International Mirror Class Association of Tasmania.
State Championships 2005
Jessie Atherton keeps a close watch on local veteran George Fish.
The current master !
George Fish guides Foxy Lady III during Saturday morning's testing race at Deviot.
Crikey's David Bakker & Madeleine Davey set off after Ken Barnes & Tom Dobie in
Ian Rinkin & Jack Osborne look very determined as they prepare to set Foxy Lady II's kite.
By midday on Saturday the combination of racing tides & ghosting winds had everyone back at the clubhouse, wondering whether there would be a States series.
One way to avoid drifting off the start line ....
... cling to the committee boat.
IMCAT president Grant Atherton helmed for Katherine Maher in her "new" boat Rear View.
Mark roundings were often very frustrating maneouvres.
Fast Glass crew Tom Dobie in a serious mood as skipper Ken Barnes
Garry Kennedy obviously happy that he can still duck & dive in the confines of the bow.
Keeping a low profile:Sophie Lee & Erica Davey.
Xcel-Erate on autopilot.
The breeze filled in for a while on Saturday afternoon & kites coloured an
Robbie Hunt & Dad Quentin checking out the working end of the pole
Long-time Mirror exponent Duncan McGlashan with crew Alison Mackay
With only a few minutes to spare before the 1630 deadline, a third race was started
Pukeko gets a clean rounding ahead of the pack.
Quarterflash, Killiecrankie, Crikey & Excelerate in close competition.
No relaxing now for the crew of Excelerate with Crikey right behind.
Is that why Aaron and Brigida Van Nynanten are all smiles ?
Thomas Andrews and Matthew Graney in action poling out Sky III's kite.
Jenny doubtful; Daniel confident ...