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Show news Meghan O'Rourke on the Lake Max Vanguard 15 Series
A conversation with Meghan O'Rourke about the 2020 Lake Max Vanguard 15 Series
Posted on 2 Jun
Development is critical, but must be calculated
Grassroots classes can succeed in a range of different ways
Posted on 20 May
The ClubSailor on checks before resuming sailing
A few steps to think about before we launch...
Posted on 15 May
The first eco-sustainable dinghy
The concept is giving life to a brand-new circular economy in the nautical sector
Posted on 10 May
Video: Upwind Sheeting Angle for Singlehanders
Toby Peacock gives a comprehensive mathematical explanation
Posted on 8 May
Alton Water Frostbite Series week 9
Conclusion to what will be remembered as the windy series
Posted on 5 Mar
Alton Water Frostbite Series week 8
Closure of the Orwell Bridge is a good guide as to how sailable it will be
Posted on 28 Feb
Fun in the sun - O'pen Skiff Worlds in Sardinia
PYC Inaugural O'pen Skiff Regatta 26-29 March 2020
Posted on 24 Feb
Ogston Woolley Jumper
Disrupted by Storm Ciara, but not beaten
Posted on 9 Feb
Alton Water Frostbite Series week 5
A windy series so far, and this week was no exception
Posted on 7 Feb
Mild and breezy forecast for the Tiger Trophy
There's already a good line-up of 420s for this weekend's event at Rutland
Posted on 29 Jan
Alton Water Frostbite Series week 4
The Race Officer's intention was to start on time, but...
Posted on 29 Jan
Jon Emmett hikes his Radial to Gallop victory
Seldén Sailjuice Winter Series now looks ahead to the Tiger Trophy
Posted on 28 Jan
Alton Water Frostbite Series week 3
Fifty-three boats took to the water and there were a few capsizes
Posted on 22 Jan
A very busy paddock for the King George Gallop
Only a few places left for event 6 in the Seldén SailJuice Winter Series
Posted on 22 Jan
Alton Water Frostbite Series week 2
Some vicious gusts of 30+ mph
Posted on 16 Jan
McPherson & Lewis blast to Bloody Mary glory
420 victory in 5th leg of this season's Seldén Sailjuice Winter Series
Posted on 14 Jan
Alton Water Frostbite Series week 1
51 on the water for the first two races this year
Posted on 10 Jan
Legends of 110s Meet Legends of Imp
Legends of 110s Meet Legends of Imp
Posted on 6 Aug 2019
SYRA18: The very latest in sheer foiling pleasure
NTFM SYRA 18 launch during Foiling Week held in Malcesine on Lake Garda
Posted on 18 Jul 2019
NoR published for Caribbean Dinghy Championships
The CDC review committee has worked hard to keep the best of the existing event format
Posted on 5 Jun 2019
Admirals' Regatta and South African ORC Nationals
The only offshore open class dinghy regatta in the Cape Town Sailing Calendar.
Posted on 16 Apr 2019
Australian Sailing Hall of Fame nominations open
The Hall of Fame covers all disciplines of the sport
Posted on 11 Apr 2019
Boase Cohen & Collins Inter-School Sailing Festiva
You just can't control the weather!
Posted on 11 Mar 2019
HK Raceweek 2019 - blow, blow, softer, BLOW!
Asia's premier dinghy regatta lives up to promise
Posted on 21 Feb 2019
A significant platform for promising Asian sailors
Asia's biggest dinghy regatta, presented by RHKYC
Posted on 12 Dec 2018
HHYC 24 Hour Charity Dinghy Race 2018
Round and round and round and round...
Posted on 9 Oct 2018
24 Hour Charity Dinghy Race at Hebe Haven YC
Enthusiastic young (and senior) sailors in 33 dinghies sailed their hearts out
Posted on 4 Oct 2018
Asian Games 2018 - day 3
... and the temperature rises
Posted on 27 Aug 2018
Asian Games 2018 - day two, bang on schedule
144 competitiors out on the water again
Posted on 27 Aug 2018
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    The race is on, but in light wind not very fast; Ian and Margaret Purkis in their Firefly just head the leading group during the Solway Yacht Club Bumfreezer Series
    © Solway YC
    Coming up to the start, moments before the flag drops, overall winner Stewart Mitchell (far left) gets it almost right at the "pin end" of the line while Gordon Daly and Jane Gascoigne (nearest) during the Solway Yacht Club Bumfreezer Series
    © Solway YC
    2020 Foiling Week Garda
    © Martina Orsini / Foiling Week
    10 FT Pocket Foiler - 2020 Foiling Week Garda
    © Martina Orsini / Foiling Week
    Yamaha 9 - it says so on the builder's plaque.
    © Christian
    Christian - the owner of the who knows anything about it Yamaha 9
    © Christian
    The Yamaha 9 sailing dinghy - do you know something about it? Anything?
    © Christian
    So, so retro - Yamaha 9
    © Christian
    Unbelievable condition for its age - Yamaha 9
    © Christian
    Record numbers for the Maidenhead Summer Series 2020
    © MSC
    Bart's Bash event at New Quay YC
    © Red Kite Photography
    Bart's Bash event at New Quay YC
    © Red Kite Photography
    Learning to sail at Wimbleball Lake
    © Colin Allen
    Adelaide Sailing Club sailing manager Nicci Edwards and junior member Lachlan Young get set for the summer - Harken SA Summer of Sail Festival
    © Harry Fisher
    The Adelaide Sailing Club will host the second regatta of the Harken SA Summer of Sail Festival
    © Lou Hollis
    The ethos of the Harken SA Summer of Sail Festival is having fun in and around the water
    © Harry Fisher
    Leading group during the Catherinefield Windows RNLI Regatta in Kippford
    © John Sproat
    Minima YC Regatta 2020 - The Thames doesn't feel this wide! Ents and Lasers round the B mark with a backdrop of Kingston's Queen's Promenade with a few cruisers and kayaks to add to the fun
    © Rob Mayley
    Minima YC Regatta 2020 - A giant swan pedalo seems to take the lead in the New Sailors Handicap. Behind it are the sails of the two Tammy Toppers which won
    © John Forbes
    Minima YC Regatta 2020 - Ed Mayley and James Budden take the Enterprise trophy at the al fresco prizegiving while Vice Commodore Robin Broomfield, Sailing Secretary Alex Cane and Commodore Paul Bloomfield look on
    © John Forbes
    Minima YC Regatta 2020 - The busy (but socially-distanced) scene on Minima's landing stage made a nice change after weeks of lockdown
    © John Forbes
    New Quay Yacht Club Covid Cup Regatta 2020
    © Flip Seal
    New Quay Yacht Club Covid Cup Regatta 2020
    © Flip Seal
    Canadian Sailing Team Invitational Training Camp
    © Sail Canada
    Launched in the UK at the RYA Dinghy Show, the tagline for 'The Foiling Dinghy' is that it does what is says on the box without the steep learning curve that other foilers can present
    © The Foiling Dinghy
    Although there had been a number of interesting an innovative attempts to get a sail powered foiler, it would be John Baker who finally cracked the problems and though he could get enough power from the fully battened mainsail, the control wasn't good
    © Baker Water Systems
    For the second time in less than 100 years a boat called Monitor would effectively 'change the game'. In this case it would be John Baker's well thought out hydrofoil which didn't just fly, but continued to do so when turning the corners
    © Baker Water System
    Dinghies rigged at the WPNSA
    © WPNSA
    Regional Junior Championships
    © RYA
    Regional Junior Championships
    © RYA