M242s continue to migrate west
Anne and Gary Armstrong have trailored their Martin 242 Coal Dust all the way from Ontario to Nelson, BC.
They reported that "The journey went well... the boat is now swinging on a mooring in Nelson.
Great bunch of keen sailors here.
All self- help...No launching facilities, no mast crane!"
Good luck in the Kootenays!
CHRISTIAN BLIGH Fetches marks, collects bounty.
Colin Potter and crew crushed the M242 Fleet with a clever course around the Tiddly Cove Scramble.
Finishing nearly 3 minutes ahead of the next Martin, Christian Bligh clearly took the best advantage of the prevailing conditions. Colin's route was unique among the remaining Fleet One boats except for Check Mate who tried to follow but couldn't keep up.
|Boat||Sail||PHRF||M1||M2||M3||M4||M5||Finish Time||Elapsed||Correct Time||Place||Overall|
|Christian_Bligh||265||156||N||K||SF||G||P||2:25:12 PM||3:25:12 AM||3:17:18 AM||1||8|
|Broos||49215||156||G||P||SF||N||K||2:27:52 PM||3:27:52 AM||3:19:52 AM||2||12|
|Too_Wicked||304||156||K||SF||G||P||N||2:27:54 PM||3:27:54 AM||3:19:54 AM||3||13|
|Whippet||5||156||P||G||SF||N||K||2:29:02 PM||3:29:02 AM||3:21:00 AM||4||16|
|Shadowfax||209||156||K||SF||G||P||N||2:34:06 PM||3:34:06 AM||3:25:52 AM||5||23|
|BlowOut||27||156||N||SF||P||G||K||2:36:37 PM||3:36:37 AM||3:28:17 AM||6||25|
|Dirty_Dog||282||156||K||SF||G||P||N||2:38:37 PM||3:38:37 AM||3:30:12 AM||7||27|
|Check_Mate||231||156||N||K||SF||G||P||2:51:56 PM||3:51:56 AM||3:43:01 AM||8||35|
TOO WICKED TAKES NAs at COW BAY
Congratulations to Michael Clements and the Too Wicked crew of Steve Bingham, Jeremy Smith and Justin Hall for winning the 2018 M242 North American Championships at Cow Bay. That's Matt Collingwood photo bombing at the back between Michael and Jeremy.
Matt and his team on Dirty Dog were 2nd overall and Chris White's team on Crazy I's, third.
Chris White adds his name to the prestigious Screwdriver Award for running aground twice during practice racing on Friday.
Gary Renzelman, Chris White and Jeff Johnson proudly displaying their Screwdriver award for the biggest screw-up.
Full results below:
Results are final as of 21:38 on August 5, 2018
|Rank||Sail #||Yacht Name||Skipper||Yacht Club||Sat 1||Sat2||Sat3||Sat4||Sun1||Sun2||Sun3||Sun4||Total||Nett|
|1st||304||Too Wicked||Michael Clements||RVanYC||1.0||1.0||(3.0)||1.0||1.0||1.0||1.0||3.0||12.0||9.0|
|2nd||282||Dirty Dog||Matt Collingwood||KYC||(9.0)||2.0||1.0||6.0||4.0||4.0||4.0||1.0||31.0||22.0|
|3rd||203||Crazy I's||Chris White||OIYC||3.0||4.0||2.0||5.0||5.0||2.0||(6.0)||4.0||31.0||25.0|
|4th||163||Purple Martin||Betsy Wareham||OIYC||4.0||3.0||4.0||2.0||3.0||8.0||10.0||(17.0)||51.0||34.0|
|5th||13||Back in Black||Pacific Coast Yacht Sales||KYC/RVanYC||2.0||5.0||(19.0 DSQ)||19.0 DSQ||6.0||3.0||3.0||2.0||59.0||40.0|
|8th||257||White Noise||Kirk Westergaard||RVicYC||12.0||(14.0)||5.0||13.0||2.0||7.0||12.0||5.0||70.0||56.0|
|10th||8||Simply Red||Alan Drinkwater||RVanYC||13.0||7.0||13.0||(19.0 DNS)||7.0||5.0||7.0||8.0||79.0||60.0|
|12th||215||Min of Mine||Tara Smith||RVicYC||(14.0)||10.0||6.0||9.0||9.0||12.0||8.0||14.0||82.0||68.0|
|13th||157||Dark Horse||Jenn Potter||RVicYC||7.0||16.0||8.0||8.0||(17.0)||13.0||15.0||13.0||97.0||80.0|
|14th||115||Jimmy Chicken||Reid Cannon||RVicYC||8.0||13.0||9.0||10.0||13.0||17.0||(19.0 RAF)||15.0||104.0||85.0|
|15th||65||Mighty Max||Micah Vanderheide / Dave Edwards||KYC||(19.0 DNC)||15.0||14.0||12.0||12.0||15.0||19.0 RAF||10.0||116.0||97.0|
|16th||266||No Worries||Luke Acker||RVicYC||15.0||12.0||15.0||15.0||15.0||(16.0)||14.0||12.0||114.0||98.0|
|18th||296||White rabbit||Maria Isberg||SNSYC||17.0||(18.0)||17.0||16.0||18.0||18.0||16.0||18.0||138.0||120.0|
Sailwave Scoring Software 2.25.4
English Bay Scramble!
August 11 & 12
This year, TCYC is adding a second day of racing following the English Bay Scramble.
Register here to get in on the action!
Royal Van Fleet Championships
Royal Van Fleet Championships @ RVYC (September 21/22)
DON'T FORGET TO REGISTER! Check with the organizing authority for deadlines.
UPDATE: 2018 NA's in Cow Bay
15 boats are registered thus far with 20-22 expected to compete on race day. The On-site registration fee on Friday is $75 and $100 for last-minute registration on Saturday morning. Please help out the organizing team by registering early
Updated Crew Bank
M242 Feature in Canadian Yachting Magazine
Michael Clements' play-by-play of this years' Round Bowen was featured in the July edition of Canadian Yachting Magazine. The article is a great read--congrats to Michael from everyone in the fleet. You can check out the feature here.
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