Oct 1, 2018

F18 UK Nats 2018: Hans & Marius van Dam 1st

Sailign pics by Brightingsea YC,  more pics at their fb page. - Data sent by Simon Northrop / Northtrop Sails. Simon wont be attending to Sarasota this year but he is planning ahead towards 2019 Worlds to be held in Italy , possibly at Punta Ala.
Impressive win for the van Dams, winning over such lienup of talented UK sailors.
UK Nats 2018 report by Simon Northtrop "This weekend we had the 2018 UK nationals at Brightlingsea SC on the East Coast which is home of the famous White Family.
We had some great racing with 3 days of fantastic winds and sun.

The Van Dams came over and gained a Dutch Revenge on the Brits for Texel (where the Piggots got the 1st place) and completely dominated the racing here winning every race.

Summary positions :
1st Hans and Marius Van Dam (C2/Goodall DS)
2nd Simon Northrop / Caleb Cooper (Edge/ Northtrop DS)
3rd Grant Piggott / Simon Farren ( Edge / Piggot DS)
4th William Sunnucks / Freddie White -Regs Grandson-  (Edge/ )

Full Results available here
The F18 UK Nats were held along the 2018 Cat Fest . Complete event report at sailbrightlingsea.com