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HP30 Class 2023 Programme

by Joe Hall 1 Dec 2022 19:13 GMT
HP30 class on Cowes Week day 5 © Ingrid Abery /

The 2023 season will be the seventh season for the HP30 class and with a dozen boats entered, the racing looks set to continue to be exciting and demanding.

The season points championship comprises seven main events across the summer, including RORC Vice Admiral's Cup, the Royal Southern Summer Series, Round the Island Race and Cowes Week.

This year the HP30 National Championships will be run during Cowes Week, with a mixture of windward / leeward racing and classic round the cans competition.

The ?eet comprises a mixture of light-displacement race boats with IRC ratings between 1.050 and 1.100 including MC31's, Farr280s, FarEast28Rs and the Lutra30. Whilst there are no restrictions on the number of professionals who can compete in each team, the majority of boats are Corinthian and owner driven.

Now well established, the HP30 Class aims to deliver fast, exciting racing at reasonable cost.

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