Alderney and final farewells. 21/08/2018
An early start again for the boats on Thursday morning, to ensure they had plenty on time to get to the Alderney Race on time. With the wind forecast to turn to the West we again saw the downwind sails being hoisted in preparation. The boats all motor sailed along the coast of Jersey, before rounding Corabine point. They all enjoyed a great, if not very wet, days sailing with F3-4 South to South Westerly winds, some managed to fly their downwind sails, some with more luck than others. There were calls on the radio from Sun Kosi as they arrived at the race, to warn others behind of the tides sweeping them East towards France.This was useful information as the boats were having to aim at the West side of Alderney to make the East point.As the boats arrived into Alderney it was a race to... Click here for more info..