CHRISTCHURCH MODEL YACHT CLUB

IOM Day 2 - all go!

Day 2 photos. It was a cold day, but thankfully we didn't get the predicted bad weather. 

 

 

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Launching the boats before racing to make sure everything works.

 

 

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The briefing.

 

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Racing will commence shortly.

 

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Minor adjustments to be made.

 

 

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The caffeine fix is at the ready!

 

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Such concentration!

 

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The race officials discuss progress.

 

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Preparing for the next heat.

 

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View of the racing from the other side of the lake.

 

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Heading downwind.

 

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Rounding the mark.

 

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Boats being retrieved and the next fleet launching theirs.

 

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Sailors amongst the trees.

 

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A good start.

 

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Another view from the opposite side of the lake.

 

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Oops! Was over the line at the start!

 

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Boat retrieval.

 

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They're off!

 

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On the downwind leg.

 

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Can you see your boat? Which one is mine?

 

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End of the day and the RO, Rod Liddy, unhooks the starter.

 

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Time to pack up the boats for the day.

 

:)

 

 

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