Great results for Midland Sailors at the Starcross steamer

Great results for Midland Sailors at the Starcross steamer

Chris and Caroline competing in the Starcross Steamer

On Sunday the 25th of February three of our boats took part in the Starcross Steamer , a 150 minute pursuit race in the River Exe Estuary (Devon). In an 16 -20 knot cold easterly wind.

100 boats registered, 80 took to the water and 65 finished. The full story can be found on the Starcross Sailing Club website.

The race positions of our sailors were:

MERLIN ROCKET 3378 Chris Gould /Caroline Croft. 2nd overall.

MERLIN ROCKET 3787 Chris Martin / Jamie Mason. 16th overall.

ENTERPRISE 22901 Paul Young /Freya Mason 36th overall.

Photos taken by Garnett Showell. With thanks to Garnett and Starcross Sailing Club for allowing us to republish their photos.