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Yesterday at Navy College, Maryland BUSA won the first of four Trophy Matches. The event was held in three man Colgate 26s. The BUSA Team of Andy Cornah, Andy Bryson and David Cheshire lost the…

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The Boston contingent had a successful weekend, Fleet racing on the Charles River at Boston University on Saturday saw Ian Martin and Andy Bryson take to the FJs in the \’A\’ division, with Jamie…

The team about to take on Boston University Rigging by the Charles river Andy Bryson crewing for Ian Martin (They came second in th \’A\’ league) Tacking for the lead in race 1 Meanwhile, Al and…

On a breezier day, the team prepare to take on Brown in their 420s The facilities at URI, where the team\’s first attempt to sail FJs….. …ended in embarrasment. FJ\’s feel a bit like…

After a day\’s sightseeing in Newport, Rhode Island, on Tuesday the team practised with Brown university. It was their first chance to sail in some breeze, and the team was looking good against a…

Cundy\’s Harbour, Maine, was the sailing venue for Bowdoin\’s team racing event. Sailing out to wait for the sea breeze. The BUSA Team prepare to go into the second day of the Bowdoin event, Mr….

The BUSA Team have been involved in their first events of the Tour over the past weekend. A team of Mark Lees, David Cheshire, Andy Bryson, Jamie Reid, Ali Hall, and manager Chris Guy competed in…

The new million dollar sailing centre at Short Beach, Connecticut, with 420s in the background. The BUSA team and friends at Yale. The Team prepare for a night out with the Yale team at their…

The BUSA Team are currently at Yale University, Connecticut. Training yesterday was in Club 420s, and the team are looking forward to the first event of the Tour this weekend. Four sailors will be…

The BUSA Team departed for America today (3rd September). The team fly into Boston, and the first event is at Yale University this weekend (6/7 September). Regular updates of the team\’s progress…

BUSA are delighted to announce the appointment of Chris Guy to the position of team manager for the American Tour. Chris will travel to America and oversee the team organisation, and assist with…

Over the past two days the BUSA team have been involved in some intensive training for the Match Racing Trophy match. The team were sailing a 40.7 kindly loaned by 407 racing from Lymington. A…

PhotoDetailsMark LeesMark Lees is from London University and is captain of the BUSA team.Andrew CornahAndrew Cornah is from Southampton University, has won the BUSA championships twice, and is the…

You may recall that last December, David Carr, a talented youth sailor was given a return ticket to New Zealand for his Christmas holidays. He came, he trained, he sailed and he learnt. His time in…

After three days of trials 9 sailors have been selected to represent the British University Sailing Association as they tour America in a bid to defend their title. The trials process was a huge…

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