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13_Yachtsman 2015.qxp_Yachtsman Magazine 19/08/2015 4:29 pm Page 17 Club Yachting 2015 David Lukins Memorial Regatta By Tom Spithill “Team YD" with Warwick and Marjorie Lukins The David Lukins regatta was run over the weekend of the 31st of January and the 1st of February 2015. This was the sixth running of the event since its inception in 2009 to commemorate the memory of David Lukins, a much valued member and winner of the Club’s prestigious Volunteer of the Year award for 1998-1999. This year marked the first time the event has been run in the Club’s new fleet of 8 Elliott 7 keelboats. The other 5 editions were run using the force 24s. Ted Andersen assembled his trusty Race Management Team, and actually had the luxury of having too many volunteers throwing themselves at the event! David Tallis led a start studded field of umpires, many of whom umpired alongside with David (Lukins) in