A great start to the 420 year
Will Kennedy & Alex Curtis led the 420s at the Bloody Mary. Annabel Vose & Megan Brickwood have triumphed as 2011 Young Sailor(s) of the Year, with several 420 sailors as Regional Winners. And our alumni have been doing us credit.
420 Junior European Champions 2007, Tom Gillard & Sam Brearey, were crowned Fireball World Champions, after a nail-biting final race in Australia. Tim Saxton crewed 4th in the 60-boat field, while frequent FB World Champ, Chips Howarth, was 5th. See Sail-World and Y&Y.
two more 420 graduates to go to London 2012: 2005 Nat Champ, Luke
Patience and 2004 ISAF Youth Bronze (with Jonny McGovern), Stu Bithell,
join Hannah Mills, Lucy & Kate Macgregor, Annie Lush, and Iain Percy in
Weymouth. See Y&Y report.
See you at Class Training on 28th and the Tiger Trophy on 4/5 February.