16th July 2015 – Home to Hamble

Start position – Yarmouth Start time – 09:20 Start engine hrs – 507.6 Towards – RSrnYC ETA –  12:00 Finish position – RSrnYC Finish time – 12:00 Finish engine hrs – 110.3 Distance travelled – 13nm Skipper – Richard Crew – Sofie Weather – SE3-4. Cloudy New faults – None Sofie and I rig the staysail, just in case we need an alternative […]

15th July 2015 – Solent drift

Start position – Yarmouth Start time – 10:30 Start engine hrs – 505.7 Towards – Yarmouth ETA –  14:00 Finish position – Yarmouth Finish time – 12:50 Finish engine hrs – 507.6 Distance travelled – 5nm Skipper – Richard Crew – Louise, Sofie, Oliver, Aline Weather – SW2, Sun New faults – None I replace our rusty gas canister at Harold Hayles. […]

11th July 2015

Start position – Poole Start time – 09:45 Start engine hrs – 505.7 Towards – Yarmouth ETA –  14:00 Finish position – Yarmouth Finish time – 14:35 Finish engine hrs – 506.7 Distance travelled – 22nm Skipper – Richard Crew – Louise, Sofie Weather – NW2 – SW5-7, sun New faults – none The OGA rally that we have been shadowing […]

10th July 2015 – To Poole

Start position – Yarmouth Start time – 08:55 Start engine hrs – 504.7 Towards – Poole ETA – 13:00 Finish position – Poole Quay Boat Haven Finish time – 13:20 Finish engine hrs – 505.7 Distance travelled – 21nm Skipper – Richard Crew – Louise, Sofie Weather – Sun, SE3 New faults – Jib halyard pin We met a few gaffers […]

9th July 1015 – updated

Start position – RSrnYC Start time – 14:50 Start engine hrs – 503.8 Towards – Yarmouth ETA –  19:00 Finish position – Yarmouth Finish time – 18:50 Finish engine hrs – 504.7 Distance travelled – 19nm Skipper – Richard Crew – Louise, Sofie Weather –  SW3, sun New faults – It was time to bring Ivy Green, in Hamble, and her […]

27th June 2015 – Round The Island Race

Start position – RSrnYC Start time – 05:15 Start engine hrs – 502.9 Towards – RSrnYC (via St. Catherine’s) ETA –  18:00 Finish position – RSrnYC Finish time – 19:20 Finish engine hrs – 503.8 Distance travelled – 74nm Skipper – Richard Crew – Louise, Alex, Ian Weather – W3 – SW4-5, sunshine New faults Check port forward light prism seal Adjust furler […]

26th June 2015 – Race preparation

Start position – RSrnYC Start time – 13:30 Start engine hrs – 501.8 Towards – RSrnYC ETA –  17:00 Finish position – RSrnYC Finish time – 16:20 Finish engine hrs – 502.9 Distance travelled – 12nm Skipper – Richard Crew – Louise, Ian Weather – New faults – A late change of plan saw us spending Thursday night on board in Hamble, […]

20th June 2015

Start position – RSrnYC Start time – 10:20 Start engine hrs – 500.6 Towards – RSrnYC ETA –  16:00 Finish position – RSrnYC Finish time – 16:00 Finish engine hrs – 501.8 Distance travelled – 24nm Skipper – Richard Crew – Louise, David Weather – SW 2-4, cloudy, occasional light showers New faults – None Unfortunately Jules was unable to join us today, […]