Term 1 Academy Prize Giving celebrates up and coming sailors

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Term 1 Academy Prize Giving celebrates up and coming sailors

The Term 1 Academy Prize Giving brought sailors and families together on Friday 17th May to celebrate the success of the next generation of sailors.

Over 50 sailors were at the club to collect their prizes and to hear about how sailing can take you into the future by listening to stories from Alison Kent (Maiden crew member), Tim Snedden, Zak Merton and Sam Barnett (KNOTS Racing) who are all in their early 20’s taking on the sailing world.

Check out the list of winners.

Sailing Academy Junior Sailor of the Year Cup (Best results at regattas this year winning 2 major Optimist Green fleet regattas):

Leo Brown

Leo Brown

Sailing Academy Commitment and Dedication Cup (20th at BIC Wolds Championship. Big commitment and attitude all the time):

Logan Ross

Logan Ross

Academy volunteer prize

Charlie Morton

Charlie Morton

Recognition for the sailors that competed at the BIC World Championship

Marcus Wallace

Allegra Handa

Sam Dold

Leo Brown

Logan Ross

Morgan Lay

Effort and improvement prizes

Level 1 Alice Mackey and Jack Millard

Level 2 Rueben Chittenden

Level 3 – Opti Rac Nicholas Wong and Bradley Perry

BIC   Sam Dold and Guy Smith

Feva  Bella Firman and Alice Fitzgergald (Always keen for racing and keep improving)

Laser   Adam Lee (Never skippered before until sailing a laser. Only crewing a 420. Quick catch up with all the Laser group) 

Commitment and dedication prizes

Level 1  Benny Snow

Level 2  Jack Clist

Level 3 – Opti Race Louis Quere

BIC Morgan Lay

Feva Sebastian Paton (Race at Feva Nationals for the 1st time and did very good)

Laser Allegra Handa

May 20th, 2019|Categories: Academy|

2 Comments

  1. alanz2017 July 2, 2019 at 7:28 am - Reply

    Awesome! These guys are so cool

  2. Alice Fitzgerald August 15, 2019 at 9:25 am - Reply

    lol i look so stupid in these pictures XD

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