July 30 2014 Latest news:
Seven Solos made a rare appearance for the first Solo Open meeting on Wroxham Broad for many years, most of whom were visitors.
Forty one boats, ranging from Cruisers down to a Laser, started the Tri-Icicle race in slightly unpromising conditions.
Yare SC have a Cruiser Race on Saturday from Horning to Thurne, and on Sunday Snowflakes have a Yeoman Open and Buckenham start their Winter Open series every Sunday until December 15. The next sailing date is Sunday, November 17, when Frostbites hold their 80th anniversary Open meeting, all dinghies welcome, and Snowflakes a Keelboat Open.
The nine Cruisers which contested the Funnell Trophy at NBYC’s final Open of the year met in mixed conditions.