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Vortex

Vortex

The Vortex is a fast trapezing single-hander with an asymmetric spinnaker option and the stability to make it accessible and fun.

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Show news Vortex Scottish Nationals at Largs
Fickle winds on Saturday, stronger on Sunday
Posted on 26 May
Vortex Nationals at Yorkshire Dales
Home boats take the top 3 spots
Posted on 26 Jul 2016
Vortexes at Largs
Whitehead shines in the sun
Posted on 24 May 2016
Vortex Nationals at Stokes Bay
A much calmer event than last year
Posted on 11 Sep 2015
Vortex Northerns at Yorkshire Dales
A pretty darned windy event!
Posted on 2 Aug 2015
Vortex Nationals at Stokes Bay
Host club goes above and beyond the call of duty
Posted on 18 Sep 2014
Vortex class announce new manufacturer
New boat on display at RYA Suzuki Dinghy Show
Posted on 26 Feb 2014
Vortex Inland Championships at Rutland
Casual gybes and lazy tacks on the first day only
Posted on 23 Oct 2013
Vortex nationals at Yorkshire Dales
An 'event of two halves'
Posted on 21 Sep 2013
Vortex South Eastern Championship
Held during the Medway Regatta
Posted on 15 Jul 2013
Vortex racing at Grafham Water
Drysuits in June, this just isnt right
Posted on 11 Jun 2013
Great North Asymmetric Challenge preview
Dont be bound in shallows and in miseries
Posted on 4 Apr 2013
Vortex National Championships
A heady mixture of adrenaline-fuelled white knuckle sailing
Posted on 18 Sep 2012
Vortexes at Grafham Water
More like the Mediterranean than the Midlands
Posted on 28 May 2012
Vortex Inlands at Rutland
'I just kept my eyes shut...'
Posted on 17 Oct 2011
Vortex nationals at Yorkshire Dales
Eighteen sailors from ten clubs compete
Posted on 21 Sep 2011
Vortexes at Wilsonian
Dont sail with your trolley still attached!
Posted on 4 Jul 2011
Vortex Inlands at Rutland
A good turnout of 16 helms
Posted on 19 Oct 2010
Vortex South East Championships
Held at the Medway Regatta
Posted on 13 Jul 2010
Vortex nationals at Yorkshire Dales
A great turnout of 23 helms
Posted on 10 May 2010
Vortex GP at Bala
During the Easter Regatta
Posted on 6 Apr 2010
Vortex Midland Champs
Yorkshire domination at Grafham
Posted on 11 Sep 2009
Vortex National Champs
Escritt leads a merry dance
Posted on 4 Sep 2009
Vortex Inlands at Yorkshire Dales
Wall to wall sunshine and sparkling blue water
Posted on 5 Jun 2009
ASAP Vortex nationals
Returning to Rutland after 8 years
Posted on 15 Sep 2008
Vortexes at Wilsonian
A real belter of an event
Posted on 23 Jul 2008
Vortexes at Filey
Miles of clean golden sand
Posted on 20 Jun 2008
Vortexes at Yorkshire Dales
For the Northern Championship
Posted on 16 May 2008
Vortex Inlands at Grafham
19 entries despite the snow
Posted on 10 Apr 2008
Vortex nationals
Tight racing in Plymouth
Posted on 21 Sep 2007
Links
Vortex UK Nationals Attendance
see the full nationals attendance table here

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Finn Mitchell in his high performance Vortex on his way to second in the fast handicap fleet at Solway Yacht Club Cadet Week
© Ian Purkis
Filey Regatta 2017
© Nick Champion / www.championmarinephotography.co.uk
Filey Regatta 2017
© Nick Champion / www.championmarinephotography.co.uk
Filey Regatta 2017
© Nick Champion / www.championmarinephotography.co.uk
Filey Regatta 2017
© Nick Champion / www.championmarinephotography.co.uk
Vortex Scottish Nationals at Largs
© Martin Latimer
Vortex Scottish Nationals at Largs
© Martin Latimer
Chichester Harbour Race Week Day 3
© VR Sport Media
Top three prizewinners at the Vortex Nationals 2016 at Yorkshire Dales
© Paul Hargreaves
Vortex Nationals 2016 at Yorkshire Dales
© Paul Hargreaves
Vortex Nationals 2016 at Yorkshire Dales
© Paul Hargreaves
Angus Winchester at the Largs Vortex Open
© Nick Fleming
Downwind at the Largs Vortex Open
© Nick Fleming
Phil Whitehead at the Largs Vortex Open
© Nick Fleming
Vortex Nationals competitors on the ferry at Stokes Bay
© Jim Trice
Vortex Nationals winners at Stokes Bay
© Jim Trice
Vortex Northern Championship at Yorkshire Dales
© Paul Hargreaves Photography
Vortex Northern Championship at Yorkshire Dales
© Paul Hargreaves Photography
Vortex Northern Championship at Yorkshire Dales
© Paul Hargreaves Photography
Vortex Northern Championship at Yorkshire Dales
© Paul Hargreaves Photography
SLOSH inter-club race at Seafarers 2015
© Justin Churcher
Angus Winchester during the Great North Asymmetric Challenge at Bassenthwaite
© Mik Chappell
Part cat, part dinghy, with a healthy spicing of tunnel scow, the Vortex has shown how a radical dinghy can survive and prosper once it has found its own niche to occupy
© Vortex Class Association
Vortex Nationals at Stokes Bay 2014
© Vortex Class Association
Vortex Nationals at Stokes Bay 2014
© Vortex Class Association
Vortex Inland Championships 2013 at Rutland
© David Wilkins
Vortex Inland Championships 2013 at Rutland
© David Wilkins
Phil Whitehead wins the Vortex nationals at Yorkshire Dales
© Dave Baxter
Vortex nationals at Yorkshire Dales
© Dave Baxter
Vortex nationals at Yorkshire Dales
© Neil Fergusson