Author: John Martin

IOM Winter Race 02: 10th Dec 2019

IOM Winter Race 02: 10th Dec 2019

Six intrepid sailors made it to the pond this morning. We were met with drizzle and a fairly cold southerly breeze....

IOM Winter Race 01: 3rd Dec 2019

IOM Winter Race 01: 3rd Dec 2019

We kicked the winter series off today with the Jeffries Trophy, sailed initially on a very short course in little wind....

IOM Autumn Race 11: 12th Nov 2019

IOM Autumn Race 11: 12th Nov 2019

I think today could be best described as challenging, John Bradshaw got it right – he arrived first thing, took one...

IOM Autumn Race 10: 5th Nov 2019

IOM Autumn Race 10: 5th Nov 2019

As predicted, a good day for a sail. Big black clouds did loom from the north, though fortunately passed west of us...

IOM Autumn Race 9: 29th Oct 2019

IOM Autumn Race 9: 29th Oct 2019

Firstly welcome to Brian who brought his boat to the pond this morning, we look forwards to you joining the racing hopefully...

IOM Autumn Race 8: 22nd Oct 2019

IOM Autumn Race 8: 22nd Oct 2019

A spot of deja vu driving to the pond, like last week fog and no wind! Not quite so bad the...