Following this Year's AGM, with a record number of people attending.
Castle Cove Sailing Club has elected a new Commodore by the name of David Brock, David has been on the committee now for a few years as Vice Commodore. David thanked Neil Stroud as he stood down from the role after a couple of years.
David then continued to elect the new officers for the year ahead.
Vice Commodore - Andy Adler Rear Commodore Sailing - Ian Green Rear Commodore Shore - Grace Martin
We can look forward to hearing from David and his new team in due course.
Allen Welling Cup 2018 – A day for Endurance over 7 race Format
A year ago the wind was cruel to the 3 Amigos and failed to show in sufficient force to allow the full programme of races to be staged, luckily this year that would not be a problem with a solid 17 knots of glorious South Westerly showing on the various gadgets within Imogen’s cabin confirmed with just a short glance upwind leading to instant removal of Sombrero’s.
The club has taken well to this ‘fun’ event with 26 dinghies and the very rare sighting of a keelboat taking part this year in the hands of our Commodore and crew. It wasn’t going to be easy juggling the range of boat speeds from foiling Moth to Laser whilst attempting to run a few different courses to keep crews interested, all at an approximate 20 minute race time. Luckily for the Mexican race team everyone was very well behaved and keen to take on the challenge with no recalls noted.
For the first few races it was decided to stretch the legs of our intrepid…