The British Moth Dinghy
The British Moth is an 11 foot, one design, single handed dinghy with superb light wind performance and sheer exhilaration in a blow. Quick to plane, with a fully stayed rig, scow bow and simple hard chine hull built to closely defined tolerances, the cockpit and controls can be laid out according to the individual’s preferences and the rig is fully adjustable enabling it to be powered up or de-powered to suit a variety of helm weights and sailing conditions.
The eight visitors to Stewartby Sailing Club’s annual British Moth Open were greeted by Force 4 winds gusting 6. However, Commodore Carl Pountney reassured the fleet that all would be OK. With half the fleet opting for smaller sails the fleet launched for the First Race. The Race Officer set the tone of [...]
The notice of Racing is now on the Forum for all those intending to go. Please can we have some idea how many are intending to travel for ease of catering on Saturday night.
This is fast approaching. copy of the SWSC standard SIs are available from this link. Cost of entry is £12.00. Note that first race is 11:00hrs. Can those entering please add their names to the forum to give an idea of who will be attending.