News and Stories
Paul's New Boat
This could, of course, be a wind up, says Val … but on 6 th June Paul emailed with this pic and
said: “First time in the water, first sail is next time. I replied: “In the words of John McEnroe: You cannot be serious?!!! Tell me more, and he did …
“It’s a SCAMP. If you Google “Scamp dinghy” there is loads of info. Basically it was a design commissioned from John Welsford, a New Zealand designer, by the American magazine: “The Small Craft Advisory Magazine”. You buy either a set of plans or a kit or there is an off the peg plastic version.” Paul
Only time will tell if Paul’s Scamp will put in an appearance at Stanborough!
Burgee 10 May 2019
Juniors Tom Etherton and Ben Hawker reappeared at the lake, taking a welcome breather from exam revision. They boosted the Comet fleet, and both did well.
Elsewhere on the water, there were a lot of ducklings and goslings about!
Testing a new recovery device
It works a treat!
instruction and write up to follow