Windy Nationals Day 3

BRITISH MOTH NATIONALS – Day3 Staunton Harold SC The competitors were greeted with stronger winds than previous days, and after the 3 races the day before had a later start for the Amethyst Trophy. With the strong gusting winds the fleet struggled upwind to the first mark. The first to arrive was Robbie Claridge who […]

Nationals – Day2 Staunton Harold SC

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British Moth Nationals – Day2 Staunton Harold SC The first race of the day was for the Coupe De Lion Trophy. With a light SW breeze emerging in the morning the OOD set a course diagonally across the lake from the Clubhouse. With the majority of the fleet heading across the lake one or 2 […]

Nationals 2013 – Day 1

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As the competitors woke up early (at least those who arrived the day before) were greeted by sunshine and no wind. However as the day progressed the wind filled in. After the briefing 24 competitors set sail. The first race being the Practice race set the standard for the rest of the day. After some […]

Staunton Harold S.C. Open – June 9th 2012

“First outing for the “Comeback Kid” The recent Storms sweeping across Britain abated a little to allow for some exciting racing at new Moth venue Staunton Harold.  A gusty Force 4+ and excellent high speed courses with some punishing beats resulted in quite a few capsizes and the odd gear failure here and there. The […]

Frampton-on-Severn S.C. 31st March 2012

British Moths at Frampton on Severn 2012

“The Suspense Trophy” Fuel shortages did not keep 13 British Moths away from the first Open Meeting in the 2012 Somerville Traveller Series.  Visitors from Ripon, Bury St Edmunds, Tamesis, MWYC, Earlswood Lakes, Carsington and Whitefriars joined the 4 boats from Frampton. Greeted by overcast clouds and temperatures a little lower than in recent weeks […]

British Moth Open at Staines – Sep 2011

A report from Abby Freeley (BM 784): We were a select fleet of 3 on Saturday at Staines. Gary Tompkins, Abby Freeley and Dennis Miles took to the water in perfect conditions for Staines, i.e. the wind was from the South coming straight up river and with none of the over-the-trees, exploding on the water […]

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Boats and Equipment For Sale

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Prize Giving At The Nationals 2011

British Moth National Championship 2011 Prize Winners

Nationals 2011 And the winners are… From left to right: Tim Davison; Veteran, Abby Freeley: Ladies, Tony Latham; Bit in the Middle Trophy Robbie Claridge; National Champion and winner of all the other silverware Rob Wilder; Amethyst and Thompson Trophies, Tim Lupton; Junior, Toby Smith; Vintage Boat

British Moth Nationals at Northampton Sailing Club 10-13 August 2011

British Moth Nationals 2011

Strong and gusty winds greeted the 32 entries at this year’s event. The very un-like Moth conditions keeping many ashore. Practice Race winner (and new Class Chairman) Rob Wilder-881 “X-Moth” secured a 2nd place in the 1st points race – “Teddy Hicks Memorial Trophy” behind a very quick and race winner Robbie Claridge -878 “Pink […]