Reports

This Year's Afloat Reports - 2022
  • Summer Rally 2022 – Lymington
    With the venue meaning a sail to the West for everyone, it was unsurprising to find a Westerly wind forecast, but fortunately it wasn’t quite on the nose so sailing was less of a beat than expected. The consolation for the wind direction was that it was a beautiful summers day, so a slightly ...
  • Spring Cruise 2022 – Channel Islands and France
    After a couple of years of disruption, the Spring Cruise was set to return to it’s usual schedule, and begin with an easy sail to Yarmouth. The weather didn’t entirely agree with the ‘easy’ part, especially those pushing up to Yarmouth from the East. Wind over tide kicked the Solent into a mini ...
  • Springbite Rally 2022 – Hamble
    With various delays meaning the traditional Frostbite Rally wasn’t happening until March, it seemed fair to give it a new name – so the Springbite Rally was born. This rename was partly in the hope that there wouldn’t be any actual frost by that time, and Mercury Yacht Harbour on the Hamble would have ...