Not doing to bad sailing their 'Pussy Wagon'
Posted: 14/08/2006 13:50:07
Congratulations to Rob Wilder for winning the British moth Nationals.
Posted: 14/08/2006 14:01:54
The larks are a bit full on with their boat names... !
Posted: 14/08/2006 14:02:19
Liam needs to get his act together to catch up with my little sis......
Posted: 14/08/2006 14:16:20
With boat names like that, perhaps the fleet has been reading Roger Melly's Profanosaurus. Brilliant!
Posted: 14/08/2006 14:27:48
meanwhile....at the Laser Vago Nationals, Glen Truswell (crewing for Jo Richards) came 2nd with Lucy Burn and Claire Stopps in 6th.
Posted: 14/08/2006 16:34:15
By: merlin sailors rock!
Hope they can keep up with the socials - I noticed a Lark sailor teaching the fleet how to party at Tammy!!
Posted: 14/08/2006 18:30:01
Write up and pics of the boy Wilder on Y and Y
Posted: 14/08/2006 18:42:40
Comments in the comments box.
Posted: 14/08/2006 23:27:15
Looks like Liam and Andy have blown it for the Larks. For those interested Northern Chris (Robinson) is sailng as Rachael Rhodes.
Posted: 15/08/2006 08:37:31
And I thought they were built better these days! Just goes to show why the Lark fleet is the single largest market for duct tape in the world...
Posted: 15/08/2006 08:48:48
Fran Gifford Merlin 3627 Is kicking Liams butt. Well done Fran, and she beat him in the crews race at Tenby
Posted: 15/08/2006 11:27:26
By: Tom Stewart
I like to think I helped train Fran as she crewed me in my Cadet when she was about 10 years old ;-) !!
Posted: 15/08/2006 12:04:19
By: Rob W
Did you teach Fran you're unique helming style? - Elbows Up!
Posted: 15/08/2006 12:10:43
That shot was taken just as I was coming up to the finish knowing I had won!! :-)
Posted: 15/08/2006 12:24:35
By: Rob W
Considering Rob had been in the drink four times, I'm not surprised his elbows were up! Probably trying to dry himself off in the wind. Well done mate!!!
Posted: 15/08/2006 12:29:13
just joshin! nice one.
Posted: 15/08/2006 12:35:00
It's a great shot whatever
Posted: 15/08/2006 12:39:13
By: Garry R
Tom's boat must have been one of those sub-contracted to Ovington - heard their Firefly's were dodgy too!
Posted: 15/08/2006 12:53:39
Fireflies were about three years ago - thought the problems were solved now!
Posted: 15/08/2006 13:36:10
By: Pat 2121
3538 is an excellent Merlin built by Ovington
Posted: 15/08/2006 13:58:45
Here's one of Rob (really grinning now!) with his arms down. :)
Posted: 15/08/2006 17:16:11
Fran won today, she sounded pretty surprised herself. Still only gets her to 11th overall. Too excited to ask her how Liam and Andy got on, but obviously she beat them again!
Posted: 17/08/2006 15:25:14
she's good that girl. Maybe you should let her helm the Merlin.
Posted: 17/08/2006 17:17:35
By: Tom Stewart
I tried, she said it was too big and heavy. I think perhaps she just likes sailing with her big brother.
Posted: 17/08/2006 17:29:57
She told you couldn't crew!
Posted: 19/08/2006 15:10:32
By: Pat Blake