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Porthpean Pursuit - 9th November 2019

The big Cornish double header weekend finally started after a 1-week weather delay.  The postponement was caused by storms that brought 2-3m swells crashing into the Cornish south coast and winds in excess of 40 knots.  Rapid reorganisation by both clubs saw the opening events put back to 9/10 November.

So, the weekend started with Porthpean in sunshine and a F2-3 offshore wind, but the forecast was to be livelier come race time.  The turnou...

Unfortunately due to storm force winds forecast in Cornwall this weekend, the race organisers have had to postpone both the Porthpean Pursuit and Penzance Pirate for 1 week.  

We plan to run both races next weekend (9th-10th Nov).

Porthpean Pursuit will run as scheduled but now on Saturday 9th November (11am briefing, 12.00 noon start) Camping and dinner will be available on booking as before.

Penzance Pirate will be on Sunday 10th November with an updated start time of 12.00 noo...

The SSW Winter Series is done and dusted for another year, and it's fair to say, 2018-19 certainly delivered its share of thrills and spills.  This year's series was sponsored by Allen Sailing, GJW Direct Insurance, Admiral Trailers and Gul Watersports - our thanks to them and all of our host clubs and their volunteers for making the series such a successful event that continues to grow and prosper.

It all started back in October, with the Wrecker Pursuit at NDYC...