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29er

The 29er came about due to the increasingly apparent need for a high performance youth boat following the success of the skiff type boats. With a single trapeze and asymmetric spinnaker it is a youth flying machine that is taking off throughout the world.

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Show news 29er Transition Day in Torbay
How good it feels to be proved right as a class
Posted on 21 May
2019 Junior Olympic Regatta in Pensacola preview
Youth sailors from all across the country are invited
Posted on 1 May
Keyball Review with Quinn Edmonds & Fin Oliver
The boys are now starting to transition into the 29er
Posted on 30 Apr
GB team announced for Youth Sailing Worlds
14 of the country's most promising young sailors have been selected
Posted on 29 Apr
Marlow announces New Talent Sailor Sponsorships
In Key British Squads
Posted on 25 Apr
Winners crowned in RYA Youth Nationals finale
The biggest ever Championships comes to a close
Posted on 19 Apr
US Sailing announces US Pan Am Games Sailing Team
Pan Am Games take place every four years, in the year preceding the Olympic Games.
Posted on 10 Apr
US Sailing announces 2019 Youth Worlds Team
14 athletes competing at the Hempel Youth Sailing Worlds
Posted on 8 Apr
Northern 29ers at RYA Scotland Spring Championship
Loch Tummel provides only scenery on day two
Posted on 1 Apr
2019 RYA Youth Nationals to be biggest ever
389 sailors set to compete in 284 boats at Weymouth
Posted on 27 Mar
Harken 29er Grand Prix at Torbay
The not-so-sunny South West coast on Saturday
Posted on 25 Mar
29ers at the RYA Scotland Academy Series
Some brand new teams transition up from other classes
Posted on 19 Mar
10th Annual Miami Sailing Week
The largest spring regatta
Posted on 12 Mar
Something of Everything - Etchells & 9er VIC title
Mild temperatures, sunny skies, and soft breezes marked the first day.
Posted on 11 Mar
One week left for Youth Nationals standard entry
More than 350 youngsters are set to descend on WPNSA
Posted on 10 Mar
Victorian Etchells and 9er Championship day 2
Blustery conditions when Buster arrives!
Posted on 10 Mar
Introducing Carboteck
We speak to Louis Johnson and Henry Jameson
Posted on 6 Mar
Ovington Boats going from strength to strength
We speak to Nathan Batchelor at the RYA Dinghy Show 2019
Posted on 4 Mar
2019 Top of the Gulf Regatta
Up to 16 classes and more than 200 boats expected
Posted on 11 Feb
NeilPryde UK 29er Winter Championships
Held on Draycote Water in the snow and ice
Posted on 5 Feb
2019 Sail East at Shediac Bay Yacht Club preview
Taking place from August 1-4 on the Northumberland Strait in New Brunswick
Posted on 3 Feb
2019 Hong Kong Race Week is only 12 days away
A constituent of the ASAF Youth World Cup
Posted on 1 Feb
NeilPryde Sailing announce 29er title sponsorships
Starting with the UK Winter Championship at Draycote Water this weekend
Posted on 29 Jan
2019 Australian Sailing Youth Championship overall
Provisional 2019 World Youth Champs team announced
Posted on 14 Jan
2019 Australian Sailing Youth Championship overall
Tassie girls win 29er Youth Championship
Posted on 14 Jan
2019 Australian Youth Championships final day
The event is the second and final qualifying event for youth sailors to represent Australia.
Posted on 13 Jan
2019 Australian Sailing Youth Championships day 3
Winners big grinners in Hobart
Posted on 13 Jan
29er takes the prizes at GJW Direct Bloody Mary
Event attracts 242 entries, representing 56 classes from 98 clubs
Posted on 12 Jan
2019 Australian Sailing Youth Championships day 2
There is a much tighter battle going on in the girls division
Posted on 12 Jan
2019 Australian Sailing Youth Championships day 2
Youth Championships again on sparkling River Derwent
Posted on 12 Jan
Links
29er UK Nationals Attendance
see the full nationals attendance table here

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29er Transition Day at Royal Torbay Yacht Club
© Nia Mccallum
The 29er skiff is one of exciting performance development classes being offered a start at the Pensacola Yacht Club's Junior Olympic Sailing Festival June 28-30.
© Zim Sailing
Freya Black and Millie Aldridge, 29er
© Paul Wyeth / RYA
Ewan Wilson and Fin Armstrong, 29er - RYA Youth National Championships 2019
© Paul Wyeth / RYA
Northern 29ers at RYA Scotland Spring Championships at Loch Tummel
© Andy Robertson
Northern 29ers at RYA Scotland Spring Championships at Loch Tummel
© Andy Robertson
Northern 29ers at RYA Scotland Spring Championships at Loch Tummel
© Andy Robertson
Skiff racing at Yorkshire Dales
© Paul Hargreaves Photography
Harken 29er Grand Prix at Torbay
© UK 29er Class Association
Harken 29er Grand Prix at Torbay
© UK 29er Class Association
29er - Predictwind Auckland Girls Championships - March 23, 2019
© Richard Gladwell
29er start - Predictwind Auckland Girls Championships - March 23, 2019
© Richard Gladwell
29er - Predictwind Auckland Girls Championships - March 23, 2019
© Richard Gladwell
29er - Predictwind Auckland Girls Championships - March 23, 2019
© Richard Gladwell
29ers at the RYA Scotland Academy Series
© Andrew Robertson
29ers at the RYA Scotland Academy Series
© Andrew Robertson
29ers at the RYA Scotland Academy Series
© Andrew Robertson
29ers at the RYA Scotland Academy Series
© Andrew Robertson
Winners of the 2019 29er Victorian Championship, HH, from Tasmainia -Skipper Oscar O'Donoghue (R) and crew Rupert Hamilton (L).
© Alex McKinnon Photography
Bill Currie - skippered by Beth Tedstone and crewed by Allie Mclennan - they won the all girl 29er title.
© Alex McKinnon Photography
HH skippered by Oscar O'Donoghue and crewed by Rupert Hamilton on the way to the finish for a win in the first race of the day
© Alex McKinnon Photography
Yeah Baby Skippered by Oscar Henderson and crewed by Patrick Distefano working hard with the kite.
© Alex McKinnon Photography
NeilPryde UK 29er Winter Championships
© DWSC
NeilPryde UK 29er Winter Championships
© DWSC
NeilPryde UK 29er Winter Championships
© DWSC
Matthias Coutts follows Eli Liefting on abrave port tack start - Day 2 - Oceanbridge NZL Sailing Regatta - February 2, 2019
© Richard Gladwell
Youth classes rub shoulders with the Olympic veterans - Day 2 - Oceanbridge NZL Sailing Regatta - February 2, 2019
© Richard Gladwell
Double Olympic medalist Jo Aleh (left) in the coach boat - Day 2 - Oceanbridge NZL Sailing Regatta - February 2, 2019
© Richard Gladwell
Day 3 - Oceanbridge NZL Sailing Regatta, February 2019
© Michael Brown, Yachting New Zealand
Day 3 - Oceanbridge NZL Sailing Regatta, February 2019
© Michael Brown, Yachting New Zealand