Merlin Rocket Open – Lazing on a sunny afternoon . . .

With the media focussed on over hyped SailGP events and AC75 smoke and mirrors, the Merlin Rocket class completed a more accessible sailing event at Upper Thames last weekend

Merlin Rocket Silver Tiller at Lymington Town SC

Chris Gould and Chris Kilsby took the Craftinsure Silver Tiller victory at Lymington Town Sailing Club by one point

Birrell and Brearey Merlin Rocket Champions

Christian Birrell and Sam Brearey are the 2019 Merlin Rocket National Champions

Merlin Rocket Nationals – Day 3

Christian Birrell and Sam Brearey show no sign of giving up their Merlin Rocket title easily

Merlin Rocket Nationals – Day 2

Christian Birrell and Sam Brearey retain their lead after two more races at the Merlin Rocket 2019 Nationals.

Merlin Rocket Nationals – Day 1 at Looe SC

Christian Birrell and Sam Brearey led the charge from the start and regained the lead in time for the finish of the opening race of the Merlin Rocket 2019 Nationals

Salcombe Gin Merlin Week – Whitworth and Scroggie it is . . .

It was close, with the first five crews covered by just three points after six days of racing, but Richard Whitworth and Jemima Scroggie took the Salcombe Week title

Salcombe Gin Merlin Week – Goes to final day decision

Salcombe Gin Merlin Week will all be decided on the final day with the penultimate day producing a two-way tie at the top of the leaderboard.

Salcombe Gin Merlin Week – Top 5 battle for title

Day 4 of Salcombe Gin Merlin Week and the top 5 are lining up to take the title

Salcombe Gin Merlin Week – Day 3

Richard Whitworth and Jemima Scroggie won their flight race on day 3 to keep a two point lead at Salcombe Gin Merlin Week.