Southern Tripartite Cup – SHSC, Swarkestone SC and Burton SC – Interclub
This year’s Southern Tripartite Cup between Burton SC, Staunton and Swarkestone SC will be held at Burton SC on 27th May. Burton SC last hosted the competition in 2015, Staunton in 2016 and Swarkestone SC last year. Please note that racing is scheduled to start at 11:00 a.m.
Everything to sail for
Last time the Southern Tripartite Cup was held at Burton, 13 travellers from SHSC took to the water to bring home the cup. Staunton’s Grahame Newton and Mark Stevens (Fireball) took the top spot, Nigel and Di Pepperdine (RS200) pulled in a fourth. Darrell Sleep and Charles Saunders scooped seventh overall.
In 2016 when the cup was last held at Staunton, Staunton sailors dominated the podium positions. Grahame Newton, (Laser) finished first, Dee Fleming (Mirror single-handed) took second and Corey Newton (Supernova) came third. For the full 2016 race results go to: https://bit.ly/2kmkh3y
Good luck to everyone sailing in this year’s Southern Tripartite Cup!
For full details of the race please go to: https://bit.ly/2GJswPO