After a slow start due to a lack of wind the seeding races were won by Graham Elliott, Graham Bantock and Derek Priestley.
The breeze slowly increased until late afternoon with a spot of rain it completely diminished with race 5C abandoned an an early finish to the day.
Derek Priestley finished the day on top with some very consistent low scores with Tony Edwards hot on his heels in second place and Gavin Watson taking the final podium position.
After a hard day the fleet have retired to the Railway Inn for a debrief and class social.
Full report including Day 2 to follow