Howth Feva Wins RStGYC Spring Open Regatta
Author: Joan Harris Posted on: 20/3/11 Print Version


David Johnston & Louise Flynn Byrne (2261) and
Claude Mollard & Jennifer Harris (1683)
competing in Dun Laoghaire
Two Fevas travelled to Dunlaoghaire for the first regatta of the season on March 19th & 20th.

Six races were completed over the course of the event, with Saturday's races held in blustery conditions when winds gusted up to 24 knots in the last race. In a fleet of 12 boats, Feva 2261 helmed by David Johnston, crewed by Louise Flynn-Byrne had an impressive win scoring four 1st places and two 2nd places. Feva 1683 helmed by Claude Mollard and crewed by Jennifer Harris finish fourth overall delighted with their second place in the last race.

Louise & David refuse to pose for waiting photographers
as they rush from the winner's podium!
Thanks to Stephen Harris, Myles Byrne and their coach Gillian Guinness for their support during the event.

If you are interested in joining the Feva class in Howth and in the coaching sessions on offer, please contact me at

Joan Harris
Feva Class Captain