Photo of the Month - October 2000
If you have never heard of a Topper then this is a superb photo of one in
action. These small imjection moulded boats make a great starting point for
a someone who wants to try out sailing. Here we have a photo taken in
September this year by Martin Braithwaite. Martin is the deputy District
Commissioner of Southport District.
This is Christopher Braithwaite from the Neptune Venture Unit which is part
of the 58th Southport Holy Family Sea Scout Group, Southport District,
Christopher Braithwaite sailing a Topper in extreme
The weather conditions were too strong for the Scouts to sail in the
Southport Scout Regatta but the Venture Scouts found it a great day to play
with the wind and try to bend the masts!
Find out more about racing Toppers at International Topper Class