HSS boatshed burned down late Tuesday (11 June)night. The cause of the
fire is currently being investigated by the Police. All of the eights
based in HSS survived, but many lost sails and equipment that they kept
in the shed in the fire. The accident will not affect the upcoming
Worlds to great extent, as the Club house was not damaged.
season’s first race the RRegatta (with two R’s) will take place this
weekend in Pentala with record 10 boats registered, including the World
Cup-holder Lafayette. Murdoch McKillop’s Lafayette arrived on last
Saturday and will be practicing in Helsinki before the Worlds.
(Copied from the Worlds 2013 site)