New courses and buoy turns in pier to pier coastal regatta

Torbay Weekly

Torquay Rowing Club staged the Pier to Pier FISA Coastal Regatta with new 6K and 4K courses and many buoy turns.

It was chilly in the morning but turned to glorious sunshine in the afternoon.

The presentation of prizes at the Royal Torbay Yacht Club included the showing of drone footage of the races.

The next FISA Coastal Rowing Regatta is at Mayflower Offshore Rowing Club in Plymouth on September 18.

Torquay Pier to Pier results

Men’s quads: 1 Barbarians, 2 Teign Scullers A, 3 Mayflower ORC A, 8 Torquay RC

Ladies' quads: 1 Jurassica, 2 Exmouth A, 3 Mayflower ORC A

Mixed quads: 1 Teign Scullers A, 2 Jurassica/Carrick, 3 Exmouth

Masters quads: 1 Exmouth A, 2 Mayflower ORC A

Ladies' doubles: 1 Anna and Judith – Exmouth, 2 Wendy and Harriett – Teign, 3 Lou and Andi – Dolphin

Mixed doubles: 1 Wendy and Patrick – Teign Scullers, 2 Jane and Stuart – Torquay RC

Men’s singles: 1 Will L – Exmouth, 2 Til A – Barbarians, 3 Ganesh – Barbarians

Ladies' singles: 1 Marie G – Exmouth, 2 Andi D – Dolphin, 3 Lou F - Dolphin

Men’s masters singles: 1 Bob C, 2 Jan C.