Weekly Photo Challenge: Zigzag

Dinghies Sailing on the Thames

Dinghies Sailing on the Thames

I’m sure I would be banned from Weybridge Sailing Club for using the word ‘Zigzag‘ to describe sailing dinghies tacking across the Thames!

SailingOn this day however they weren’t doing much moving at all… the wind was so still!

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Trying to find some wind

Not much tacking happening here!

Not much tacking happening here!

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Who is winning?

About Barbara

Born in Dublin, living in London with Peter, my two daughters, Wilson our Spaniel, Lilly Plankton our cat & Myrtle our tortoise
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6 Responses to Weekly Photo Challenge: Zigzag

  1. Al says:

    Actually, zigzagging is a very well accepted nautical term. As you probably know, it is a crucial naval tactic for avoiding torpedoes. However, you’re right, the canvas crowd would be appalled at the use of it.

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  2. Grannymar says:

    Messing about on the boats seems to be half the fun.

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