Cummulative Sunset Serie Results Available to June 10

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Results up to and including June 10 have been tallied and posted on the regatta page of this site.  Top ten to date look like this.

Mark Lammens 1
Payton Byrns 2
Ilia Rudnitskiy 3
Kristine/Tanys 4
Matt Monias 5
Ellen Byrns 6
Paul Ross 7
Jordan Guillou 8
Stephan Oerlemans 9
Tanys Byrns 10

Please see the PDF version for subtotal points and details for all competitors.

Mountain Madness Results Posted

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Thanks to everyone who sailed this weekend, it was good fun.

Laser Class:1st Lewis Oteruelo 2nd Ilia Rudnitskiy 3rd Ben Pickford

Handicap Class:1st Kendall Ross & Jordan Guillou  29er  2nd Kristine Coons & Tanys Byrns 29er  3rd Jaime Hogan & Shawn Harriman Laser II
Please Visit the Regatta page for Complete Results. We are grateful to our organizers and race officers! See you Wednesday!
Jaime Hogan – BSSC Race Manager.
Photos courtesy of Carol Hogan. Click on the image to see full size versions. Thanks!
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Sunset Series – June 3 Results

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Sunny and the temperature was a balmy 24 degrees. Wind was 10-15 knots out of the NW.  A lovely evening for racing!  13 boats on the line. Lots of Lasers, a couple Radials and 29ers and one Opti.  Due to a slight phobia of both ticks and mosquitos, RCO Michele Loewen was motivated to get the club launch out onto the water, in lieu of using the hill top picnic table.  Thanks to Patty Coons for helping out in the boat. Results are posted on the Regatta page.

Reminder – Mountain Madness Regatta June 6-7

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This is a reminder that the annual BSSC Mountain Madness Regatta is coming up next weekend.  Notice of Race is posted on the Regatta Page of this website.  Skippers meeting is at Noon on Saturday with the first race to start shortly there after. A separate novice start will be included if sufficient novice racers are participating. BBQ Hamburgers will be available after racing on Saturday.  Free camping is available on site.

See you there!

May 27 Sunset Results Posted

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Thank you to Stefan Oelermans, Patty Coons, Ben Pickford and Leigh Campbell,
A hot evening, 23 degrees with big breeze, swimming was a theme that would be visited by everyone and for most, often. RC off the shore but it meant for a very fast short runway after crossing the finish line. A few of us, (All) hit bottom during the prestart.
9 boats, 5 fast races .  It is important to remember some very important critical things, not just when you are racing in a group but also sailing by yourself. Always hold onto something on the boat, especially if your are going to do a death roll, a windward capsize on the run at top speed. It is very difficult wearing lots of clothing and kit to swim to or even stay with the boat when you are separated. A few years ago we had a Team SK sailor decide to do some sailing by herself, she got separated from the boat, and if it was not for a fisherman having found the boat and then driving upwind, it could have been an even longer then 4 hour experience. Sail with a buddy, tell others where you are going, start your training upwind, and hold onto the boat are good rules to follow. You need to consider that you will most likely be doing a self rescue!!


After racing everyone stayed out a reached around, this day was almost exactly like a strong south wind at Redberry. If we did not have to pack boats for Wabamun, we would still be reaching around.

Coach Lammens.