Another WOW! for Staunton sailors as they scoop 5 of the top 10 results at the GUL Fireball National Championships 2022 held at Brightlingsea Sailing Club from 2nd – 5th June. With 33 boats fierce competition across the fleet was guaranteed. Both on and off the water hosts Brightlingsea SC extended a warm welcome and ensured the event was a lot of fun for all the sailors and supporters.
Tom Gillard Andy Thompson – First place
Peter Gray / Simon Foz – Second place
Sam Mettam / Tim Saunders – Sixth place
Vincent Horey / Rich Pepperdine – Ninth place
Paul Cullen / Simon Forbes – Tenth place
For the full scoop
Click here for the full race report and results on Yachts and Yachting. And to enjoy all the action in photographs courtesy of Brightlingsea Sailing Club please click here.
Coming up next …
The next major Fireball event is the Fireball 60th Anniversary Celebration at Hayling Island Sailing Club on from 1st – 3rd July. Please click here for full details and links.