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Article on 1977 RL24 Nationals
Darryn Dyer has come up with an interesting article on the 1977 RL24 National Championships. The article is on The RL Story page and can be accessed directly from here (11MB PDF file)
Keith Merkley27-Aug-2014    Edit    Delete 
Re: Article on 1977 RL24 Nationals
I remember it like it was last week. I had my lunch on the wire in the long distance race and I remember Rob taking a jib back to the motel and hand sewing the luff in a section.

It was Geronimo's first National and the first mk2. We couldn't stay with Barry and Ken early but we improved.

Robs mate who designed the big cats, I think it was Lyndsay Cunningham, gave us a talk one night and it was the last Nationals on trapeze.
Kevin Troy28-Aug-2014    Edit    Delete 

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