Phantom Open - 8 June 2013

The 2013 Phantom open at Island Barn Reservoir Sailing Club

Close racing in gusty conditions at the IBRSC Phantom Open 2013.JPGConcentration - runner up Nick Mason at the IBRSC Phantom Open 2013.JPGIn the gust front - the eventual top three get away downwind on a big gust at the IBRSC Phantom Open 2013.JPGJohn Oldham from the home club blasts downhill at the IBRSC Phantom Open 2013.JPGPoised - Simon Clark enjoys wind and sun at the IBRSC Phantom Open 2013.JPGSandown Park racecourse in the background as sailors battle down the reach at the IBRSC Phantom Open 2013.JPGSpray flying round Ian Jay at the IBRSC Phantom Open 2013.JPGThird placer Richard Barker enjoys another windy reach at the IBRSC Phantom Open 2013.JPGWorking hard - event winner Ian Sullivan at the IBRSC Phantom Open 2013.JPG

all photos Jim Champ

If you'd like copies of photos I took from the event you can email me here, but my enthusiasm for trawling through 240 odd photos to email out a selection is not unlimited - a SAE and a USB stick/SD card with 650MB free coming to me in the post would be my preferred route.