|Posted by Terry Smith on September 18, 2019 at 8:50 AM||comments (158)|
Be careful what you wish for!
If you recall, last year there was a wind drought. We spent countless days commenting on how pretty the reflections were on the pond. It certainly didn't make for exciting racing but we got to brush up on light weather skills. Obviously we wished for more wind.
This year we got more wind. Bucket loads mo...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Terry Smith on September 17, 2019 at 9:50 PM||comments (3)|
The Oldies Day was well attended with an especially good roll-up from Mawson Lakes Model Yacht Club. There was no formal racing as such, just a general sail around,goggle at each others' boats and jibbering.
There were the usual mishaps. President Dean Bonnett came all the way from Mawson Lakes with his gaff rigged schooner - less the keel. He made up for this by setting sail in his gaff rigged ML4...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Terry Smith on August 6, 2019 at 6:35 PM||comments (4)|
Hi guys, having problems here. I think Mrs Webs.com wants me to buy more space.
Second try. The following was sent out to all clubs. I have no idea how big a response there will be, but there is no reason for SEHMYC members not to come with more modern boats. There is plenty of water.
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|Posted by Terry Smith on July 18, 2019 at 3:10 AM||comments (3)|
You may not be aware that we have a Titanic Award. Last Year's winner was Bob Watson. The award shouldn't be won twice in a row because the current holder has to nominate the next year's winner. Of course, he could nominate himself if he tried hard enough.
To the best of my recollection Bob has broken the A rig on his Marblehead four times this year. That's a pretty solid attempt to keep the prize in you...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Terry Smith on July 8, 2019 at 8:35 AM||comments (1)|
it has been brought to my notice that a degree of discourtesy/disrespect has crept into our sailing. I take full blame for this as I have failed to notice it while being distracted by other things in my personal life.
The problem mainly occurs when we have a specific class sailing day - A Class, Marblehead etc.. On those occ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Terry Smith on July 3, 2019 at 5:40 AM||comments (1)|
the website says that I am over my limit for a free site. I am going to pare back the blogs by dropping off the older race results.
If anyone wants to see the deleted results I can drag them up from the laptop as required.
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|Posted by Graham Alcock on June 30, 2019 at 12:10 AM||comments (0)|
A CLASS RACING SATURDAY 6th JULY
This Saturday the 6th July 2019 will be an A class racing day and BBQ.
Other classes will race off the second start gun.
A Committee meeting will also be held during the lunch break.
|Posted by Terry Smith on May 26, 2019 at 2:10 AM||comments (1)|
|Posted by Terry Smith on April 30, 2019 at 12:50 AM||comments (5)|
Hi Terry :-)
I think the expression you are looking for is
Ventis enim variabilis est stagnum ignis :-X
Graham A :-)
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|Posted by Terry Smith on April 21, 2019 at 8:15 AM||comments (2)|
VENTI IN STAGNUM, SIT VARIABILIS
And don't you forget it!