Sunday, February 5, 2012

A busy sailing weekend



Off and Racing


Saturday for Head of the Harbour was a bit of a non event, so we will have a few photos and then skip to the main event which was the first race of the CQ Series on Sunday.



A rocky looking start for the crew on "The Daughter"




Does the skipper set the dress code? What else to do with all those shirts?

                                                                               

                                                    Luckily the A team had it together






Solitaire sent their man to the edge again.......


                                 .............but let him back in later..........


                                                
                                                          Da Lukje was out for a run



                                           ...and Immgrant was coming as we all were going !

                                                                                   

                           an intereasting sight on the Harbour was ....


                                                     aptly named for some ..................



we waited for some green action but couldn't hang around .........


we beat it......................






CQ Series Race 1 &2 were held on sunday which dawned beautifully blue.

On Auckland Creek the boats were being readied on the club pontoon...


.. on the Harbour side the morning was looking spectacular.............






.........back at  PCSC it was action all around ..........



                                                          the greenery was gorgeous.............




the crew  do some muscle work...........




                                                 while the old boys chew the fat...................



in every direction..........



the  'DREAM TEAM'  were rarin' to go..........



              Roger looks like he knows what is going on there....... checking  the prawn nets I hear?.



Sue was off on the business end ......




Herc was zooming around as Max and Margie laid the buoys




The CCYC yachts saw the might of the PCSC and held a war council......


Loco thought they'd try scaring our own team first ..............




               .....it worked ..............the boys came second each race............



Restless made an appearance



Arcadia took out Race 1


Da Lukje won the coloured sails comp.....



the fleet milled around and got off to a slow start .....


Muriel had the foredeck on Da Lukje



                                 Tuan and Kindred Spirit adopted a  cruisy view.....





.. but with the guns blazing they wee off on the first race.............



1 comment:

  1. I had this finsihed last night , and somehow deleted the lot..... Boo hoo.......

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