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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 Returning Tallulah win 2020 Concours d'Elegance
Stunning Scorpion at the RYA Dinghy Show 2020
Posted on 29 Feb
40 Years On: The Story of the Challenger
How a disabled but adventurous lady worked with a brilliant yacht designer
Posted on 22 Dec 2019
P&B Challenger UK Championships at Rutland
Unusually, the fleet included two syndicate boats
Posted on 16 Sep 2019
English Challenger Championships at Ogston
A healthy turn out of fourteen boats over the weekend
Posted on 26 Aug 2019
Sailability Scotland SCIO T5 Challenger Regatta
Held at Bardowie Loch, near Milngavie
Posted on 20 Aug 2019
Sailability Scotland SCIO T4 at Loch Earn
Seven sailors take part over the weekend
Posted on 8 Aug 2019
Challenger Welsh Open Championships
Valve issues mean Llyn Brenig water level was 2m lower than normal
Posted on 24 Jul 2019
Who says you can't enjoy sailing?
RYA supports campaign to challenge negative perceptions of disability
Posted on 15 Jul 2019
Multihulls at the RYA Sailability Regatta
Challengers and Wetas at Weymouth
Posted on 9 Jul 2019
RYA Sailability Regatta
Blind Sailing team crowned champions
Posted on 8 Jul 2019
Grafham Challenger Regatta
Distraction when a countdown timer makes a bid for freedom overboard
Posted on 24 Jun 2019
Scottish Challengers at Loch Venachar
Sailability Scotland SCIO T3 & SOCC event
Posted on 12 Jun 2019
Challengers at Oxford
Six visiting boats and four local sailors take part
Posted on 27 May 2019
Scottish Challengers at Castle Semple
Talking about the weather is a very British thing to do
Posted on 15 May 2019
No More Lost Voices Thanks to Icom, Over
Icom IC-M25EURO handheld VHF radios for Sailability Scotland SCIO
Posted on 8 May 2019
Challengers at Burghfield
Five local and six visiting boats take part
Posted on 6 May 2019
T1 Challenger Traveller Series at Loch Ken
Held at the welcoming Galloway Activity Centre
Posted on 29 Apr 2019
RYA Sailability Multiclass Regatta Opportunies
The event promises three inspirational days of racing
Posted on 23 Apr 2019
Finalists announced for RYA Sailability Awards
Recognising ambassadors, rewarding dedication and commitment
Posted on 21 Dec 2018
Sea change for RYA Sailability Multiclass Regatta
11th edition to be held at Weymouth in July 2019
Posted on 14 Nov 2018
Ogston Handicap and Challenger Open
Rain stops ahead of the briefing
Posted on 9 Oct 2018
Sailability Scotland SCIO Regatta at Fort William
Jessica Campbell wins in Moy's Toy at Lochaber Yacht Club
Posted on 28 Sep 2018
Challenger T6 Travellers at Fort William
Final Sailability Scotland 2018 event at Lochaber YC
Posted on 19 Sep 2018
Four more years - Para Sailing misses Paris cut
The decision is a body blow for the beleaguered organisation as it faces several pressing issues
Posted on 14 Sep 2018
Sailing not included in 2024 Paralympic Games
International Paralympic Committee rejects application for Paris
Posted on 14 Sep 2018
UK Challenger Championship at Rutland
Twenty-seven Challenger sailors gather from across the nation
Posted on 11 Sep 2018
Challengers at Bardowie Loch
Sailability Scotland SCIO Regatta
Posted on 3 Sep 2018
Champions crowned at RYA Sailability Regatta
More than 80 sailors across a whole spectrum of abilities took to the water
Posted on 7 Aug 2018
Challengers at the RYA Multiclass Regatta
Eighteen Challengers gathered at Rutland Sailing Club
Posted on 7 Aug 2018
Sailability Scotland Challengers at Loch Earn
Hero to zero with one lapse of concentration
Posted on 24 Jul 2018
Links
Challenger UK Nationals Attendance
see the full nationals attendance table here

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Exmoor Beastie at Wimbleball Sailing Club
© Tim Moss
Concours d'Elegance judging at the RYA Dinghy Show 2020
© Mark Jardine
Concours d'Elegance judging at the RYA Dinghy Show 2020
© Mark Jardine
Challengers at the 2020 Tiger Trophy
© Richard Johnson
Challengers at the 2020 Tiger Trophy
© Richard Johnson
Challengers at the 2020 Tiger Trophy
© Richard Johnson
Challengers at the 2020 Tiger Trophy
© Richard Johnson
Challengers at the 2020 Tiger Trophy
© Richard Johnson
Challengers at the 2020 Tiger Trophy
© Richard Johnson
Challengers at the 2020 Tiger Trophy
© Richard Johnson
Challengers at the 2020 Tiger Trophy
© Richard Johnson
Challengers at the 2020 Tiger Trophy
© Richard Johnson
Challengers at the 2020 Tiger Trophy
© Richard Johnson
Challengers at the 2020 Tiger Trophy
© Richard Johnson
Challengers at the 2020 Tiger Trophy
© Richard Johnson
Challengers at the 2020 Tiger Trophy
© Richard Johnson
Challengers at the 2020 Tiger Trophy
© Richard Johnson
Challengers at the 2020 Tiger Trophy
© Richard Johnson
Challengers at the 2020 Tiger Trophy
© Richard Johnson
Challengers at the 2020 Tiger Trophy
© Richard Johnson
Challengers at the 2020 Tiger Trophy
© Richard Johnson
Challengers at the 2020 Tiger Trophy
© Richard Johnson
Challengers at the 2020 Tiger Trophy
© Richard Johnson
The Challenger Prototype in 1980
© Challenger class
Val Millward during the Seldén Sailjuice Winter Series Datchet Flyer
© Tim Olin / www.olinphoto.co.uk
Jack Alderdice during the Seldén Sailjuice Winter Series Datchet Flyer
© Tim Olin / www.olinphoto.co.uk
UK Challenger Championships at Rutland
© Marion Edwards
UK Challenger Championships at Rutland
© Jon Williams
UK Challenger Championships at Rutland
© Jon Williams
UK Challenger Championships at Rutland
© Jon Williams