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Cyclops Marine 2023 November - LEADERBOARD
Lightning 368

Lightning 368

The Lightning 368 is a strict one-design single handed dinghy designed by Mark Giles. Around 340 boats have been built.

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Show news Lightning 368 Rum & Mince Pie Open
Season ends with Travellers Trophy awarded
Posted on 13 Nov 2023
Bartley Lightning 368 Open
Penultimate event of Noble Marine Insurance Travellers Trophy Series
Posted on 30 Oct 2023
Noble Marine Lightning 368 Nationals at Chase
The highest number of sailors competing since 1999
Posted on 26 Sep 2023
Lightning 368 Inland Championship at Oxford
It looked a bit intimidating before launching, but most found it was great
Posted on 21 Aug 2023
Noble Marine Lightning 368 Sea Championship
Strong winds at the Lymington Dinghy Regatta
Posted on 14 Aug 2023
Noble Marine Lightning 368 Northerns at West Kirby
The largest turnout at an open in many a year
Posted on 26 Jul 2023
Lightning 368 Southern Championship at Up River
Penny Yarwood on coaching duties and then takes the trophy next day
Posted on 23 May 2023
Lightning 368s at Shotwick Lake
15 boats venture marginally across the border into Wales
Posted on 15 May 2023
Noble Marine 2022 Lightning 368 Travellers Series
49 qualifying races at 14 locations, with the 12 best results to count
Posted on 16 Dec 2022
Lightning 368 Rum & Mince Pie Open
Finale of the Noble Marine Travellers Trophy at West Oxfordshire SC
Posted on 16 Nov 2022
Lightning 368s at Haversham
Penultimate 2022 Noble Marine Travelllers Trophy Series event
Posted on 19 Oct 2022
Lightning 368s at Bartley
2022 Noble Marine Travelllers Trophy Series event
Posted on 12 Oct 2022
Lightning 368 National Championship
Robbie Claridge cannot be stopped by mere hip surgery
Posted on 5 Oct 2022
Moble Marine Lightning 368s at Hunts
Caroline Hollier's two bullets secure her victory
Posted on 22 Sep 2022
Lightning 368 Inland Championship at Oxford
With a wind of 15-20 knots, gusting 25, only 11 boats ventured out
Posted on 22 Aug 2022
Lightning 368s at Cookham Reach
2022 Noble Marine Travelllers Trophy Series event
Posted on 26 Jul 2022
Entry opens for the 2022 Lightning 368 Nationals
Taking place at Chasewater on the 24th & 25th September
Posted on 14 Jul 2022
Noble Marine Lightning 368 Sea Championship
Sunblock and water bottles were an absolute requirement
Posted on 13 Jul 2022
Noble Marine Lightning 368 Northern Championship
A bright, sunny but windy for the fleet at Shotwick Lake
Posted on 15 Jun 2022
Sutton-in-Ashfield Lightning 368 Open
2022 Noble Marine Travelllers Trophy Series event
Posted on 8 Jun 2022
Lightning 368s at Up River
Southern Championship and Noble Marine Travellers Trophy Series event
Posted on 17 May 2022
Lightning 368s at the Bala Easter Regatta
Noble Marine Travellers Trophy Series event
Posted on 21 Apr 2022
Lightning 368s at Aldridge
Round 1 of the Noble Marine 2022 Travellers Trophy Series
Posted on 5 Apr 2022
Chase Sailing Club 2022 Season Preview
Back up to speed with a bumper year ahead
Posted on 14 Feb 2022
Noble Marine 2021 Lightning 368 Travellers Series
42 qualifying races at twelve locations
Posted on 23 Nov 2021
Noble Marine Lightning 368 Rum & Mince Pie Open
A record season's turnout of 21 boats at West Oxfordshire Sailing Club
Posted on 15 Nov 2021
Noble Marine Lightning 368 Open at Hunts
A gusty and shifty event for the fleet
Posted on 3 Nov 2021
Noble Marine Lightning 368 Inlands at Chase
Some dramatic reversals of fortune across the whole day
Posted on 20 Oct 2021
Noble Marine Lightning 368 Open at Haversham
Ten boats arrive despite the fuel hysteria
Posted on 28 Sep 2021
Lightning 368s at Sutton-in-Ashfield
Eight helms for Noble Marine Travellers event
Posted on 13 Sep 2021
Links
Lightning 368 UK Nationals Attendance
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Start of race 1 - Lightning 368 Rum & Mince Pie open meeting at West Oxfordshire
© Stewart Eaton
Robbie Claridge, first place - Lightning 368 Rum & Mince Pie open meeting at West Oxfordshire
© John Butler
Caroline Hollier, third - Lightning 368 Rum & Mince Pie open meeting at West Oxfordshire
© John Butler
All competitiors - Lightning 368 Rum & Mince Pie open meeting at West Oxfordshire
© Deborah Parker
A close call as Simon Hopkins crosses Penny Yarwood - Lightning 368 Rum & Mince Pie open meeting at West Oxfordshire
© Stewart Eaton
Robbie Claridge roll tacks in the final drifting race - Lightning 368 Rum & Mince Pie open meeting at West Oxfordshire
© John Butler
Silver fleet travellers trophy winner, Duncan Cheshire
© John Butler
Paul Beven keeps a close eye on Marion Turberfield and Ben Twist - Lightning 368 Rum & Mince Pie open meeting at West Oxfordshire
© Stewart Eaton
Simon Hopkins retains the travellers trophy for 2023
© John Butler
Penny Yarwood, second - Lightning 368 Rum & Mince Pie open meeting at West Oxfordshire
© John Butler
Bartley Lightning 368 Open third race start with Caroline Hollier in prime position
© Mark Reddington
Competitors in the Bartley Lightning 368 Open
© John Butler
Jason Gallagher finishes 3rd in the Bartley Lightning 368 Open
© John Butler
Tony Jacks finishes 2nd in the Bartley Lightning 368 Open
© John Butler
Caroline Hollier wns the Bartley Lightning 368 Open
© John Butler
Graham Lazell fights a dunking during the Noble Marine Lightning 368 2023 Nationals at Chase SC
© Charles Minton
Champion Simon Hopkins in total control during the Noble Marine Lightning 368 2023 Nationals at Chase SC
© Adrian Hollier
Tony Jacks during the Noble Marine Lightning 368 2023 Nationals at Chase SC
© Charles Minton
John Claridge during the Noble Marine Lightning 368 2023 Nationals at Chase SC
© Charles Minton
Jeremy Cooper during the Noble Marine Lightning 368 2023 Nationals at Chase SC
© Charles Minton
Competitors during the Noble Marine Lightning 368 2023 Nationals at Chase SC
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Champion Simon Hopkins receives his trophies from Commodore Dave Watkins during the Noble Marine Lightning 368 2023 Nationals at Chase SC
© Alison Hopkins
Silver fleet winner Ben Twist during the Noble Marine Lightning 368 2023 Nationals at Chase SC
© Charles Minton
Giles trophy winner Huw Hopkins during the Noble Marine Lightning 368 2023 Nationals at Chase SC
© Charles Minton
Junior champion Clayton Parker during the Noble Marine Lightning 368 2023 Nationals at Chase SC
© Charles Minton
Caroline Hollier survives a windy gybe during the Noble Marine Lightning 368 2023 Nationals at Chase SC
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Delyth Hopkins concentrating hard during the Noble Marine Lightning 368 2023 Nationals at Chase SC
© Adrian Hollier
Elanwy Hopkins under control during the Noble Marine Lightning 368 2023 Nationals at Chase SC
© Charles Minton
3rd overall John Claridge in the Noble Marine Lightning 368 2023 Nationals at Chase SC
© Alison Hopkins
2nd overall Jeremy Cooper in the Noble Marine Lightning 368 2023 Nationals at Chase SC
© Alison Hopkins