- Racing Barges
13th July 2013
Start from Mucking No. 3 buoy, Lower Hope Reach, River Thames to South East Leigh buoy, returning to the finish off Erith Pier.
Sailing Barge MELISSA
Recently restored, 2010 was Melissa’s first appearance in the modern Thames Match Series. She came 3rd in the staysail class and followed up a year later with a victory in a competitive field, followed by 3rd place in 2012. She is entered again in 2013.