Flying 15 Open Meeting at Middle Nene SC (14th/15th October 2017)Close racing in perfect conditions brought together sailors from the Classic, Silver and Gold fleets. The fleet sailed five races plus a Crews’ Race over the weekend in a highly competitive spirit. The Saturday evening ended with a tasty dinner organised by the MNSC House Team and a few drinks from the bar.The MNSC Open was also the final event in the Southern Traveller Series and the winners were: Open Fleet: 4051 Bob Tait/Pete Comber, Silver Fleet: 3359 Derek Harrison/Tim Greeves, Classic Fleet: 2433 Mark Greer/Jim Reid.In the Crews’ Race, the winners were 3965 Kato Greer/Simon Childs.Congratulations to all winners and thanks to all visitors and local sailors! The next Flying 15 Open Meeting at Middle Nene SC is scheduled for October 2018.
Calling all Fifteen sailors: I am looking for interesting articles, reports, photos, anecdotes, technical tips, previews, for the next issue of FF World, due to be published before Christmas. Copy deadline early November – I can accept anything up to 9th November at the very latest. Also happy to carry adverts.
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With six done and five to count, Richard and Matt lead Charles and Alan by a point!!!