A fortnight earlier races were abandoned because there was no wind, a week ago winds were so strong sailing was out of the question but eureka! on Saturday good conditions allowed the Lake Bonney Yacht Club to complete the second Heat of the Club Championships.
There was a capsize and a gear malfunction but both were quickly and professionally corrected.
In Division One for Misc Cats that evergreen team John Eshman and “Talisman” won the day from Steve Thomas and “Cat-titude” with Peter Dunk and Kirsten Thomas aboard “6th Element” third.
Ellyn and Belinda Cale made all the right turns on “1st Tern” to win Division Two for Pacers with” Mr Swag”, Josh Ridley and Lachlan Huser, second.
Next Saturday will be the Handicap Heat Two races.
A couple of LBYC Mosquito yachts will be in Port Vincent for the SA Championships.