Crewed the Committee Boat for SYH's Classic Regatta
That was a mouthful! A sailing friend emailed me a few weeks ago asking if I wanted to help out on the Committee Boat for the annual Classic Regatta hosted by Suffolk Yacht Harbour. Yes, please!
Here they are, approaching down the Orwell:
And with the Stena Line ferry in the background:
At the start:
Heading off out into the bay:
The Pilot Boat in a massive hurry:
There were over 40 boats in three classes but because I was on air horn detail for the start and count-em-in detail at the finish, I didn't have much time to snap pictures. It's quite a bit windier that it looks in these, too - it was really blowing by the end.