Sunday, 5 June 2011

Lady Freda

Lady Freda by julian sawyer
Lady Freda, a photo by julian sawyer on Flickr.

Yesterday, a regatta was held by The Swanage Sea Rowing Club and it was a chance to see several of these superb traditionally built boats being raced across the bay. This is Lady Freda, the gig from the Barnstable.Pilot Gig Club.
Rowing one of these under the pressure of a race is a unique experience and well worth a go.
More details can be found on the S.S.R.C. website :

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