After a weekend of blustery conditions, numbers were depleted for the Sunday afternoon pennant traditionally sailed around the lake. The six starters, comprising 3 flying 15s, a laser, a dart and a GP14, were all in close contention until they reached the narrows at Scarness.… Read full article “Jubilee Sailing Trust Pennant”
The GP14 North East areas was held at Derwent Reservoir on 6/7 May. After some very close, competitive racing Bassenthwaite helms Mike Fairlamb and Andrew Greenhalgh both tied on six points after counting four out of five races. Mike Fairlamb and crew Mike Cowan were delighted to receive the Trophy especially as it is the first season that Mike Fairlamb has owned a GP.… Read full article “GP14 North East Area Championship Trophy comes to Bassenthwaite”
It was another busy weekend for racers this weekend as the fleet competed for the Celebrity Glass Trophy.
Saturday saw 12 boats out on the lake with some close racing throughout the fleet. A few close calls and a slight collision on the start line all added to the excitement.… Read full article “Celebrity Glass Trophy”
A testing set of winds were offered to the formidable teams over the weekend. Overnight leaders were Cheat Seekers and they continued to hold their position, though only just, in the heavier winds that increased throughout Sunday’s racing. In the final reckoning Windermere’s Cheat Seekers beat Bassenthwaite’s Where’s Scott Gone by just one point!… Read full article “Flying Fifteen Team Racing”
Last weekend the 17/18th October saw the final weekend series that counted towards the Club Championship. Cold, blustery weather on Saturday was not to the liking of the Flying 15s and they stayed on shore and watched the GPs and Lasers cope with varying weather conditions that at the end of the afternoon left a covering of snow on Skiddaw.… Read full article “Club Championship Results 1998”
|Last weekend the 10/11th October, Bassenthwaite Sailing Club hosted a Flying Fifteen team racing event. Racing was held as a series of four races over the two days, each result being added together to generate the teams score and determine overall positions.|