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Solo prevails in Winter Dinghy Handicap Championship

Published on February 23rd, 2014

Michael Sims prevailed in the 2014 GJW Direct SailJuice Winter Series, which combines eight winter inland lake events along 300 miles of the United Kingdom.

Now in its fifth season, this Winter Dinghy Handicap Championship crowns the competitor with the lowest aggregate score from their four best events.

Sims won the series racing his Solo to the narrowest of victories over Ben Schooling in his Musto Skiff.

In total there were 95 different types of boat competing in this handicap racing series.

Overall results from the series: http://events.sailracer.org/eventsites/content.asp?id=32025&eventid=179314

Michael Sims racing his Solo Photo by Tim Olin.

Michael Sims racing his Solo Photo by Tim Olin.

Ben Schooling in his Musto Skiff. Photo by Malcolm Lewin.

Ben Schooling in his Musto Skiff. Photo by Malcolm Lewin.

Photo by Tim Olin.

Photo by Tim Olin.

 

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