SOF Regatta Begins
Saturday, 22 April 2006
This afternoon the regatta kicks off with a practice race and a opening ceremony will be held in the evening. With the hardstanding busting at the seams the sea breeze is starting to build. The foreca
 
Off the water
Tuesday, 18 April 2006
After a day on the water it is back to the van that we have strategically located close to the club. Hang up the sailing gear and then head back home on our bikes.
 
We are still four days from the reg
 
On the water
Tuesday, 18 April 2006
After many days of boat work HKG 972 was launched for the first time. With a constant 10 to 12 knots of breeze we headed for the water.
 
We’ve parked up opposite one of the Japanese entries. They have
 
Arrival at Hyeres
Monday, 17 April 2006
Our first full day at Hyeres and as well as setting up our own boat we have also met some of the competition. We’ve parked up opposite one of the Japanese teams. We both have new boats and so are havi
 
Crossing into France
Saturday, 15 April 2006
The boat has taken its maiden voyage but hasn’t even got wet and we didn’t have to pull on our wetsuits! I don’t suppose it really counts if it is on a car ferry.
 
P&O’s Dover to Calais ferry Burgandy
 
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