Written by Fiona Tylecote
Last Updated: 22 February 2014
Created: 21 February 2014
Ted Ashworth and Ben Jennings awarded Youth & Junior Sailors of the year.
Ted Ashworth has been awarded the 2013 Rutland Sailing Club Youth of the Year Award, recognising his dedication and attitude to the sport. Ted was the first youth in the Club Championships finishing an impressive 6th overall, sailing his Laser. Ted has also shown great leadership skills over a numbers of years as he has captained the youth’s team racing team, involving selection and organising practices. He is a regular on the club start line and agreed to be a club racer advisor for the juniors moving across on to the main race course. Ted is a great example to all of our youths and juniors and the Sailing Committee and junior committee would like to recognise this in the awarding of this prize. In runner up position, was Henry Morley who has achieved some great national level results, sailing in the 29er with Luke Berry. They made it into the National Squad and represented the club at various Nationals and European events.
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