Nationals 2018 at Chelmarsh SC

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    Day 1, Nationals, and the first sail at Chelmarsh saw gusty and variable winds. Over thirty boats – nearly a record for the class – took to the water. The usual suspects relished the conditions, while some of our newer competitors found them interesting. As per SOP, the lead boats in the practice […]

Maidenhead SC Open 21st July

Just a quick reminder that on the 21st July is the Maidenhead SC open meeting. This is the last one before the Nationals. Racing starts at 3:00pm and goes on to the early evening. We will have the water to ourselves during racing. Gates open at 10:00 am and you are welcome to use the […]

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 […]

Medley Moth Bowl Sat 9 June Oxford

A high over the UK caused a north easterly off Port Meadow – perfect conditions for the Medley Moth Bowl . As a result 12 British Moths enjoyed super racing.   The main feature of the event was the heavily angled startline: competitors had to choose between starting well back but to weather, or ahead […]

Cam SC Open. A quiet day on the river

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Cam Sailing Club British Moth Open for The Cam Coffee Pot Five boats from five different clubs competed in the Cam Sailing Club’s British Moth Open on Saturday 5th May. Light variable winds prevailed during the day, but the sun shone, the temperature was hot, and a good day on the water was had by […]

FoSSC Nor for 20th May 2018

Frampton on Severn SC – Notice of Race British Moth Open Meeting Sunday 20th May 2018 Entry fee: £10.00 All enquiries to: Name Tony Latham Tel: 01453 544294 E-mail: lattony@googlemail.com 1. Rules 1.1. The event will be held under the burgee of Frampton-on-Severn Sailing Club (FoSSC) and governed by the rules as defined in the […]

Cam Coffee Pot – Nor 5th May 2018

   CAM SAILING CLUB  CB25 9HZ   www.camsailingclub.org.uk   BRITISH MOTH OPEN                                        FOR   THE CAM COFFEE POT   Saturday 5th MAY 2018   Entry fee £5   Briefing at 11.00 am First Race at 11.30 am Two further races to follow in the afternoon   Hot & cold drinks, lunch & light […]

Leamington Spa SC hosts 2018 season opener

Leamington Spa Sailing Cub (formerly known as Mid Warwickshire Yacht Club) welcomed 6 visitors and fielded 4 home boats for the British Moth Class season opener on Saturday 7 April 2018. The weather was overcast and the wind was predominantly light and shifty which proved challenging and frustrating in equal measures for both competitors and […]

British Moths turn turtle Nationals 2017

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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 […]