Southern Charter Classic 3 - Hermanus

From : March 2017

The third installment of the Southern Charter Classic series took place at the beautiful Hermanus Yacht Club. On arrival it was evident that the lagoon had not breached into the sea yet and the recent rains had swelled the lagoons banks. The water level was so high that the entire concrete jetty was submerged under 2 feet of water and there was very little concrete slipway left.

This was however a delight for most of the classes, as the notorious ‘Hermanus Colours’ which is the mud on the top of your mast and sail was less likely this year!

On Friday many competitors arrived early to enjoy the social evening at the club and the braai