Kitesurfer loses his rig.

Boat launched : Atlantic 85

Date : Monday 6 October

Launched at : 16:30

Returned at : 17:15

Weather : Rain with a strong wind that dropped off to a F3 SSW

A kitesurfer got into difficulties off the beach near the funfair and lost contact with his rig, which drifted away. By the time that lifeboat reached Hayling Bay the surfer had made it ashore but his rig was recovered opposite the Coastguard Station and taken back to the Lifeboat Station. The kitesurfer collected his rig and expressed his thanks to the lifeboat crew.

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Service Numbers 2018

Total Launches: 14
Atlantic 85: 9
D-Class: 5

Services Totals

2015 - 67
2014 -77
2013 - 86
2012 - 77

Tide Times
Tide Times & Heights for Chichester Harbour (Entrance) on Sunday, 16 June 2019
Low Tide: 04:35 ( 1.00m )
High Tide: 11:44 ( 4.50m )
Low Tide: 16:55 ( 1.10m )
High Tide: 23:54 ( 4.70m )
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