Preview: August 2001

We've been working on this special, bumper, August issue for some months now...

 . Leader Disasters in high winds may get the press coverage but something more dangerous often catches us unawares Preece comments In his new-look column, racing correspondent Andrew Preece considers…

Shearwaters at Seasalter Sailing Club

A total of 15 Shearwaters attended the second Travellers Trophy event over the weekend of the 9-10 June at Sealsalter Sailing Club. The dedicated team of organisers at the club…

Flying Fifteens at Bassenthwaite

Bassenthwaite Sailing Club hosted an excellent weekend sailing for the Flying Fifteen Northern Championship on the 9-10 June. Weather conditions varied from light winds in hot sunshine to strong winds…

Phantoms at Creeksea

A total of 24 boats took part in last weekend's Phantom open meeting at Creeksea SC

Redwing racing at Poole

Andy Hurst and his crew from Seahorse International Sailing won the Redwing Racing Press Challenge Cup at Poole on Friday 8 June

Swan Europeans Cowes – Day 1

Matthew Sheahan reports on the first day of the Swan Europeans at Cowes from the weather rail of Eva, a Swan 65

Aussies lead 18ft Skiff internationals

John Winning on 'Yandoo' and Trevor Barnabas on 'Omega Smeg' head the leaderboard after six of the 10 scheduled races for the 18ft Skiff international trophy

A way into windsurfing

It’s the new face of youth windsurfing - team15. It’s happening at venues all over the country so it’s on your doorstep, cheap, fun and requires no special kit. If…

18ft Skiff international champs

Another day of light winds and blue skies yesterday (4 June) brought successes to Australia's top boats in the Bay of Quiberon for the 18ft International championship