Nationals 2018

With the Nationals looming upon us the Notice of Race and Entry Form are available on the website by clicking on link above “Nationals 2018” Chelmarsh SC is anew venue to us for the Nationals and there are a number of Moths now at the club. Please check your measurement certificates are up to date […]

Honk Kong Launch for BM895

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  British Moth 895 ‘Rivulet II’ can now be seen tearing along in the South Hong Kong harbour.  This latest Claridge built boat is based at Aberdeen Boat Club and is challenging the lasers on the water.  

Season Finale – Hunts 1st and 2nd October

The season Finale is nearly here.  Hunts SC host the last double header of the 2016 season. The Somerville Trophy and Vintage Trophy are up for presentation after the racing on the Sunday. There are already rumours that there are boats coming from as far a field as Maidenhead, Frampton and Mid Warwickshire   Notice […]

Desborough Open meeting 10th Sept

The final River open is on Sept 10th at Desborough SC, Ferry Lane, Shepperton.  the Notice of Race can be accessed via the Calendar 2016 page.  

A Nationals of wind and water

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The forecasts had been read. The tradition was quoted by those with experience of these things: ‘Strong, strong, light’. All the twenty-four Moth sailors standing by Pitsford Reservoir, Northampton, knew the score: if you play the game of Moth Nationals, you sail, or you retire. And it might be a little breezy. Never mind the […]

A day at the Maidenhead races

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  Two weeks out from the Moth Nationals, and it was a depleted traveller fleet that was greeted by sun, warm temperatures and a mirror-like Summerleaze Lake for Maidenhead Sailing Club’s Moth Open. For Race Officer Brian Jones, the conditions presented a challenge, as he searched the lake for sufficient wind to set a course. By […]

Weekend at Broxbourne

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The British Moth Traveller series continued apace with a two-day Open at Broxbourne Sailing Club. After the interesting conditions at Medley, the ten sailors who competed were eager for some open water and decent winds. They were not disappointed. After a leisurely start for some (for others, there was tent erection, and for one, a […]

Moth Clothing 2016

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Maidenhead sailors have all recently been sporting hoodies and polo-shirts with the Moth logo. Goyals of in Maidenhead who will customise any items of their stock with the Moth logo, boat numbers, boat names etc. (but not your club logo, unless you are prepared to pay for it).  The benefit of this is that you […]

Fast and furious 5 – Medley drift

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  The Moth Bowl is one of the oldest events in the Moth calendar. This year’s was held in light and tricky conditions, ensuring a worthy winner. Race officer Iain Tullis set an angled line to spread out the fleet of eighteen boats. In Race 1 Toby Cooper started at the pin end and led […]

Fowey goes Moth – FOVIEY 2016

      Recovered from last year’s nightmare of men in skirts, sixteen gallant Moth sailors and assorted family members braved long weekend traffic, school buses, miles of A30 roadworks, and, in one case, extreme boredom, making the (mostly) arduous journey to Fowey for the FOVIEY Sea Championship 2016. Once there, boats were rapidly rigged […]

FoVIey 2016

The Mini races, Sea Championships and Brown Willy Series are now Completed and THe Results can be viewed here