea breeze to fill in. After an hour of waiting the breeze picked up a bit and the committee was able to start the first […]

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Post by | August 2, 2010 | Comments Off on No stones at all… | Comments RSS

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