LUBINA Wins the 2016 CBYA Challenge!
The annual CBYA Challenge took place at RCNC on Sunday 30 October. This is a special regatta where mixed teams of CBYA & RCNC TOM sailors compete in two teams named LUBINA and BACALAO.
The Challenge first took place in 2013 and was won by BACALAO in 2013, 2014 & 2015.
This year we had a special treat – brand new, virginal, gibs and spinnakers! read more →
CBYA Veterans’ Race 2016
This was a new CBYA TOMs event with a 4-crew TOM having to have a combined age of minimum 260 years, and a 5-crew TOM having a total age of 320 years. The total age of all participating crew was over 1600 years!
Light winds with some variability made for an interesting set of races. Crews were allocated by Rachel to ensure a mix of ages, including a very sprightly octogenarian. John Allison, Hugh Epsom, Karl-Heinz Witte, Piers Armstrong, Edo Volker and Jenny Rawle were nominated race skippers. read more →