Author: paul barton

CMYC Small Yachts W8 16/1/19

Eight skippers were on the water, under a sunny blue sky, preparing for the afternoons racing, some on ‘B’ rigs the rest on ‘A’ rigs. A difficult decision, as the forecast was for an easing wind going from west to more northerly but was very squally up ’til lunchtime. Lunch was taken, then a decision …

IOM winter series 19 Dec.2018

Today provided a welcome rest from the storms of recent days. The lake has benefitted from the rain and is back to its normal winter level. What is noticeable is that the long stemmed broad leaved weed is now dying back and coming to the surface and several times affected today’s results. What is clear …