the fifth day of racing - 2
photos by Kim Bergevin
|Like many of us, Peter
(l) and Alex Rahn were ...
|... not all that
unhappy at the prospect of a relaxing day.
|Kit and David look for
|Dave Platt enjoys a
little puff while Lou Scaglione perches on the windward side.
|Doug Netherton (red
shirt) gives Roger the Dodger a taste of the excitement of helming.
Note also, the Ted Gadd rudder blade still virtually horizontal.
|Wow! Almost enough
breeze to let John and Dolores heave to in Silverfox.
along with Justin Denny (l) and Mike O'Malley.
|Alan Bell and Gordon
Reid try out their spinnaker - which would fill more easily
if they heeled Almera to windward with Alan holding the boom out.
|Peter and Annelies
|Bob and Scott Kennedy
of London, Ontario
|Neil Fletcher (9644)
|... Heider Funck and Tom Wharton (r) check out winds that appears to be picking up
|Then Tom and Heider
with their "buddies", Jay Colville and Ian Hurley (r).
|Michele Parish and
|A bit of spinnaker
practice for Michael McKechnie and Simon Turner as the wind begins to
|Gordon and Emma Harris
|Although today's final
race will be a windward-leeward, Graham and Robin Barker test the day's
reaching limits while Mike O'Malley does the same for port tack
|Another of our
photography boats: Alan Hallwood (middle) with his son,
Stephen, and grandson in the bow.
|Ian and Kevan have
just informed the RC that they will not be sailing this race. Kevan has
an overseas flight to catch later today to a crewing job in the UK. He
will, alas, miss the Banquet and Awards but will also miss his chance
to help re-pack the containers. Poor lad!!
|Roger and Joanne
(7700) check out wind and weather developments as ...
|... the RC shows signs
that they're about to start our final race of the series.
|AEC Wayfarer Worlds links|
report by Uncle Al
report from Richard & Michele
the real story by Toby Mace and Neil Fletcher
how we all fared
we got letters
the Whiffle that covered the Worlds
photos from on shore
on shore with Richard Johnson
on shore with Gord Leachman
at PCYC with John de Boer and Dave Hansman
at PCYC with Liz Feibusch and Tony Hunt
on shore with Uncle Al - 1
on shore with Uncle Al - 2
caricatures with Diane Zaremba (W440)
one group's aftermath
a few pics of the champion boat's layout
photos on the water
the practice race - 1
the practice race - 2
the practice race - 3
the practice race - 4
the practice race - 5
the first day of racing - 1
the first day of racing - 2
the first day of racing - 3
the second day of racing - 1
the second day of racing - 2
the third day of racing - 1
the third day of racing - 2
the fourth day of racing - 1
the fourth day of racing - 2
the fifth day of racing - 1
the fifth day of racing - 2
the fifth day of racing - 3
the fifth day of racing - 4
the fifth day of racing - 5
AEC Wayfarer Worlds Annex
at PCYC with Geoff Lepper - 1
at PCYC with Geoff Lepper - 2
at PCYC with Geoff Lepper - 3
Wayfarer Worlds XII: as Paul Robinson captured them:
Thursday's racing - 1
Thursday's racing - 2
Friday night was caricature night
leaving MSC for Saturday's final race