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Show news 8 Bells: Bob Fisher - Mr America's Cup
The larger-than-life yachtsman, journalist and author passes away at 85
Posted on 26 Jan
Bob Fisher - The second Wise and Witty Man
A key influencer in the world of sailing
Posted on 14 Jan
Hornet Nationals at Stone
A strong wind event on the River Blackwater
Posted on 7 Sep 2019
Hornet Nationals Runners & Riders
Racing starts on the River Blackwater tomorrow
Posted on 16 Aug 2019
Hornets at Port Dinorwic
The third of three consecutive weekends racing in North Wales for the fleet
Posted on 10 May 2019
Bala Easter Regatta and Hornet Welsh Open preview
Enjoy some beautiful views of Llyn Tegid!
Posted on 4 Apr 2019
Hornet Final Fling at Rutland
Competitors from Scotland, Wales and England
Posted on 30 Oct 2018
Hornet Europeans at Thorpe Bay
Fleet greeted with hailstones from hell
Posted on 29 Aug 2018
Hornets at Stone
You don't need a weather man to know which way the sea-breeze blows
Posted on 19 Jul 2018
Early entry deadline approaches
For the Hornet Europeans at Thorpe Bay
Posted on 24 May 2018
Hornets at Maylandsea Bay
An early start after a Friday night curry
Posted on 6 Sep 2017
Hornet Nationals at Colwyn Bay
Prophetic labelling on the racing marks
Posted on 18 Aug 2017
Learning & Skills Solutions Pyefleet Week overall
Concludes in style with sunset prize giving
Posted on 13 Aug 2017
Learning & Skills Solutions Pyefleet Week day 6
Champagne sailing at last
Posted on 12 Aug 2017
Learning & Skills Solutions Pyefleet Week day 5
Great inclusive racing in the Parent and Child Class
Posted on 11 Aug 2017
Learning & Skills Solutions Pyefleet Week day 4
Big Wednesday hits the spot despite torrential rain
Posted on 10 Aug 2017
Learning & Skills Solutions Pyefleet Week day 3
Snakes and ladders, rain, thunder and lightning
Posted on 9 Aug 2017
Learning & Skills Solutions Pyefleet Week day 2
Mixed conditions in Brightlingsea Harbour
Posted on 8 Aug 2017
Learning & Skills Solutions Pyefleet Week day 1
Spectacular start in classic sea breeze conditions
Posted on 7 Aug 2017
Hornets at Port Dinorwic
Alongside the Miracles and the club's Vaynol Cup
Posted on 15 May 2017
Chris Hogan sadly passes away
After a two-year battle with cancer
Posted on 30 Sep 2016
Hornets at Maylandsea Bay
First open since the European Championships
Posted on 7 Sep 2016
Hornet Europeans at Herne Bay
McNamara & Riley win fantastic event
Posted on 25 Aug 2016
Hornets at Port Dinorwic
A warm welcome from the host club
Posted on 24 May 2016
Hornets set for Herne Bay
For 2016 Europeans & Nationals
Posted on 6 Mar 2016
What's in store from the Hornet class
At the RYA Suzuki Dinghy Show
Posted on 28 Feb 2016
New moulds and deck layout
An exciting year ahead for the Hornet class
Posted on 31 Jan 2016
Hornets at Thorpe Bay
Weekend delivers a bit of everything
Posted on 28 Sep 2015
Hornet Nationals at Brixham days 2 & 3
Light winds test race committee and sailors
Posted on 20 Aug 2015
Hornet Nationals at Brixham day 1
Sunny but utterly windless at the moment
Posted on 16 Aug 2015
Links
Hornet UK Nationals Attendance
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Back in 1967, the Burnham Icicle was very much the premier winter event, with a win giving a real boost to the profile of both the helm ( and crew) and the boat
© Yeldham / Hornet Class / Y&Y
The first of the new, post-war genre of ‘performance dinghies', the Hornet then, as now, is all about having fun, both afloat and ashore
© Dougal Henshall
If there is any talk today of the rights of the ‘Crews Union' then it will be light-hearted banter, but back in the 1960s those in the front of the boat could often get a pretty raw deal, not to mention being totally overlooked in the results
© Hornet Class
Hornet Nationals at Stone
© Nick Champion / www.championmarinephotography.co.uk
Hornet Nationals at Stone
© Nick Champion / www.championmarinephotography.co.uk
Hornet Nationals at Stone
© Nick Champion / www.championmarinephotography.co.uk
Hornet Nationals at Stone
© Nick Champion / www.championmarinephotography.co.uk
Hornet Nationals at Stone
© Nick Champion / www.championmarinephotography.co.uk
Hornet Nationals at Stone
© Nick Champion / www.championmarinephotography.co.uk
Hornet Nationals at Stone
© Nick Champion / www.championmarinephotography.co.uk
Hornet Nationals at Stone
© Nick Champion / www.championmarinephotography.co.uk
Hornet Nationals at Stone
© Nick Champion / www.championmarinephotography.co.uk
Hornet Nationals at Stone
© Nick Champion / www.championmarinephotography.co.uk
Hornet Nationals at Stone
© Nick Champion / www.championmarinephotography.co.uk
Hornet Nationals at Stone
© Nick Champion / www.championmarinephotography.co.uk
Hornet Nationals at Stone
© Nick Champion / www.championmarinephotography.co.uk
Hornet Nationals at Stone
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Hornet Nationals at Stone
© Nick Champion / www.championmarinephotography.co.uk
Hornet Nationals at Stone
© Nick Champion / www.championmarinephotography.co.uk
Hornet Nationals at Stone
© Nick Champion / www.championmarinephotography.co.uk
Hornet Nationals at Stone
© Nick Champion / www.championmarinephotography.co.uk
Hornet Nationals at Stone
© Nick Champion / www.championmarinephotography.co.uk
Hornet Nationals at Stone
© Nick Champion / www.championmarinephotography.co.uk
Hornet Nationals at Stone
© Nick Champion / www.championmarinephotography.co.uk
Hornet Nationals at Stone
© Nick Champion / www.championmarinephotography.co.uk
Hornet Nationals at Stone
© Nick Champion / www.championmarinephotography.co.uk
Hornet Nationals at Stone
© Nick Champion / www.championmarinephotography.co.uk
Hornet Nationals at Stone
© Nick Champion / www.championmarinephotography.co.uk
Hornet Nationals at Stone
© Nick Champion / www.championmarinephotography.co.uk
Hornet Nationals at Stone
© Nick Champion / www.championmarinephotography.co.uk