The final race of the Winter Pursuit Series was held today in a moderate southerly following a start delayed to let the Sydney Gold Coast fleet clear the harbour.
Division 1 was led home by Walter Carpenter and the crew of Samarkand, with Innamincka (John Crawford) and Sirius (Garth Riley) 2nd & 3rd. Evan Hodge’s Nashira won Division 2, ahead of Tonic (Manfred Fahr) and Galaxy III (Chris Canty).
Jack Stening and the Stormaway crew placed consistently throughout the series to claim the overall win in Division 1, a single point ahead of Dania (Peter Charteris) and Tempo (Michael Smith). Nashira claimed the Division 2 series prize, 2 points ahead of Tonic 2nd and La Madre (Dallas O’Brien) 3rd.
The Leading Edge Pursuit Series gets underway next Saturday, August 3.
To view the Winter Pursuit Series race and series results - click here
Many thanks to Marg Fraser-Martin for all the great photos of recent MHYC racing. We have all enjoyed the slide-shows in the Harbour View room.