Autumn Series (Day 6) Fortune Favours the Brave

October 22, 2018

On a, now typical, day at the lake, with winds changeable and unpredictable there were those that adapted to the conditions by changing rigs and those that 'toughed it out'. (Well, to be more accurate - One, that 'toughed it out!'.

 

While some may have thought it foolhardy, Graham Waugh (recently returned from weeks on his yacht) raced throughout the day on a sail sized bigger than his opponents throughout the day. If they changed down from A to B, he stayed on A. When they changed from B to C he stayed with the B.

Mastering the conditions his sail choices paid dividends netting him an unbeatable 10 bullets and two second places out of 12 races. 

 

There were some who suspect that he hasn't been sailing his big boat at all, but has, instead, been practising for weeks elsewhere with the RC Laser!

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