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05/26/2019 04:10 AM
GJW Direct Abersoch Dinghy Week preview
GJW Direct Abersoch Dinghy Week is excited to announce that this year, not only has it introduced a Catamaran Class, it is also now offering a Coached Regatta Fleet.
05/26/2019 04:09 AM
Gul UK Fireball Nationals day 1
The 2019 Fireball Championship is taking place over 4 days using the late May bank holiday. A healthy entry of 44 boats have turned up including many past World, European and National champions – it is going to be a very competitive series.
05/26/2019 03:04 AM
Chiavarini crowned new Laser European champion
British sailor Lorenzo Chiavarini claimed his maiden senior major title finishing top of the European Laser Championships in Porto, Portugal.
05/25/2019 07:45 PM
Medemblik Regatta Nautical Festival overall
The Medemblik Regatta closed with some exciting racing. There was some delay due to light and shifty wind, but the end of the day all races are sailed. In the RS:X Youth a complete French podium and two Dutch gold medallists in RS:X women and men
05/25/2019 04:07 PM
Hayling Island SC Whitsun Regatta day 1
Well the sun came out and shone and the wind blew on the record entry of 205 boats at the HISC Whitsun Regatta, sponsored by GJW Direct. There were 5 race courses and 60+ volunteers on the water supported by an expert team from Serve On.
05/25/2019 03:00 PM
15% off Zhik this weekend with P&B
It's the start of another Bank Holiday weekend and what better way to celebrate than with some new gear at great prices. Not only do you get an extra day to mess about on the water, but we're also giving you 15% off all of these Zhik products!
05/25/2019 01:25 PM
O'pen Skiff EuroChallenge day 1
Welcome back to the O'pen Skiff EuroChallenge 2019, the second of three rounds of the EuroChallenge. More fun and smiles, giving young sailors the chance to compete at high level on quality boats that make the playing field level for everyone.
05/25/2019 12:00 PM
What's New From Rooster
New Rooster Trapeze Harness: the most comfortable harness you've ever worn. New Pro Laced Ankle Strap Boot: ultimate support for hiking and trapezing. New Combi Glove: insulation of All Weather Neoprene Gloves, wind protection of Aquapro Gloves.
05/25/2019 09:26 AM
Helford River Children's Sailing Trust open day
Crowds numbering more than 600 flocked to an open day at Trevassack Lake on the Lizard Peninsula on Sunday (19 May) to see the site of the HRCST's new state-of-the-art inclusive watersports centre.
05/25/2019 06:05 AM
Medemblik Regatta Nautical Festival day 4
Saturday May 25th, the medal races will be sailed at the Medemblik Regatta. In the RS:X Men Kiran Badloe (NED) is already secured of a gold medal. For the RS:X women the battle for the top spot is on between Dutch Lilian de Geus and Polish Zofia Noceti
05/25/2019 04:42 AM
Laser Europeans at Porto day 5
Early on, the 323 sailors, representing 55 countries, left the port of refuge in Afurada to face northwest winds and waves, on the Atlantic front of Porto.
05/25/2019 04:30 AM
Supernovas at Scammonden Water
The forecast for the day was for light but strengthening shifty breeze and this indeed transpired to be the case.
05/25/2019 01:31 AM
RS400 Southern Tour at Warsash
The RS400 Rooster Southern tour at Warsash got off to a lazy start. With barely a whisper of wind racing was postponed for an hour to allow the tide to change and something to stir up in the Solent.
05/24/2019 11:03 AM
Supernovas at Bolton
The forecast wasn't looking brilliant for the 2019 Supernova Open held on 18th May at Bolton Sailing Club, but nonetheless 21 enthusiastic sailors turned up to the club to have some exciting and close racing in whatever conditions that would follow.
05/24/2019 10:58 AM
Midland sailors invited to celebration event
It's only one month to go till the Midlands Champion Race at Draycote Water Sailing Club and we are calling on sailors from all over the region to come and help us celebrate the club's 50th anniversary in style.
05/24/2019 06:44 AM
Musto appoints Mallory Group
Global performance apparel brand Musto has appointed London-based Mallory Group for an international PR brief following a competitive pitch.
05/24/2019 06:08 AM
National 12 vintage/open racing at Trent Valley
Saturday 18th May was the Derwent Handicap for vintage N12s and Sunday 19th May was the Vintage Championships and Midland Area N12 Open Meeting combined; all events were kindly hosted by Trent Valley Sailing Club.
05/24/2019 05:05 AM
HD Sails Scottish Solo Championships at Largo Bay
Everyone that arrived on a dreich Saturday morning for the 2019 HD Sails Scottish Solo Champs was greeted with the familiar refrain "Och, you should have been here yesterday, it was a braw day!"
05/24/2019 04:35 AM
Laser Europeans at Porto day 4
After eight races completed, Australian Olympic champion Tom Burton remains in first place in the Laser Standard category, followed by British and best European Lorenzo Chiavarini.
05/24/2019 03:01 AM
RS Aeros at Orthodocks YC Prague Regatta
The venue is famous more for its beautiful views of Prague than perfect conditions for racing! They took care of us even on the shore outside the racing time with snacks and the wonderful grill.