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2017 CADET WEEK ABOUT TO HIT GUNFLEET

.......plus Clacton Sailing Club Regatta on Sunday

This Wednesday 26 July there is the fourth and final race in the series for the Tony Chadd Trophy, starting at 7:30 p.m.  As always, Hot-Dogs and Burgers on sale after the race and the bar will be open.

Then on Sunday 30 July we all head up to Holland Haven for the Clacton on Sea Sailing Club Regatta.  Two races, morning and afternoon, and some good camaraderie with our neighbours.

And then...THE BIG ONE...On Monday 31 July it's the first day of the 2017 Gunfleet Cadet Week - a real wacko of a week with racing, sail training, and team events....it's going to be awesome!

 

Crumbs - there is just so much going on down the Gunfleet!  

 

Last weekend it was very much “youth to the fore” when Gunfleet Sailing Club held the 405 Splash on Sunday 23 July with overall victory going to Tom Philpot and Finlay Williams in their boat - Two Salty Nuts.

The weather for the whole day was very mixed and as the competitors rigged their 405s for the opening race the south westerly wind increased to force six.  The first leg was a beat down the coast to the St. Michael’s buoy and leading the way were Beth Elliott and Harry Swinbourne…

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