Category: 2013

Vashon Challange Results

What a wonderful Race! Conditions were idyllic. Sun, Temp, Wind all on the money! Big thanks to all that participated and a bigger thanks to Steve & Tally Hucke on the Allen Bank Boat and Cyndi that endured me on Romeo Charlie. With out them we couldn’t have pulled this off. I know that participation…

Windseekers Late Summer #3

Windseekers, With Freighter traffic from Hylebos hell we managed to get a race in. However the 15 minute delay was just enough to keep us out of the “good wind”. Race was called short. So let me get this straight, Hylebos and back in 90 minutes! Results attached along with this weekends Vashon Challenge. And…

Windseekers Late Summer #2

Windseekers, Hey! That was cool. 42 boats finished! Well…we fudged, we let the time-limit run a little long. We were still pulling anchor anyway. After the “No Wind” race on July 31st this was just what we needed. Wind.Congratulations must go out to Don & Debbie on Red Splash taking a first-to-finish in the Windseeker…

Windseekers Late Summer #1

Late Summer Race #1 had everything but wind. Two boats managed to finish, Gardyloo and Something Special, one in each fleet. It was a struggle, anybody can sail in wind but try nothing wind with wishy-washy currents! Congratulations! Results are attached. Myself, I watched the last part of the race from the bar at the…

Manzanita Margarita Results

ailors, The weather conditions at the start were ideal, 75 degrees, Sunny blue sky and wind on the nose to Manzanita at 8 to 12 knots. As the day progressed the wind speed dropped on the Bay and a few “parking lot patches” developed. Don’t go there. All the PHRF boats easily finished within the…