SCOTT Bonner and Lynn Harland took first place at the Hartley and Comet Open Meeting, at Sutton Bingham sailing club, near Yeovil on Sunday.

This was a hotly contested event, with a total of 35 boats from 22 different clubs, coming from as far as Birmingham and the Solent.

This was the first time that Lynn and Scott had ever sailed together, so they did extremely well to take first place in the double handers, even beating a couple of National Champions.

Lynn and Scott were sailing in a Comet Trio.

Boats in Class were, Comet Trios, Comet Duos, Kestrals and Wanderers.