Summer Series (Day 5)

Yet again wonderful weather tempted plenty of skippers, old and new, to the club for another tremendous day of racing. With John Sharman returning, and the visitors John, Liam and Steve (dubbed quickly JLS) coming to give RC Lasers a go, the deck was looking busy. With the exception from a few on-the-line collisions, accidents were fairly few and far between, which helped to ensure good racing. Close finishes abounded with most of the fleet rounding the final leeward mark together in almost every race. Hugo Chandor would have taken the spoils (with 7 wins out of 12) had he not settled for taking the scores earned by John, a newcomer, who borrowed his boat. Although John finished last in both

Summer Series (Day 4)

It's decided then! Handicap racing is here to stay. It was agreed that this Summer Season we would trial a series including every other weekend as handicap racing. All are now in agreement that it is proving to be a great success. Races today, as on all other handicap days, involve extremely close finishes with the winners and finishing order of skippers becoming extremely hard to predict. Perhaps in keeping with recent results, Hugo Chandor took the overall lead with Richard Whittle clinching 2nd. Of more interest, however were greatly improved results for Fran Fairclough (3rd) and Darius Fard (4th).

Burwain RC Lasers

Reedymoor Lane, Foulridge, Colne,
Lancashire, BB8 7LJ