RFBYC Goes Abroad for Winter 2017

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RFBYC would like to acknowledge the many Royal Freshwater Bay Yacht Club members who have or are about to compete in overseas regattas during the European Summer.  A full wrap up will be provided once all the events have been completed.  Click on the headings to view results thus far or to follow sailor progress for events yet to be held.


MAY 2017


Gothenburg Match Cup  12 – 14 May
Mirsky Racing Team (Torvar Mirsky, Lachy Gilmour, Damian Garbowski, Cameron Seagreen)


Rolex TP52 World Championship, Scarlino Italy 16-20 May 
Ben Durham (Gladiator) – 5th


JUNE 2017


Singapore National Optimist Championships 9 – 12 June (95 boats)
Jamie Bougher – 8th
Molly Alderson – 20th
Mia Lovelady – 66th


Dragon World Championship  Clube Naval de Cascais Portugal, 9 – 17 June 2017 (70 boats)
Scoundrel – Willy Packer, Julian Harding, Denis Cullity- 25th
Aeolus – Peter Bowman, Jeremy Shellabear, Jennie Fitzhardinge – 41st
Wizzardry – Ray Chatfield, Peter Massee, Karen Chatfield – 54th
Linnea – Sandy Anderson, John Moncrieff, Stephan Eyssautier – 58th
Canewdon Witch – Trish Ford, David Hay, Graeme Fardon – 62nd
Sapphira – Ian Malley, Matt Zimmerman, Brad Stout – 67th
Whim – Robin Hammond, Anthony Yates, Arthur Phillips – 68th


Kieler Woche Germany 17 – 25 June
David Gilmour and Joel Turner (NSW) – 49er – 1st
Carrie Smith & Jaime Ryan – 470 Womens – 4th


M32 Series Scandinavia Event # 1- Gothenburg,  15 – 17 June
Neptune Racing Ream (Sam Gilmour, Mark Spearman, Adam Negri, Justin Wong) – 7th


O M International Ledro Match Race Grade 2, Ledro, Italy 23 – 26 June
Will Boulden and Tom Blaauw – 1st 


Optimist North American Championship, Royal Candian Yacht Club, Torronto, 25 June to 2 July (178 boats)
Jamie Bougher – 9th


Porto Cervo 52 Super Series Audi Sailing Week, Sardinia Italy 21 – 25 June 
Ben Durham (Gladiator) – 5th


RC44 Porto Cervo Cup, Sardinia Italy 27 June – 2 July
Ben Durham (Katusha, main trimmer) and Peter Nicholas (Artemis Racing, headsail trimmer) – 1st


JULY 2017


WMRT Match Cup Sweden 3 – 8 July
Team Gilmour (David Gilmour, Joel Turner, Jakob Wilson, Luke Payne) - 5th
Mirsky Racing Team (Torvar Mirsky, Lachy Gilmour, Damian Garbowski, Cam Seagreen) – 10th
Neptune Racing (Sam Gilmour, Mark Spearman, Adam Negri, Justin Wong) – 13th


International 420 French National Championship  Crozon-Morgat Nautical Centre, France - 7 – 12 July
Otto Henry (Woollarha Sailing Club) and Rome Featherstone (RFBYC) – 1st


M32 World Championship Marstrand, Sweden 13-16 July
Cam Seagreen (with Chris Steele CFA Sport Racing) – 3rd
Sam Gilmour (with Phil Robertson China One Ningbo) – 1st


Contender World Championship Sodenborg, Denmark 15 – 21 July (107 teams)
Simon Barwood – 22nd
Adam Linton – 73rd


Laser 4.7 Youth World Championship, Nieuwpoort, Belgiuim 16 – 24 July
Axel Fleet – 44th (Bronze) 
Ezra Kaye – 11th (Bronze)


Governor's Cup Balboa Yacht Club, USA 17 – 22 July
Alpha Racing Team (Will Boulden, Damian Garbowski, Mark Spearman) – 5th
Cam Seagreen (sailing with Harry Price CYCA) – 4th


Moth World Championships – Fraglia Vela Malcesine, Lake Garda, Italy 20 – 31 July
Nick Deussen – 20th (Silver Fleet)
Will Boulden – 10th (Bronze Fleet)


420 Open European Championship – Athens, Greece 22 – 27 July
Otto Henry (Woollarha Sailing Club) and Rome Featherstone (RFBYC) – 19th


Puerto Portals 52 Super Series Sailing Week, Mallorca Spain 24-28 July
Ben Durham (Gladiator) – 8th


29er USA Nationals Alamitos Bay Yacht Club Long Beach California 25 – 28 July
Annabelle Davies and Madison Woodward – 19th (Gold Fleet), 1st Womens Team
Kieran Bucktin and Shannon Wright – 2nd (Silver Fleet)
 


29er World Championship Alamitos Bay Yacht Club Long Beach California 26 July – 6 Aug (129 boats)
Annabelle Davies and Madison Woodward – 18th Overall / 1st Female Team
Kieran Bucktin and Shannon Wright – 25th


Mirror UK Nationals, Restronguet Sailing Club, Falmouth UK  26 – 28 July
Simon and Tyson Barwood – 2nd


Laser Under 21World Championship Nieuwpoort, Belgium, 26 July – 2 August
Zoe Thomson – 19th


49er/49erFX/Nacra 17 European Championships Kiel, Germany   27 July – 4 August
David Gilmour and Joel Turner (QLD) – 49er:  2nd
Lachy Gilmour and Ryan Donaldson – 49er:  33rd
Caitlin Elks (FSC) and Hayley Clark – 49erFX:  19th
Conor Nicholas and Pip Pietromonaco – Nacra 17 (C Board):  1st


M32 Series Scandinavia Event #2 – Risor, Norway 27 – 29 July
Peter Nicholas (sailing with Team GAC Pindar) – 1st
Cam Seagreen (sailing with Flux) – 3rd
Neptune Racing (Sam Gilmour, Mark Spearman, Adam Negri, Justin Wong) – 5th


Open BIC World Championships Arco Lago Di Garda, Trentino, Italy 31 July to 5 August
Jonathon Everett – 28th (Under 17 years)
Jenna Everett – 3rd (Under 13 years) & 1st female
Will Drew – 10th (Under 17 years)
Rosalie Hennesy – 41st (Under 17 years)


Optimist European Championship Port Bourgas Yacht Club, Bulgaria 31 July – 6 August
Catherine Pile – 9th (Girls Silver Fleet)


Laser Under 21World Championship Nieuwpoort, Belgium, 26 July – 2 August
Zoe Thomson -19th (Radial Women)


Mirror World Championship, Restronguet Sailing Club, Cornwall UK30July – 5 August
Simon and Tyson Barwood – 3rd


AUGUST 2017


Waszp International Games, Campione del Garda, Italy 1 – 5 August
Tristan Brown – 7th


WMRT Match Cup Russia 1 – 6 August
Neptune Racing (Sam Gilmour, Mark Spearman, Adam Negri, Justin Wong) – 2nd


49er Aarhus Test Event Denmark  6 – 13 August
49er – David Gilmour and Joel Turner (NSW) – 3rd
49er – Lachy Gilmour and Ryan Donaldson – 13th
49erFX – Hayley Clark and Caitlin Elks (FSC) – 12th


Hobie World Cat Championships Sylt, Germany 8 – 13 August
Cam Owen and Susan Ghent – 1st


   RC44 Marstrand World Championship, Marstrand Sweden 10-13 August
   Ben Durham (Katusha) – 4th
   Peter Nicholas (Artemis Racing) – 6th


M32 Scandanavian Series Helsinki, Finland 11-13 August
Cam Seagreen (with Flux) – 2nd


Laser Radial Youth World Championship Medemblik Netherlands 11 – 18 August
Zac Littlewood – 10th Overall, 2nd U17


Chicago Grand Slam Chicago Yacht Club, USA,  18 – 20 August
Alpha Racing Team (Will Boulden, Andrew Briggs) – 5th
Cam Seagreen (sailing with Harry Price, CYCA) – 2nd


Laser Radial Men's World Championship, Medemblik, Netherlands, 19 – 26 August
Zac Littlewood – 3rd


Detroit Match Cup Bayview Yacht Club, USA, 24 – 27 August
Alpha Racing Team – 3rd
Cam Seagreen (sailing with Harry Price, CYCA) – 1st


49er World Championships Porto, Portugal 28 August – 2 September
49er – David Gilmour and Joel Turner (NSW) – 14th
49er – Lachy Gilmour and Ryan Donaldson – 31st
49erFX – Hayley Clark and Caitlin Elks (FSC) – 31st


Oakcliff International Oackcliff Sailing Centre, USA, 30 August  – 3 September
Alpha Racing Team – 7th


SEPTEMBER 2017


DBS Marina Bay Cup – Singapore Saling Federation Marina Bay, 14 – 17 September
Hardwired Racing Team (Luke Dobrich, Tom Hodge, Luca Brun, Kai Coleman, Murray and Andrew Buchan) – 5th


Laser Master World Championship, Split, Croatia – 14 – 23 September
Grant Lovelady


Menorca 52 Super Series Sailing Week, 19-23 September Menorca Spain 
Ben Durham (Gladiator)


Optimists Asian & Oceania Championships, Hong Kong 30 September to 7 October
Molly Alderson
Mia Lovelady
Grant Alderson (Australian Team Coach)


505 World Championships Annapolis, USA, 20 – 29 September
Mark Stowell and Adam Brenz-Verca


  RC44 Cascais Cup, Cascais Portugal 28 September – 01 October
  Ben Durham (Katusha)
  Peter Nicholas (Artemis Racing) 


NOVEMBER 2017


WMRT Match Cup China 3 – 8 November
Mirsky Racing Team (Torvar Mirsky, Lachy Gilmour, Damian Garbowski, Cam Seagreen)
Neptune Racing (Sam Gilmour, Mark Spearman, Adam Negri, Justin Wong)


RC44 Calero Marinas Cup, Lanzarote Canary Islands Spain, 23 – 26 November
Ben Durham (Katusha)
Peter Nicholas (Artemis Racing) 


 


To follow Neptune Racing, follow their Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/NeptuneRacing/


To follow Mirsky Racing Team, follow their Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/mirskyracingteam/


To follow Alpha Racing Team, follow their Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/alpharacingteam1/     


To follow Hardwired Racing team, follow their Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/hardwiredraceing/


If you are travelling abroad and representing RFBYC in the near future and do not appear on the above list, please let us know.  Use hashtag #rfbycGoesAbroad

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