Saturday, February 24, 2018

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Early Days Talk at 2017 National Championship

The Osprey Class were very lucky and honoured to have Cliff Norbury & Michael Goffe present a session during the 2017 National Championship covering their recollections of the early days of the Osprey Class.

6534 Michael Goffe, left and Cliff Norbury. Michael Goffe helmed the Osprey in the Olympic trials.

The evening presentation was recorded on video as well as audio. It is hoped to produce a transcript of the evening to add to the records of the Osprey Class.

The almost hour long audio recording can be listened to courtesy of Pete Mallaband at

6516 Cliff Norbury shows picture of the three man team who won the Round the Island race in their Osprey



6518 Cliff explains the bold finish line manoeuvre which won them the race



6529 Remarkably, this was the first time Cliff ever touched the RTI trophy he won

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