19 Apr 2017

RYA Youth Nationals

Four club sailors attended the RYA Youth Nationals at Hayling Island Sailing Club over Easter (8th - 14th April 2017). 

Whilst all gave been through the squad system non were targeting that for this event unlike most of the other competitors, some up to two years older than the club sailors - they were merely seeking to pit themselves against the best of their contemporaries  from the UK.

In the Laser Radial Male Fleet of 53 the RHYC team posted some top ten results with Ashley Deaton ending up 19th, Piers Luxford 22nd and Harry Wallhead 30th.

In the 29er Fleet of 62 boats, Ollie Dixon sailing with Dylan Walendy-Wrigley from Harwich Town also posted top ten results and also finished in 19th.

Kathryn Deaton