OGA fleet heads westward from Yarmouth IoW

The sailing weather has at times been cruel to the intrepid Sou’b’Sou’West crews beating into drenching rains all along the Dorset coast.

A glimpse of sunshine

After a late start on Sunday, many of the fleet gather in Weymouth, seen here drying out (?!) in an evening glimpse of sunshine on the harbour front. Crews are sharing stories of the day’s tumults in the St Albans overfalls which gave many a good ducking!

Talking Plans to pass Portland Bill on the morrow when the tides are right and the winds have dropped as the Met. man says it should . . .