27 Sep 2020
2020 South African 420 Class Championship results
The 2020 South African 420 Class Championship concluded today, organised by Milnerton Aquatic Club and Zeekoe Vlei Yacht Club.
Local sailors Ross MacKinnon and Alex Falcon were the overall champions after winning 7 of 10 races contested, wrapping the event with 9 points.
Second place was also for a ZVYC team: Matt Ashwell and Rivaldo Arendse were crowned vice champions, 6 points behind the leaders.
Last step on podium for Tristan Tomlinson and Thomas Raynham with 24 units.
James Machette and Eve Gardiner were the U17 champions, finishing on 5th place overall with 47 units. This lucky guys were also winners by ruffle of the North jib donated by MACS shipping, the container freighting company sponsoring the event and also shipping all RSA boats when travelling overseas.
Second and third U17 places for Elisa Falcon / Max Cilliers and Patrick Kessel / Kashief Davids respectively.
13 boats participated of the event. Great to see you on water after all this hectic time. Congrats to all of sailors and organisers!