Please select your home edition
Edition
upffront 2018 Millionaires Tape 728x90

Book now for National 12 coaching at Twickenham Yacht Club

by Tom Hill 27 Jul 2019 13:23 BST 4 August 2019

Twickenham YC are hosting a National 12 coaching event on Sunday 4th August. The session will start at 11:00am and run through to 4:30pm with a mix of on-the-water and land-based activities.

Graham Camm will be running the coaching session which will be suitable for improvers and club racers. With Twickenham being on the Thames it is a great venue to work on your river skills such as short-tacking.

The club is located at Riverside, Twickenham, Middlesex, TW1 3DL.

Visit www.twickenhamyc.co.uk for more information.

Please let Tom Hill know if you are going to come along -

Related Articles

National 12 Mid-Winter Championships at Harwich
New '4-Plank' Dead Cat Bounce design launched After constantly reviewing the forecast for Sunday in the week running up to the Mid-Winters, the Royal Harwich Yacht Club and the N12 Class decided to adjust the programme for the weekend, bringing the sailing forward by 24 hours. Posted on 9 Feb
National 12 Mid-Winter event brought forwards
Now racing this Saturday instead of Sunday due to storms Given the wild forecast for this Sunday 9th Feb the National 12 MidWinters at Royal Harwich have been brought forwards to Saturday 8th Feb instead, with rugby on in the clubhouse in the afternoon before the dinner at 1900/1930. Posted on 7 Feb
National 12s gearing up for the RYA Dinghy Show
Can you help by manning the stand? The National 12 class are gearing up for the RYA Dinghy Show on 29 Feb-1 March and need your help. Posted on 28 Jan
Hamble River racer Patrick Pym passes away
National 12 champion and GBR Olympic team sailor Patrick Pym: 6th September 1936 - 4th December 2019 Posted on 19 Jan
What is coming in 2020 for the National 12s?
Interesting development, exhilarating sailing and extremely close racing The National 12 class was founded in 1936 as a development dinghy class. 84 years later and the National 12s are getting ready for another action packed season of interesting development, exhilarating sailing and extremely close racing. Posted on 9 Jan
Michael Goffe - Farewell to a thinking sailor
One of the great post-war generation of sailing giants If the only metric to be applied when considering who would be on a list of our 'great' sailors was the number of major championships wins, then it is unlikely that the name of Michael Goffe, who died in the days after Christmas, would be highlighted. Posted on 4 Jan
Winging it - Sailing with a winged rudder
Learning what works in other classes Winged rudders have been mainstream in the National 12 class since around 2010. They provide a number of benefits including allowing the 12 to carry more crew weight as they provide transom lift, and increasing straight line speed in certain conditions. Posted on 15 Nov 2019
Tips for sailing with a young crew
What is different when racing with kids between the age of 6 and 12 Here are some top tips on sailing with young people. The guide covers boat set up, jobs for the crew, sailing techniques, kit and incentives. It is written from the experience of several people who have sailed with kids between the age of 6 and 12. Posted on 25 Oct 2019
National 12s at Yeadon
A full range of designs take part The National 12 Open Meeting on 6th October at Yeadon Sailing Club began with a changeable and blustery weather forecast, the blue sky quickly being eaten up by a blanket of white fluff. Posted on 14 Oct 2019
One Design or Two?
David Henshall looks at control (and abuse) of hull shapes over the years Science fiction and the Terminator movies introduced us to the notion of shape shifting, but in the real life of the sailing dinghy world, how IS a shape defined? Posted on 9 Oct 2019