14th August 2018
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Seventeen model yachts take part in inter-club

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Asta Loch was the venue for model yachts and crews on Saturday when the annual programme of inter-club races was sailed with 17 boats taking part.

Allcomer race: 1 Vigilant II (Ralph Pottinger and Scott Nicolson); 2 Aqua Star (Alex Watt and Derek Hughson); 3 Impala (James and Mark Johnson); under-18 shield James Johnson; under-50s R Pottinger.

Rock Trophy (non team): 1 Predator (Robert Irvine and David Wishart); 2 Valerian (David Grant and Brydon Leask); 3 Impala.

Team race: 1 Enza (Steven Johnson and David Wishart); 2 Valerian (David Grant and Brydon Leask); 3 Vigilant II. Team Cup: Asta (11 points).

Seven boats went to Bressay to complete the model yacht season.

Girlsta Trophy: 1 Vigilant II (Ralph Pottinger and Scott Nicolson); 2 Athena (Barry and Ian Couper); 3 Aqua Star (Alex Watt and Derek Hughson).

LHD Trophy: 1 Vigilant II; 2 Gem (Roderick Slater and Craig Fortress); 3 Lightning (Gibbie Irvine and William Polson).

Salver: 1 Lightening; 2 Challenger (Roy Leak and Neil Fraser); 3 Aqua Star.