Guiding Star came second! Weather kept several regular boats away and stopped us racing on the first day, but we managed two races on the second day.
Crew from left to right: Candice, Theo, Alan, Paul, Alan
Many thanks to the Looe Sailing Club for the video on YouTube, and for their wonderful welcome to all the crews during the weekend. Watch Guiding Star at 8 minutes 27 seconds into the film.
Waiting for high tide to leave Charlestown
Berthed in West Looe
The lugger fleet
Looe dries twice a day
Guiding Star back in Looe for the 2017 Looe Lugger Regatta
Finally, we raced on Sunday
Midnight low tide, time to pick strands of rope out of the prop tube
Many thanks to the Looe Sailing Club for their video of the 2017 Looe Lugger Regatta on YouTube.
Guiding Star’s starring moments:
8 minutes 27 seconds into the film
12 minutes 40 seconds
17 minutes 35 seconds