by Richard Crockett
Last week I posted a pic of the 505 Worlds off Durban in 1979, and as it solicited a wonderful response, I delved into the archives to see what other gems I could come up with.
This event was of course won by Kim Slater and Richard Parslow (UK) followed by JJ Provoyeur & Terry Twentyman-Jones and then Dave Hudson & Terry Reynolds rounding off the podium in the 32-boat fleet.
Much of the info in this post has come from Hilary Ralph’s personal archives which she entrusted to me some years ago. Thanks Hilary.
Enjoy, and please comment, fill in missing names and send your pics to be added – please!
Let’s kick this off with the results: