Floozie sailed by Tony Taylor and Corin Westley won the Waterford Wedgwood Hornet European championship at Thorpe Bay YC
A grand total of 48 entries were received by Thorpe Bay Yacht Club on the 18 August for the 2001 RYA National Hornet European Championship. The week once again was sponsored by class sponsors Waterford Wedgwood and a number of great associate sponsors Yachtpeople.com, Marchbanks Technical Services, Laura Wakefield Photography, Pirate Watersports, J J Marine Services, ITS Electrical Southend and Woodland Auto Domestic Marine Services Southend, all culminating in great day and overall prizes.
1st 2115 (Floozie) Tony Taylor and Corin Westley – PDSC
2nd 2132 (Seaman Staines) Strangler and Julia Hoyle – Stone
3rd 2039 (CWT) John Jones and June Riley – PDSC
4th 2126 (Bob-on (Smeggy)) David Jones and Mark Hogan – PDSC
5th 2160 (Unfinished Bizniz) Chris Tillyer and Caroline Barnett – Stone
6th 2175 (Oink Spurt) Dave and Fran Wood – Stone