The second Barts Bash event was held back in September 2015, pitching sailors of all abilities, from all over the world against each other. The organising team have worked tirelessly to calculate the results for the 14,357 entrants and have now published the final numbers for 2015.
A total of 44 Vagoer’s in 32 boats competed across the world, with the top Vago honors going to our current traveller series and national champion, Dave Baxter in Vago 1814, “Sharknado” from Yorkshire Dales SC. In second place, sailing 0.21008 m/s slower were Richard & Hannah Barnes in Vago 200, “VeeBee” from Tudor SC, followed by Lee Carter in Vago 742 in third from Yorkshire Dales SC.
To see the full Vago league table results on the Barts Bash website click here.
In the inaugural year of the Noble Marine Laser Vago Traveller Series there were 22 Vagos competing across the 4 series events. This is a fantastic turn out in the classes 10th Anniversary year, with lots of new faces making an appearance at our events.
Congratulations to our Traveller Series Champion Dave Baxter, sailing Vago 1814, “Sharknado” to victory with his ace crew Kate Mellor, from Yorkshire Dales Sailing Club. The awesome duo sailed at 3 of the 4 traveller series events, winning each and every one of them, proving that team Sharknado are the team to beat looking ahead to 2016.
Class Association members have been enjoying the subsidised entry to our events, and the sponsored training events have been a real hit and have yielded some new Vago’ers to come and join in the fun. The UKVA are keen to support our members, with a focus on friendly, fun and competitive racing.
The full results can be viewed on the class association website, or by clicking the link below:
Noble Marine Laser Vago Traveller Series 2015 Results