Wow, wow, wow, the World Pilot Gig Champions 2017 hosted in the Isles of Scilly was an absolutely fabulous year for Fowey.
The main news being the Ladies A coming second place in the world, well done ladies.
But it wasn’t just the ladies all crews had great results.
On Friday night the Super Vets crew came 20th out of 27 boats.
In the main races the results were as follows, Ladies out of 142 boats were as follows.
- Ladies A – 2nd
- Ladies B – 29th
- Ladies C – 120th*
* Ladies C had a last minute crew change due to injury, many thanks to Joan and Harri for stepping in for races 3 & 4 respectively.
The Mens results were out of 140 boats and the results were as follows.
- Mens A – 8th
- Mens B – 39th
Many thanks for the World Pilot Gigs committee for your time in organising this fantastic and unique event, all the results can be found here.
Media coverage links:
- BBC Spotlight
- Ladies Final (BBC Radio Cornwall)
- Mens Final (BBC Radio Cornwall)
- Mens Final (Smile and Turn)
- Mens Heat D (Smile and Turn)
- Ladies on Podium
Any other media links please Contact Us
Photos many thanks to Jo Zimber