Ilfracombe’s Pilot Gig Club enjoyed perfect conditions at Weymouth on Saturday.

Ilfracombe Pilot Gig Club enjoyed success at the annual Weymouth Regatta on Saturday.

The club finished second overall in perfect rowing conditions.

The Ladies’ A crew won their race after a fantastic start from the beach, with a good rate set by Zoe Green.

After a clean turn they sprinted ahead of the pack to cross the line ahead of Bridport and Weymouth.

The junior squad also finished with a comfortable win.

The crew of Toma Lazarov, Tom Jeffrey, Jade Rendle, Joe Filer Aimey Hannah and Devon Mannering put in a sterling performance.

Both the men’s and ladies’ supervets came second, while the men’s A, ladies’ vets and mixed crews came third to cement the overall runners-up spot.

Ilfracombe will be hosting their regatta from the harbour on June 18.