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Singlehanded hiking dinghy that became a one-design class but was originally a type of International Moth. Used for women in the Olympic Games for a time.

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Show news Youth and Women's fleet support
For the 2024 Europe Nationals
Posted on 21 May
Europe class UK Nationals runners and riders
Who might be on top of the podium at Hayling Island?
Posted on 15 May
Europes at Grafham
Local knowledge paid off
Posted on 13 May
Rock Lark, Phantom, Europe and Tasar Open Preview
Combined open meeting taking place over the early May Bank Holiday weekend
Posted on 18 Apr
Europes at Chichester
16 boats dropped to 10 after the home-made cakes lured some ashore
Posted on 26 Mar
Stokes Bay Women's Europe Day preview
New coaching/technical/social event coming up in April
Posted on 16 Mar
British Sailors at Europe Spanish Cup & Europeans
The Europe class in the UK is in fine health
Posted on 6 Mar
The slightly unusual at the RYA Dinghy Show 2024
Y&Y's roving photographer enjoys a chuckle
Posted on 1 Mar
Purple patch at the RYA Dinghy & Watersports Show
Clear the 'in' colour for sailors in 2024
Posted on 26 Feb
Europe class set for RYA Dinghy & Watersports Show
Launching their action-packed 2024 racing calendar
Posted on 22 Feb
Biotechnology boosts high-performance sailing
UK-based Sustainable Sailing has been building 75% biobased composite rudders and stocks
Posted on 11 Jan
Europe, Finn & OK Open at Hayling Island Preview
Celebrating the unstayed single handers at the end of the season
Posted on 22 Sep 2023
Something so right
Dougal Henshall looks at what makes for a good championships attendance
Posted on 13 Sep 2023
Europes at Stokes Bay
Sharing with OK and RS300 classes
Posted on 23 Aug 2023
Allen Europe class UK Nationals overall
That was proper sailing! When it's like that, the results aren't important!
Posted on 8 Jun 2023
Allen Europe class Nationals at Plymouth day 3
Racing in a lovely breeze and much smaller swell outside the breakwater
Posted on 4 Jun 2023
Allen Europe class Nationals at Plymouth day 2
Rankings close after a day with more wind
Posted on 2 Jun 2023
Allen Europe class Nationals at Plymouth day 1
A relaxed 1pm start on the first day
Posted on 1 Jun 2023
Europe class Allen Nationals preview
Nearly 40 sailors booked for Plymouth event, and still time to enter!
Posted on 31 May 2023
Europe class Inlands at Grafham
One of the joys of Europe racing is how close it all is
Posted on 17 May 2023
Hayling Island Europe Open
Steve Cockerill manages to hold back the consistent Jason Belben
Posted on 4 Apr 2023
Chichester Europe Open
Lots of thrills and spills
Posted on 28 Mar 2023
Battle of the Hikers preview
No trapeze? Get to Rutland this May!
Posted on 18 Mar 2023
Interview with Europe sailor Hannah Carruthers
At the RYA Dinghy & Watersports Show 2023
Posted on 26 Feb 2023
Europe class European Championship overall
Ascensión Roca takes the Women's title on her home waters
Posted on 21 Feb 2023
Europe class European Championship day 2
Jonathan Llado and Daniel Cabré play for the title
Posted on 18 Feb 2023
Europe class European Championship day 1
Torrevieja, Spain, hosts 38 boats with good winds
Posted on 17 Feb 2023
D.O.A becomes L.A.D.
Jason Belben's recent find, restoration and rediscovery of sailing a Europe
Posted on 6 Feb 2023
Stokes Bay RS300, Europe and OK Open
To the nearest baguette, how long is an aircraft carrier?
Posted on 6 Sep 2022
Stokes Bay RS300, Europe and OK Open preview
Final call for entries!
Posted on 30 Aug 2022
Links
Europe UK Nationals Attendance
see the full nationals attendance table here

Photos

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Europe class National Ranking event at Grafham
© Paul Sanwell / OPP
Europe class National Ranking event at Grafham
© Paul Sanwell / OPP
Overy Staithe Sailing Club Goakes Trophy Races
© Jennie Clark
Junior Of The Year Delyth Hopkins
© Dave Watkins
16 Europe sailors meet at Chichester for the first open meeting of the season
© Karen Cheesman
Europe Spanish Cup and European Championship 2024
© DLS'Images
Europe Spanish Cup and European Championship 2024
© Joacquin Carrion
Europe Spanish Cup and European Championship 2024
© DLS'Images
Europe Spanish Cup and European Championship 2024
© DLS'Images
Europe Spanish Cup and European Championship 2024
© DLS'Images
New paint job from Synergy Marine - at the RYA Dinghy & Watersports Show 2024
© Magnus Smith
New paint job from Synergy Marine - at the RYA Dinghy & Watersports Show 2024
© Magnus Smith
Purple patch at the RYA Dinghy & Watersports Show 2024 - a (mostly) pink Europe dinghy
© Magnus Smith
GJW Direct 48th Bloody Mary
© Tim Olin / www.olinphoto.co.uk
Europe open meeting at Stokes Bay
© Carl Downing
Europe open meeting at Stokes Bay
© Carl Downing
Europe open meeting at Stokes Bay
© Carl Downing
Allen UK Europe Nationals in Plymouth
© Ben Harris
Mandy Horton - Allen UK Europe Nationals in Plymouth
© Paul Gibbins Photography
Pater Bell - Allen UK Europe Nationals in Plymouth
© Paul Gibbins Photography
George Cormack - Allen UK Europe Nationals in Plymouth
© Paul Gibbins Photography
Allen UK Europe Nationals in Plymouth
© Wendy Peploe
Allen UK Europe Nationals in Plymouth
© Wendy Peploe
Allen UK Europe Nationals in Plymouth Day 1
© Ben Harris
Allen UK Europe Nationals in Plymouth Day 1
© Ben Harris
Allen UK Europe Nationals in Plymouth Day 1
© Ben Harris
Gill Europe class Inland Championships at Grafham Water
© Paul Sanwell / OPP
Gill Europe class Inland Championships at Grafham Water
© Paul Sanwell / OPP
Steve Cockerill wins the Gill Europe class Inland Championships at Grafham Water
© Paul Sanwell / OPP
Gill Europe class Inland Championships at Grafham Water
© Paul Sanwell / OPP