Frozen Toe – Final Races December 13th 2015

After Day 3 being cancelled due to gale force winds hitting the south coast. Day 4 brought light winds. The first race had very light conditions with a strong tide forcing sailors to hug the shoreline.

The wind filled in for the second race providing some fun racing for the last race of the season. In the Fast Fleet Paul & Mark Oakley (RS400 – Porchester) took two first places, doing well in the tricky conditions. In the Medium Fleet Nick & Biddy Colbourne, were first in both races, and in the Slow fleet, Thomas Lawson –Topper (CYC) took two firsts with Oliver Randall May also in a Topper 2nd in both races.

A prize giving for the series Followed Mulled wine & mince pies!


Overall Winner of the CYC Frozen Toe – Mark Oakey of Shoreham SC. Trophy presented by Mark Harper and Paula Olliff – CYC Dinghies Rear Commodore.

Frozen Toe Final Results
Fast Fleet
1st William Warren & Mark Oakley – Merlin Rocket. Shoreham SC
2nd Ben Jones & Helen Hilditch – Merlin Rocket. Shoreham SC
3rd Peter Jones – Blaze, Felpham SC

Medium Fleet
1st Guy Mayger – Solo, Felpham SC
2nd Mark Harper – Solo, CYC
3rd Charlie Portler – Laser, CYC

Slow Fleet
1st Fin Swanton – Topper, Felpham SC
2nd Alfie Lester – Topper, Felpham SC
2nd Oliver Randall-May, Topper, CYC