Adventures with an old wooden racing dinghy Part 2: going to the races

Nick Lightbody
13 min readMay 27, 2021
The Scorpion Inland Championships 2021 at Notts County SC started in light conditions ©David Eberlin

Sailing clubs run Open Meetings where they welcome all comers to compete, generally in a specific class of dinghy. This gives them the opportunity to raise funds, promote their club and test their own members’ skills against the best in the fleet. These beautiful on the water photos of Scorpions are all courtesy and copyright ©David Eberlin. Thank you David.

Nick Lightbody

A British former lawyer designing sustainable micro responsive web sites because “less is better”.