So I have been working on a video that has been posted to Youtube, It was originally a “Super 8″ series of movies taken during the 1968 Acapulco race, and the 1963 Transpac race, aboard Ted Pike’s beautiful Annie Too. It is over 50 minutes long, but is pretty epic sailboat racing offshore, Turn up [...]
The 2013 PTSA racing seasons heads off for another year. Photo by Wendy Feltham
OK, I know we only managed four races due to some unusual wind conditions (they seemed usually to be unusual this season), but its number seven on the schedule. This afternoon we were rewarded with near perfect racing weather, [...]
Photo by Wendy Feltham
Fall weather finally visited PT to greet the nine boats that came out to race. A little chilly and a hint of fog but light winds again.
At the dock before the start the wind was 3 – 4 kts from the NNE but varying 30 deg each side of [...]
During this years Summer Cat’s Paw series I was on the city dock helping David Burroughs with race committee duty, and set up my camera to do videos of the finishes. Sure wished the wind was better, as these videos would have been a bit more interesting, but here is the links to five short [...]
Race five by the calendar but only the second for which we gained results. Once again it was a warm sunny afternoon but this time we had useful wind even if it was a little frolicsome. Ten boats came out, including two who are new to our fleet, all finished the fairly short course in [...]