Author: John Martin

IOM Spring Race 03: 17th Mar 2020

IOM Spring Race 03: 17th Mar 2020

The day was definitely coloured by the Government recommendations, re the corona virus. We chose today to keep our “social distance” and...

IOM Spring Race 02: 10th Mar 2020

IOM Spring Race 02: 10th Mar 2020

Hi All, another blustery day this morning. Watching the black squalls on the pond we made a joint decision to sail with...

IOM Spring Race 01: 3rd Mar 2020

IOM Spring Race 01: 3rd Mar 2020

Spring arrived this morning, a gentle breeze and sunshine, wonderful compared to weather from previous weeks. The “tide” is still coming...

IOM Winter Race 12: 25th Feb 2020

IOM Winter Race 12: 25th Feb 2020

Another westerly today, I keep on telling myself it is better than having easterlies but I am now having trouble in...

IOM Winter Race 11: 18th Feb 2020

IOM Winter Race 11: 18th Feb 2020

Fijicicle Trophy   Firstly, welcome tom to Phil who joined the fleet today. He wanted to know which rig to use?...

IOM Winter Race 10: 11th Feb 2020

IOM Winter Race 10: 11th Feb 2020

Storm Ciara had passed, but we were left with a jumble of weather varying between sunshine, rain, wind and flat calm...

IOM Winter Race 07: 21st Jan 2020

IOM Winter Race 07: 21st Jan 2020

Another good days sailing at Setley. The freezing cold windless day initially promised nothing more than ideas that finding a coffee...