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The latest tuning numbers for your SB20 by Rob Andrews

It’s great to be back working on the SB20 and I will try not to call it an SB3! That is the boat that I spent a year sailing, modifying and racing with great input from Tony Castro the designer, sail makers and mast builders as well as lots of sailors and fitting manufacturers. 1,417 more words

Rob Andrews joins Alan Hillman & Jerry Hill as Co-Director at Sportsboat World.


Rob was instrumental in the initial development of the SB20 when it was first built by Laser as the SB3. With a lifetime of experience at the highest levels in many aspects of the sailing industry Rob has worked for the RYA as British Olympic coach in several classes as well as retaining National championship titles in his own right. 383 more words

Trapped! (long version)

Recently, my Friday Fictioneers post “Trapped!” left the main character covered in blood and stuck on a mudbank in the middle of the river. Several readers asked what happened next – so I have extended “Trapped!” into a 2000 word short story. 2,276 more words

Short Stories

Free at last

After several of having to depend on others for transportation my new dinghy arrived.  Yea!Fair winds and following  seas :)


Friday Fictioneers - Trapped!

Every week, Rochelle Wisoff-Fields (thank you, Rochelle!) hosts a flash fiction challenge, to write a complete story, based on a photoprompt, with a beginning, middle and end, in 100 words or less. 142 more words

Friday Fictioneers