Brixham Gig Club joined 23 clubs from across the Southwest at Mevagisseys two day Pilot Gig Regatta. Mevagissey produced an enjoyable well run event at Pentewan sands.
Five titles were up for grabs during the two day event. Men’s A and B crews, ladies A and B crews and the under 18s. Saturday started with our male and female A and B crews going into the water for the long races. The following day saw the younger rowers getting the opportunity to show off there skills with the short sprints and the race around the kite course.
Men’s A crew: Matt Scoble, Dave Morally, Steve Reece, John Puckey, Karl Oakley and Ashley Turner. Cox Pete Scoble. Position 12th.
Men’s B crew: Craig Thomas, Ben Trayhorn, Tim Colliver, Mac McClean, Lance Worthington and Pete Scoble. Cox Dave Moralley. Position 4th.
Ladies A crew: Val McClean, Eve Buckley, Tracy Stoneman, Fiona Slater, Sarah David, Helen Bagwell and Sue Putt. Cox Amy Ploughman. Position 19th.
Ladies B crew: Amy Ploughman, Caroline Dadley, Bev Worthington, Jo Haydon, Karen Marshall and Andi Colliver. Cox Lance Worthington. Position 4th.
Under 16s crew: Gemma, Brogan, Courtney, Nell, Lucy and Bess. Cox Amy Ploughman Position 8th.
Under 14s crew: Ellie, Jasmine, Kharis, Lauren, Katie and Ellie. Cox Amy Ploughman Position 7th.
Brixham came a very respectable 10th position overall.Follow