LRSC

Sally Holman

Trolleys after Launching from slipway

We’ve been asked to leave trolleys on the part of the slipway extension after launching as shown. This was taken on Saturday when youth Race group and Simon’s groups went out. Expect increased vehicular use of east end of slipway. Sally Sally.cobblyme@btinternet.com 01297 442373 / 07748225153

Tuesday Half-term Session

> Unusual conditions faced our YMs, the predicted SE Force 2-3 wind started well for them but then disappeared for most of the session with the odd gust developing. A strong tide and SE swell made it even more difficult. Our beginners towed out reefed, then set off reaching towards the beach and back to …

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Recent Racing at LRSC

>>> Strong winds and heavy showers have made it difficult to hold races as programmed, but 12 th and 16th May saw keen competitors having a go and Race Officers adjusting courses. >>> >>> Seven sailors set out in torrential rain on Wednesday evening, among them 3 youth crews, facing rising winds and seas. Northerlies …

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Tuesday Youth Session 18.05.21

> After missing the last two Tuesdays because of strong winds and big seas, we managed to get 9 of the more skilful youth members on the water for an exciting and challenging session. Unfortunately, the conditions were not suitable for our Beginners and the lighter-weight intermediates. The wind was south westerly gusting 15 – …

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Wednesday’s Race!

Dave Stubbs took to LymeRib on Wednesday evening with his team to run the race for the few keen starters, instead of using PJ, with Judith Burke and Dave Beer covering Beachmaster. The weather was not inviting, heavy rain and slightly reduced visibility, but that didn’t dampen the enthusiasm of the 3 youth crews in …

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First ILCA Log by Tom

Part of the agreement between Ovington’s and the YMs taking on the ILCAs is that they keep a monthly log. Here is Tom’s first. They have both attended all training opportunities and joined in club racing. Thanks to Graham for coaching and Mike for mentoring and supporting.