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British Moths turn turtle Nationals 2017

Staunton Harold Sailing Club provided a grab bag of testing conditions at the British Nationals. There were high winds and exhilarating planing. There were proper Moth conditions – little wind and lots of time to take in the sights. There was more swimming than sailing. There was a nice warm bar with comfy sofas for […]

Nationals Day 1

Racing started at 1.00pm with only 8 boats on the water. Many Moths felt that their boats were too valuable to be exposed to such wind speeds! Of the 8 boats, 3 retired (1 as they didn’t want to win because winning the practice race is bad luck). The remaining 5 boats battled it out […]

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An Evening at Maidenhead

With the Nationals due in early August, the Maidenhead Open was the last chance for the Moth sailors to size up the opposition. For the first time, the MSC Open was held in the late afternoon, with three races to be held back-to-back. Despite the later start, many of the fleet arrived early to make […]

Nationals NoR

  Nationals 2017 Date – 2nd – 5th August Venue – Staunton Harold Sailing Club   Racing Wednesday 2nd 12.15 pm Briefing 1.00 pm Practice Race 3.00 pm Race 1 (Teddy Hicks)   Thursday 3rd 10.00 am Race 2 (Coup de Leon) 12.00 pm Race 3 (Marlow Ropes) 2.30 pm Race 4 (Obelisk)   Friday 4th […]

85 Years Young

Calling all Moth Sailors, This year our Nationals are being held at Staunton Harold SC near Derby, from Wednesday 2nd August to Saturday 5th August inclusive. This event is open to all British Moths irrespective of age or helm’s experience, the only condition being that the helm must be a paid-up member of the BMBA. […]

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