Si­mons To­wn to Mos­sel Bay ra­ce

Mossel Bay Advertiser - - Classifieds - Ter­sia Ma­rais

Of the 22 en­trants in the 2017 Mos­sel Bay Ra­ce (MBR) that left Si­mons To­wn on F­ri­day mor­ning, 22 Sep­tem­ber, on­ly six ma­na­ged to ma­ke it to Mos­sel Bay be­fo­re the cut off ti­me.

Nitro ca­me in first on Sa­tur­day mor­ning at 06:23 in re­cord ti­me. Ray­ma­ri­ne Re­gard­less was the se­cond y­acht in ne­ar­ly 10 hours la­ter with As­se­gaai the last to ar­ri­ve on ti­me on Sun­day af­ter­noon.

Alt­hough ma­ny y­achts tur­ned back to Si­mons To­wn and the NSRI in Her­ma­nus was a­ler­ted to a y­acht in dis­tress, no se­ri­ous is­su­es we­re ex­pe­rien­ced and all y­achts and sai­lors en­joy­ed the ex­tre­me chal­len­ge

Nitro en­te­ring Mos­sel Bay as the first y­acht in du­ring the MBR 2017.

Re­gard­less en­te­red Mos­sel Bay 10 hours af­ter Nitro.

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