Tag Archives: Luke Patience

Luke Patience and Elliot Willis win 470 Euros title with day to spare…

…although the Aussies Belcher/Ryan won the Open event. Still, great to see Helensburgh’s Luke P and English partner Elliot W up there! From Icarus Sailing Media: Welcome to the home of sports – Athens, the capital city of Greece – for the ultimate day of the 2014 Open 470 European Championships. After 5 days of intense races in stunning sailing ...

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Princess Sofia Trophy Regatta – final day of heats

Latest news from Palma, from Neus Jordi (and the Scots are all moving up the rankings):  Racing heats up ahead of final series in Mallorca The qualification series at Trofeo Princesa Sofia – ISAF Sailing World Cup Mallorca concluded on Tuesday 1 April with sailors gearing up for a tough three days of final series racing Palma de Mallorca, 1 ...

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470 Worlds Day 4

Report by Icarus Sailing Media, pics copyright Breschi: FRANCE AND NEW ZEALAND TAKE OVER LEADERBOARD AFTER 3 RACES ON DAY 2 OF FINALS Another day of big changes on the scoreboards at the 2013 470 World Championships in La Rochelle, France with some high scoring race finishes offsetting the lower point scores achieved by the leading teams. Claiming back their ...

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470 Worlds Day 3 – Luke P and Joe G on the way

Luke Patience and Joe Glanfield are making serious inroads into Mat Belcher and Will Ryan’s lead at the 470 Worlds – the Aussie duo CAN be beaten and our man Patience shall surely be the one to do it! ‘MON THE SCOTS and remember Andy Murray lads! Report from Icarus Sailing Media, pics copyright Breschi Photo-Video: LEADERBOARD SHUFFLE ON FIRST ...

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470 World Championships 2013 day 2 – Patience/Glanfield qualify

More news from Icarus Sailing Media (all pics copyright Breschi Photo and Video). Interesting that Luke P and Joe G are just behind Joe G’s old Olympic helm Nic Rogers, who with crew Elliot Willis is having a great regatta. Rootin’ for Luke and Joe though!: The 5 race qualification stage today decided the division of teams advancing to the ...

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470 World Championships day 1 – ‘Mon the Luke Patience/Joe Glanfield

This (including the great video) from the incredibly efficient folks at Icarus Sailing Media, pics copyright Christophe Breschi  (and Happy Birthday British/Scottish hopeful Luke Patience from Sunday…!): 470 WORLDS OPEN WITH NEW ZEALAND AND AUSTRALIA HEADLINING LEADERBOARD A gusty breeze for the first say of the 5 race Qualification Stage at the 2013 470 World Championships in La Rochelle, France. ...

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Movies Monday – horrendously late

Here’s this week’s movies roundup, starting with one from Dylan Winter of Keep Turning Left fame. We have been following Dylan since the beginning of his odyssey around the UK, with his plan being to cover every inch of the UK navigable coastline by always turning….left. We hope to have a lot more from Dylan when he enters Scottish waters, ...

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Movies Monday

This week’s round-up of sailing movies starts with the recent Trofeo Princesa Sofia Mapfre in Palma, the first day of which brought spectacular racing for the classes which could handle it (the 49ers, Nacra 17s and 2.4s couldn’t…). Luke Patience finished 3rd overall with new crew Joe Glanfield, a great result for their first event together: A nice video of ...

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Patience to team up with Glanfield for Rio 2016

By Lindsey Bell RYA Team GBR Communications Manager Patience ‘excited’ as Glanfield prepares for Olympic return Two-time Olympic silver medal-winning sailor Joe Glanfield is set to make his competitive comeback, having been announced today as the man who will partner 2012 silver medallist Luke Patience in the quest for gold at Rio 2016. Patience and Glanfield unveiled their Rio 2016 ...

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Loch Tummel Sailing Club – King of Cakes and other news

This from Graham Logan of Loch Tummel Sailing Club. The photo is courtesy and copyright of Graham Logan, and the pic was taken at the recent RYAS Big Weekend: As part of the clubs prep for this weekend some of the members decide to do a cake bake off and selected the 50th year of the 470 class as the ...

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