Today's Friends of David Booth Race saw 51 yachts and over 400 competitors enjoy a fantastic pursuit race from Bayview to Lion Island and a finish off Talyors Point. Racing commences at 1330hrs for the first boats with the Commodores farr 45 the final boat to start o50 minutes later.
The north easterly and 15-24 knots on wind had crews working up to west head and popping kites for a fast ride home once navigating their way around Lion Island.
It was a great show of the RPAYC spirit on Pittwater enjoying sailing, comradery and clubmanship.
Chutney Mary, skippered by Trevor Bailey took the lead once rounding Lion Island and fought of the fast approaching fleet to cross the line first and become the 2018 Friends of David Booth Perpetual Trophy Winner.
|Place||Sail No||Boat Name||Skipper||T ahc|
|1||7155||CHUTNEY MARY||Trevor Bailey||16.0|
|2||3878||YOUNGER GENERATION||Sarah Ellis||12.0|
|7||70||THE GREEN BOAT||Rod Tanks||15.0|
|9||RPAYC8||RPAYC YOUTH PROGRAMS||Will Dennis||18.0|
View photographs from the race here