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Musto 2017 728x90 Surefooted
Challenger

Challenger

A trimaran designed to cope with most people's disabilities. Safe and seaworthy, it won't capsize.

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Show news Scottish Challenger Championship at Solway
Superb conditions in complete contrast to last year
Posted on 19 Jun
Challengers at Oxford
Is it possible to over-polish a boat?
Posted on 29 May
T2 Challenger Travellers at Loch Venachar
Warm sun, breathless views, great food, and great camaraderie
Posted on 14 May
Challengers at Burghfield
Light winds for the seven visiting boats and five local boats
Posted on 7 May
Challenger Travellers at Castle Semple
Opening regatta of the 2018 season
Posted on 17 Apr
Challengers at Ogston
During the Open Handicap Regatta
Posted on 11 Oct 2017
Challengers at Lochaber
Final Sailability Scotland SCIO Travellers event
Posted on 11 Oct 2017
Challenger UK Nationals at Rutland
An international flavour with visitors from Hungary and France
Posted on 19 Sep 2017
Challengers at Bardowie Loch
Sailability Scotland SCIO Travellers
Posted on 29 Aug 2017
Sandown Regatta 2017
Returning to its traditional start line off Sandown Pier
Posted on 16 Aug 2017
RYA Sailability Multiclass Regatta
Challenger report from Rutland
Posted on 8 Aug 2017
10th RYA Sailability Multiclass Regatta
Champions crowned at Rutland
Posted on 8 Aug 2017
Challenger Welsh Championship
Llyn Brenig give the usual warm welcome
Posted on 26 Jul 2017
Still time to take part
In the tenth RYA Sailbility Multiclass Regatta
Posted on 20 Jul 2017
Scottish Challenger Championship
Nine helms race on Loch Earn
Posted on 18 Jul 2017
English National Challenger Championship
Nineteen boats race at Grafham Water Sailability
Posted on 30 Jun 2017
Challengers at Oxford
Sunscreen and spraytops
Posted on 2 Jun 2017
Challengers at Burghfield
Strong winds from an unhelpful direction
Posted on 31 May 2017
Tenth RYA Sailability Multiclass Regatta
Open to all classes for the first time
Posted on 10 Apr 2017
Challenger UK National Championships
Old hands and newcomers gather at Rutland
Posted on 30 Aug 2016
Champion of champions crowned
At RYA Sailability Multiclass Regatta 2016
Posted on 9 Aug 2016
Still time to enter
The RYA Sailability Multiclass Regatta
Posted on 19 Jul 2016
Registration now open
For 2016 RYA Multi Class Regatta
Posted on 2 Jun 2016
Silver sailors needn't capsize!
The Challenger is not just for the disabled
Posted on 3 Apr 2016
Challengers at Ogston
Not much wind, and 360 degree shifts
Posted on 7 Oct 2015
Challenger UK Championships
16 boats race at Rutland
Posted on 16 Sep 2015
Challenger Welsh Championship
Strong winds at Llyn Brenig
Posted on 30 Jul 2015
Challenger English Championship
20 helms race at Grafham Water
Posted on 24 Jun 2015
Challenger Regatta at Oxford
Tactical brain-fade did not become apparent immediately
Posted on 17 Jun 2015
Challenger visit to Quiberon
An unforgettable event!
Posted on 14 Jun 2015
Links
Challenger UK Nationals Attendance
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Photos

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Scottish Challenger Championship at Solway
© Becky Davison
Scottish Challenger Championship at Solway
© Becky Davison
Scottish Challenger Championship at Solway
© Becky Davison
Scottish Challenger Championship at Solway
© Becky Davison
Scottish Challenger Championship at Solway
© Becky Davison
Oxford Challenger Regatta
© Richard Johnson
Oxford Challenger Regatta
© Richard Johnson
Oxford Challenger Regatta
© Richard Johnson
Oxford Challenger Regatta
© Richard Johnson
Alex Hovden leading the fleet down the first reach in the Challenger open meeting at Oxford
© Marion Edwards
Neil Bartlett and Murray Palmer (still on buddy seat!) chasing Tom Macintosh in the Challenger open meeting at Oxford
© Marion Edwards
Dean Abra on his way to victory in the silver fleet in the Challenger open meeting at Oxford
© Marion Edwards
Race 1's windward mark in the Challenger open meeting at Oxford
© Marion Edwards
Setting off during the T2 Challenger Travellers at Loch Venachar
© Enid McPartlin
A close start during the T2 Challenger Travellers at Loch Venachar
© Enid McPartlin
Stretched out during the T2 Challenger Travellers at Loch Venachar
© Enid McPartlin
Calm during the T2 Challenger Travellers at Loch Venachar
© Enid McPartlin
A very calm start to the Burghfield Challenger Regatta
© Richard Johnson
Light weather run with Alex Hovden 188, Mark Fletcher 168, Jack Alderdice 281 leading during the Burghfield Challenger Regatta
© Richard Johnson
Diana & Richard Faulks during the Burghfield Challenger Regatta
© Richard Johnson
Getting ready to launch at the Burghfield Challenger Regatta
© Richard Johnson
Mark Fletcher 168 just leading at the mark during the Burghfield Challenger Regatta
© Richard Johnson
Jack (281) on port meets Diana (288) on starboard during the Burghfield Challenger Regatta
© Richard Johnson
Jack Alderdice, aged 76, wins the Burghfield Challenger Regatta
© Richard Johnson
Jack Alderdice (281) and Mark Fletcher (168) during the Burghfield Challenger Regatta
© Marion Edwards
Jack Alderdice (281) leading race 2 during the Burghfield Challenger Regatta
© Marion Edwards
John Draper (277) and Graham Hall (270) during the Burghfield Challenger Regatta
© Marion Edwards
Val Millward (257) and Alex Hovden (188) during the Burghfield Challenger Regatta
© Marion Edwards
Sailability Scotland Challenger Travellers at Castle Semple
© Richard Toulson
Stephen Laycock, Silver winner in the Sailability Scotland Challenger Travellers at Castle Semple
© Richard Toulson