Aspire Merlin Rocket National Championships 2023 – Day 3

Three more races and three more race wins for Christian Birrell and Sam Brearey. who now count five wins from six races after on day 3 of the Aspire Merlin Rocket National Championships.

Merlin Rocket Nationals – Birrell and Brearey set the pace on Day 2

Day 2 of the Aspire Merlin Rocket National Championship at Brading Haven Yacht Club with thre races completed

Merlin Rocket Craftinsure Silver Tiller Round 1 to Tom Gillard and Rachal Gray

Tom Gillard and Rachal Gray wasted no time in getting back into winning mode for the new season

Merlin Rocket Craftinsure Silver Tiller at Stone SC

The Merlin Rocket Craftinsure Silver Tiller at Stone SC was won by Thomas Gillard and Rachael Gray of Staunton Harold SC.

Merlin Rocket – National Title for Gillard and Gray

Thomas Gillard and Rachel Gray were able to sit-out the final race, with the 2022 Merlin Rocket title secure.

Merlin Rocket Nationals – Day 3 stutters into action

Day 3 of the Aspire Merlin Rocket National Championships where Thomas Gillard and Rachel Gray maintain their lead, even after dipping into double figures in the second race of the day.

Merlin Rocket Nationals – Bithell starts long climb to podium

Day 2 of the Aspire Merlin Rocket National Championships at Mounts Bay saw the arrival of defending champion Stu Bithell hotfoot from his day job with the Swiss SailGP team.

Merlin Rocket Silver Tiller – Shoreham

Shoreham SC put on another great weekend of Silver Tiller sailing with 30 Merlin Rockets for the weekend of 17/18 June

Merlin Rocket Silver Tiller – Lymington

Twenty Merlin Rockets showed up to the start-line for the Craftinsure Silver Tiller at the hospitable Lymington Town Sailing Club on Sunday 12 June

Merlins at Tamesis Club . . . sailing on a sunny afternoon . . .

Sixteen boats turned out at Tamesis Club for the Silver Tiller and Thames Series, both sponsored by Craftinsure.

Merlin Rocket Silver Tiller – Birrell and Brearey rule at Whitstable

Christian Birrell and Sam Brearey found the light wind conditions at Whitstable Yacht Club very much to their liking, winning four races of the five completed at the Craftinsure Silver Tiller event.

Merlin Rocket – Gillard and Gray cleansweep at Rock

The Merlin Rocket class headed to Rock Sailing & Waterski Club for their inaugural Craftinsure Silver Tiller event, round 7 of the 2022 series