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K1

K1

This unique mini yacht has a lifting keel with bulb weighing 60kg yet its all-up weight is little more than a conventional single-handed dinghy.

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Show news Phantoms, K1s and Streakers at Oulton Broad
Visitors from as far afield as Kent, Essex and Rutland
Posted on 16 Jun
K1s at Broxbourne
Final event of the 2017 Travellers' Series
Posted on 31 Oct 2017
K1 National Championships
Low water levels but racing was still good
Posted on 15 Sep 2017
K1s at Rutland
Starting with steak on Friday
Posted on 12 Jun 2017
K1 Long Distance Race at Windermere
From Fell Foot park around Rampholme Island and back
Posted on 2 Jun 2017
K1 Travellers at Teign Corinthian
A tricky day in South Devon
Posted on 4 Apr 2017
K1s at Broxbourne
Enthusiastic group despite very little wind
Posted on 10 Nov 2016
K1s on the Teign Estuary
Windy event sailed from Coombe Cellars
Posted on 4 Nov 2016
K1 Sea Nationals at Lymington
Spectacular sailing on the Solent
Posted on 28 Sep 2016
A good season so far
At Lyme Regis Sailing Club
Posted on 27 Sep 2016
K1 Inlands at Bala
A lively south westerly on a wet weekend
Posted on 22 Jul 2016
Building boats, club sailing & boat ownership
We interview Paul Young of Rondar Boats
Posted on 22 Jun 2016
K1s at South Windermere
Finally a forecast that could be believed
Posted on 19 May 2016
K1s at Carsington
Blue sky and sunshine in the lower Derbyshire dales
Posted on 18 Apr 2016
K1 Open and Exmoor Beastie at Wimbleball
Good race conditions despite the cold
Posted on 23 Mar 2016
K1 National Championships at Cardiff Bay
Matt French mastered the conditions best of all
Posted on 23 Oct 2015
Gul Falmouth Dinghy Week day 2
There are some advantages to floating
Posted on 19 Aug 2015
K1s at Papercourt
Gybing sailors were very grateful for the keel underneath them
Posted on 24 Oct 2014
K1 Inland Championships Part 2
Fleet return to Carsington to finish the event
Posted on 15 Oct 2014
K1 Nationals at Shoreham
A fleet of 25 boats return to the sea
Posted on 2 Oct 2014
Inaugural K1 and Solo Open at Teign Corinthian
Fleets of 14 boats for each class
Posted on 15 Jul 2014
K1 Inland Championships Part 1
Wind fails at Carsington after one race
Posted on 26 Jun 2014
K1s at Datchet Water
Idyllic sailing after torrential rain
Posted on 14 Jun 2014
K1 Midland Championship at Blithfield
Fifteen helms race in strong winds
Posted on 14 Apr 2014
K1 Nationals at Torbay
Spectacular sailing conditions
Posted on 7 Oct 2013
K1s at Carsington
Eight helms for the one-day open
Posted on 3 Sep 2013
K1 Northerns at South Windermere
More interest was created in the class
Posted on 24 Jul 2013
K1 Inlands at Oxford
A high wind event
Posted on 25 Jun 2013
K1 Long Distance Race
Tewkesbury to Severn SC and back
Posted on 3 Jun 2013
K1 Midland Area Trophy
Thirteen helms from 11 sailing clubs compete
Posted on 24 Apr 2013
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Duncan Madin, K1 winner in the Oulton Broad Phantom, K1 and Streaker open
© Karen Langston
K1s during the Oulton Broad Phantom, K1 and Streaker open
© Karen Langston
Royal Harwich Open Spring Series 2018
© Hazel Mayhew
Andrew Snell finishes as runner-up in the GJW Direct SailJuice Winter Series 2017/18
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Andrew Snell
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Andrew Snell during the GJW Direct Sailjuice Winter Series Oxford Blue
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Andrew Snell during the GJW Direct SailJuice Winter Series
© Tim Olin / www.olinphoto.co.uk
Broxbourne K1 Open
© BSC
Broxbourne K1 Open
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Broxbourne K1 Open
© BSC
Broxbourne K1 Open
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Prize-winners at the K1 National Championships at Datchet
© K1 Class
Jeff Vander Borght wins the K1 National Championships at Datchet
© K1 Class
Duncan Madin's K1, winner of all 3 Fast Handicap series at Oulton Week 2017
© Trish Barnes
K1 long distance race on Windermere
© SWSC
K1 Travellers Open at Teign Corinthian prize giving
© Garnett Showell
Mike Commander leads with Dartmoor in the background during the K1 Travellers Open at Teign Corinthian
© Garnett Showell
K1 Travellers Open at Teign Corinthian prize giving
© Garnett Showell
Mike Commander receiving the winner's tankard from Peter Kerslake after the K1 Travellers Open at Teign Corinthian
© Garnett Showell
Jeff Vander Borght (right) and Mike Commander approaching the leeward mark
© Garnett Showell
Toby Sherwin (K1 98), Eddie Holden (K1 57) and Ray Potter (K1 85) rounding the leeward mark
© Heather Davies
Simon Heusen during the K1 Sea National at Lymington
© Liam Willis / LW Media
Downwind during the K1 Sea National at Lymington
© Liam Willis / LW Media
Keith Willis during the K1 Sea National at Lymington
© Liam Willis / LW Media
The fleet starts during the K1 Sea National at Lymington
© Liam Willis / LW Media
Fast reaching during the K1 Sea National at Lymington
© Liam Willis / LW Media
Duncan Madin in his K1 at Oulton Week
© Karen Langston
Witclif during the K1 Inland Championships 2016 at Bala
© John Hunter
K1 Inland Championships 2016 at Bala
© John Hunter
K1 Inland Championships 2016 at Bala
© John Hunter