Gaskin takes Liberty lead in Short Course Series

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Beck West - Short Course Racing at Docklands Yacht Club, February 2013
Beck West - Short Course Racing at Docklands Yacht Club, February 2013
Neil Patterson - Short Course Racing at Docklands Yacht Club, February 2013
Neil Patterson - Short Course Racing at Docklands Yacht Club, February 2013
Short Course Racing at Docklands Yacht Club, February 2013
Short Course Racing at Docklands Yacht Club, February 2013
Cadeyrn Gaskin - Short Course Racing at Docklands Yacht Club, February 2013
Cadeyrn Gaskin - Short Course Racing at Docklands Yacht Club, February 2013
Russell Phillips - Short Course Racing at Docklands Yacht Club, February 2013
Russell Phillips - Short Course Racing at Docklands Yacht Club, February 2013
Sally Wilkkinson - Short Course Racing at Docklands Yacht Club, February 2013
Sally Wilkkinson - Short Course Racing at Docklands Yacht Club, February 2013
Short Course Racing at Docklands Yacht Club, February 2013
Short Course Racing at Docklands Yacht Club, February 2013
Sarah Millson & Roy Jewell - Short Course Racing at Docklands Yacht Club, February 2013
Sarah Millson & Roy Jewell - Short Course Racing at Docklands Yacht Club, February 2013
Mark Thorpe - Short Course Racing at Docklands Yacht Club, February 2013
Mark Thorpe - Short Course Racing at Docklands Yacht Club, February 2013
Short Course Racing at Docklands Yacht Club, February 2013
Short Course Racing at Docklands Yacht Club, February 2013
David Staley, Monday, 18 February 2013

Sunday's Short Course Racing at Docklands Yacht Club comprised four races for a fleet comprising Access 2.3, 303 and Liberty sailors.  A hot, sunny day brought shifty south south-easterly breezes around 8-10 knots with stronger gusts.  Racing was delayed an hour waiting for the morning northerly to be replaced by the new breeze from the opposite side of the compass.

 

Sally Wilkinson consolidated her lead in the 2.3 fleet, as did Sarah Millsom in the 303 fleet, sailing with Roy Jewell today.  

 

Despite just having returned from New Zealand where he won the Sail Auckland Regatta Liberty division, Russell Phillips gave up his lead in the Liberty division to Cadeyrn Gaskin, who won every race today. 

 

Six Docklands members will head to the Access Class State Championships being held in Ballarat next weekend. 

 

March 17 is the next instalment of Short Course Racing on Victoria Harbour,  just two weeks ahead of the Australian and Asia-Pacific Championships that will be held on Lake Burley Griffin, Canberra.

 

For the latest results and more information about the series, see the links below.

 

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