Twenty boats took to the water at Bough Beech for races 1 and 2 of the Bough Beech Finale in light and somewhat patchy northerly winds. Fortunately the overnight rain stopped while competitors were rigging.
No single boat dominated the racing but there was a great tussle at the front of race 1 between the Collens in a woodie and Elliott Marks in a Mk2. ...read more
Race 2 saw the lead change hands several times before Mike McNamara eventually got the better of Richard Stone.
1st Martin Collen and Donna Rouse Collen (4 points)
2nd Mike McNamara and Simon Townsend (5)
3rd Andrew and Tom Wilson (8)
4th Elliott Marks and Kate Fitzsimmons (10)
Tomorrow’s forecast is for sunny but chilly conditions. The wind forecast is fresh to frightening…