September 2016 update


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THE 2016 CLIVE HAND MEMPRIAL TROPHY WAS HELD ON THE 9TH OCTOBER 2016  tHE 2017  CLIVE HAND WILL BE HELD ON THE SUNDAY THE 8TH OCTOBER 2017 , Make a date in your diary to be at one of the best events in the racing calendar .

 below is last years info it will be updated in May 2017

booking in can be done from now  Mick Chamberlain   at  v113simo@outlook.com

or by the MYA website

Notice of Race for

Clive Hand Memorial Trophy for I.O.M  to be held at Scotland Farm on 9th October 2016

Host Club: Lincoln Model Yacht Club  Event Schedule

  1. DATE  Sunday 9th October
  2. Registration 0830 till 0945.
  3. Briefing         0950

Racing will commence as close to 10 am as possible   No race will start after 1500  hrs any heat in progress at 1530  hrs will be abandoned.

Location Scotland Farm , Eagle Lane , Thorpe on the Hill  LN6 9 BP

Entry and Eligibility

Entry is open to all members of MYA affiliated Clubs and to members of foreign clubs affiliated to a Delegated National Member of IRSA. e-mail or post your entry to Mick Chamberlain at the address given below.

1 White Cottages, South Park Farm, Knaith Park , Gainsborough , Lincs  The final closing date for receipt of entries is Saturday 8th October 1800 hrs

Entry Fees – Event entry fees are £ 4.00  payable on the day at Registration. Late entries will be accepted on the day £ 5.00

 Sailing Instructions – This event will be run under the current version of the Racing Rules of Sailing and the MYA SSI’s. The Race Officer reserves the right to use Observers drawn from the competitors. Entry List, Sail Numbers and Frequency Allocation.

Entry list will be posted  below on this page regularly

 Parking – Plenty of Parking overlooking the Lake

 Refreshments Bacon Butties will be available from 0830 until sold out and   Tea and Coffee until around 2pm , please bring your own cold drinks, we do not have running water at the lake. There is a Subway sandwich place less than a mile from the lake .

 General InfoToilets are available at lakeside

If you have any further queries, please contact Mick Chamberlain on 01427 610864 or          email v113simo@outlook.com

Should anybody wish to travel on the saturday evening the ” Railway Inn ”     does a great B/B rooms are around £ 30.00 and it 2 mins from the lake , evening food is also highly recomended   tel Carly Bray 01522 681499

ENTRIES For 2016

Darin Ballington  98

Jen Hand  69

Tim Hand   141

Tracy Ballington  08

Geoff Burrel  51

Graham Allen 88

Dave Burke   30

Malcom Yeomans  78

Graham Whalley  16

John Tushingham 71

Chris Corrin  18

Mick Cooper   46

Colin Walton   3

Craig Raistrick  62

Sam Gill  184

Stephen Haywood 57

Mike Kemp  37

Joe Harpham  43

David Alston  11

Geoff Farrar    65

Peter Cogill   110

Garry Box   1

Bert Whitehead    34

Norman Fish   44

Neil Coleman  89

Eric Finley     28

Chaz Jordan    99

Richard Buxton   41

Roger Bacon      174

Tony Pickering  86

Robert Fawbert   12

31 entries so far   If your name is not on this list as an entry and you wanna play let me know.

There will be a collection for the R.N.L.I  please give generousley for this great cause


Your race Officer is Phill Harpham  and assistant Mick Chamberlain

Latest weather as at 1500 hours on Saturday , 10 to 15 knots , pack the B suit just in case







OOD Phil Harpham on the left With Jen Hand centre and the winner for 2016 Darin Ballington .





3 of the best .

Darin 98 in good company .


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Clive Hand


Tracy and Jen at last years race piccy Sue Brown

A report by the Lincolnshire Echo written by Caroline Wilson with photo’s by John Jenkins

Lincs Echo cutting




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  1. […] Just a quick reminder from the host club to get your entries in for this popular event. 22 entries so far but room for many more! lincolnmodelyachtclub.wordpress.com/race-series-open-results/the-clive-hand-memorial-trophy/ […]

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