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Topper

The Topper is a very popular single-handed dinghy that is robust, car toppable & easy to rig. There is a large UK and World circuit.

© Paul Wyeth / RYA © Paul Wyeth / RYA
Show news Rooster South East Topper Travellers at Crawley
Record-breaking early lunch while waiting for the wind
Posted on 11 Apr
Rooster South East Topper Travellers at Tamesis
Short course racing in very light winds, followed by a fun race
Posted on 26 Mar
James Denny's foiling Topper!
Can you help him move the design on to the next stage?
Posted on 17 Mar
Kinsale YC Frostbite Series day 3
Close finish after good conditions for the final day
Posted on 11 Mar
Topper Winter Championship at the WPSNA
Back on the water for GJW Direct National Series Round 2
Posted on 6 Mar
The Man Who Designed Racehorses
The life, times, boats and innovations of Ian Proctor
Posted on 5 Mar
Kinsale YC Frostbite Series day 2
Fuggles takes flight
Posted on 26 Feb
Kent and Rye Harbour sailor wins
RYA Regional Youth Champion Award
Posted on 23 Feb
A Demonstration of Design
The life, times and boats of Ian Proctor
Posted on 8 Feb
Kinsale YC Frostbite Series day 1
Blue skies and a cold northerly breeze in the harbour
Posted on 5 Feb
RYA Performance Bursary awarded
To Southeast Topper Sailor
Posted on 14 Jan
RYA Scotland Winter Championships
Winter Wonderland at Largs
Posted on 12 Dec 2017
Boats and boards awarded to RYA OnBoard sailors
Thanks to the John Merricks Sailing Trust
Posted on 10 Dec 2017
Llangorse SC Single-hander Open
A healthy rivalry
Posted on 12 Oct 2017
Toppers at Bosham
Rooster Southern Area Travellers Round 8
Posted on 12 Oct 2017
RYA Welsh Zone Championships
Callum in command
Posted on 1 Oct 2017
Toppers at Bosham preview
Final Rooster Southern Travellers event of the 2017 season
Posted on 28 Sep 2017
RYA Zone and Home Country Championships
Winners crowned across the nation
Posted on 28 Sep 2017
Scottish Junior Travellers at Annandale
Sailingfast Scottish Travellers' series round 2
Posted on 25 Sep 2017
Topper GJW Direct National Series 1
Great racing from Poole Yacht Club
Posted on 22 Sep 2017
Young sailors raring to race
At Zone Championships across the country
Posted on 22 Sep 2017
2017 Midlands Topper Traveller Series
Six different venues and 61 sailors take part
Posted on 13 Sep 2017
Toppers at Island Barn
Superb finale to South East Series
Posted on 12 Sep 2017
Toppers at Draycote
Midlands Traveller Round 6 and RYA Zone Indicator
Posted on 11 Sep 2017
Horning Sailing Club Junior Regatta
Almost 50 young people on the River Bure
Posted on 11 Sep 2017
Toppers at Medway
Rooster South Eastern Travellers event
Posted on 7 Sep 2017
Broadland Youth Regatta
66 competitors race at Waveney & Oulton Broad YC
Posted on 6 Sep 2017
Optimists and Toppers at Helensburgh
Sailingfast Scottish Travellers' event
Posted on 5 Sep 2017
SWYSA sailors take top 8 places
At Torbay Junior Regatta
Posted on 23 Aug 2017
The Salcombe Gin SYC Regatta 2017
An increase in attendance with 160 boats racing
Posted on 22 Aug 2017
Links
Topper UK Nationals Attendance
see the full nationals attendance table here

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Miles Vidler finishes as 1st Non-squad Sailor during the Rooster Topper South East Travellers at Crawley Mariners
© Graham Evans
Aaron Evans wins the the Rooster Topper South East Travellers at Crawley Mariners
© Graham Evans
A Special Award for Megan Thomson during the Rooster Topper South East Travellers at Crawley Mariners
© Graham Evans
Felix Sproehnle, first non-squad sailor in the Rooster South East Topper Traveller at Tamesis
© Helen Evans
Leo Wilkinson wins the Rooster South East Topper Traveller at Tamesis
© Helen Evans
James Denny's foiling Topper
© Leslie Denny
James Denny's foiling Topper
© Leslie Denny
Leigh & Lowton Tipsy Icicle Series Week 10
© Gerard van den Hoek
Leigh & Lowton Tipsy Icicle Series Week 10
© Gerard van den Hoek
Topper Winter Championships at the WPNSA
© Andrew Peaty
Topper Winter Championships at the WPNSA
© Andrew Peaty
Topper Winter Championships at the WPNSA
© Andrew Peaty
Topper Winter Championships at the WPNSA
© Andrew Peaty
Topper Winter Championships at the WPNSA
© Andrew Peaty
Topper Winter Championships at the WPNSA
© Andrew Peaty
Leigh & Lowton Tipsy Icicle Series Week 9
© Gerard van den Hoek
Iona Reid and Popcorn are raising money for Water Aid and Guide Dogs
© Charity Sailing Challenge
Toppers Class Academy Snowy Launching
© A Robertson
The capital investment was huge, but once Toppers could be produced in polypropylene, the boat quickly became a firm favourite as an international trainer for youth sailors and a fun boat for all
© Topper International
Ian Proctor never forget the fun that sailors had with the Minisail and came back to revisit the genre with a much better hull form
© Topper International
Scott Wilkinson competing at the Topper World Championship
© Simon McIlwaine
Leigh & Lowton Tipsy Icicle Series Week 7
© Stephen Booth
Leigh & Lowton Tipsy Icicle Series Week 7
© Stephen Booth
Leigh & Lowton Tipsy Icicle Series Week 7
© Stephen Booth
Portishead Channel Chop Pursuit Race
© Sailing Southwest
Leigh & Lowton Tipsy Icicle Series Week 6
© Gerard van den Hoek
Leigh & Lowton Tipsy Icicle Series Week 6
© Gerard van den Hoek
Leigh & Lowton Tipsy Icicle Series Week 6
© Gerard van den Hoek
The original Topper dinghy
© Proctor family
Leigh & Lowton Tipsy Icicle Series Week 5
© Gerard van den Hoek