Category Archives: Half Ton Classics Cup 2016

Stage is set for 2018 as Half Ton Classics Cup ends in Kinsale

With the overall regatta decided on the penultimate day, the Euro Car Parks Half Ton Classics Cup was presented to Phil Plumtree and the crew of Swuzzlebubble at Kinsale Yacht Club, Ireland on Friday night. A single ‘round the cans’ … Continue reading

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Swuzzlebubble wins third Half Ton Classics Cup with a day to spare at Kinsale

With an enviable scoresheet of mostly first and second places for the series, Phil Plumtree’s Swuzzlebubble won the Euro Car Parks Half Ton Classics Cup at Kinsale, Ireland with just Friday’s eleventh race remaining. A breezy penultimate day ended with … Continue reading

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Seventh race at Kinsale sees Swuzzlebubble edge ahead at Half Ton Classics Cup

In a clear statement of intent for the remainder of the regatta, Phil Plumtree’s Swuzzlebubble found form on the second day of racing at the Euro Car Parks Half Ton Classics Cup at Kinsale with two wins and two second … Continue reading

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Three races begin Half Ton Classics Cup but no runaway leaders at Kinsale

Consistent sailing by Nigel Biggs on his newly-refurbished Checkmate XVIII put the British team at the top of the leaderboard of the Euro Car Parks Half Ton Classics Cup at Kinsale after a rain-soaked opening day. However, just two points … Continue reading

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Kinsale set for Half Ton Classic showdown

With a 21-strong record entry, three new boats, a formidable defending title-holder and a two-times runner-up all in the mix, next month’s Euro Car Parks Half Ton Classics Cup has all the ingredients for a memorable championship (Sunday 13th to … Continue reading

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Henri Lloyd Half Ton Classics Cup Trophy Winner

With huge thanks to those who helped by providing images here is a quick gallery of our 2016 Henri Lloyd Half Ton Classics Cup trophy winners Greg Peck and the winning crew of Swuzzlebubble Spirit Of Half Ton Trophy winner … Continue reading

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Help! Prize Giving Photos Needed

Can you help us? Fi discovered she’d had a major memory card failure when she got back from the prize giving last night and urgently needs help from anyone who took pictures of the winning crews and can share their … Continue reading

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Henri Lloyd Half Ton Classics Cup ’16 – Final Press Report

Sadly strong winds and huge seas meant that racing had to be cancelled on the final day of the Henri Lloyd Half Ton Classics Cup in Falmouth. Race Officer Jack Penty met with the skippers at 08.30 to review the … Continue reading

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Class Secretary Bert Janssen and Ireland’s David Cullen Review Falmouth ’16 and Preview Kinsale ’17

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Interview with 2016 Henri Lloyd Half Ton Classics Cup Champion Greg Peck

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