Zhik Moth Nationals Day 3 – Who ordered that much breeze?

Way back on Thursday, word in the boat park was that Saturday would be a peachy Mothing day with a nice force 4 in the bay. Pah! So much for 3 day weather forecasts. Today dawned a little breezier than forecast and then it built a bit. The sun was out though, so that was ..

Zhik Moth Nationals Day 2 – And the day was spent….

…boat faffing, drinking coffee, having the AGM. Yes broken boats have been re-stuck, ripped sails have been sewn, bent bits have been straightened, yesterday’s heros have been celebrated and bruised egos have been massaged but no Moths have been afloat today. With a steady 25-35 knots hammering straight on shore, PRO Mike Rayden expertly called it ..

Weymouth Regatta 2/3 July 2011

This isn’t an official event on the calender but might be a good chance to get in some sneaky practice ahead of the Nationals the following weekend – racing will be out in the bay some a good chance to practice out in the waves. You do have to enter online but you don’t have ..

Mid Season Update from the President

I thought it was about time to catch up and write a quick mid season state of the Nation address… The season has started well with turn outs up on last year for the first 3 Grand Prix series events – to view the series please go to the UK website and click on the ..

SLAM Grand Prix Hayling Island

31 Moth sailors arrived at Hayling for the SLAM Grand Prix series event over the weekend of 4-5th June. Being the home of numerous top Moth sailors, the event was set to be a high octane show down, and with only a month to go before the National Championships sailors were starting to home in ..

SLAM Hayling Island SC Moth Grand Prix Series – 4/5th June

This weekend is the SLAM Grand Prix Series Open Meeting at Hayling Island The weather is going to be completely scorchio with F4 winds according to the forecast and Hayling is the place to be when the sun is out. For those who have never been, we launch off the sheltered sandy beach at the ..

Zhik 2011 International Moth UK Nationals

“IMCA UK is proud to publish the Notice of Race for the Zhik 2011 International Moth UK Nationals to be hosted by Stokes Bay Sailing Club. If you are a current paid up member of the Association, you should have received an email with a link to enter on-line. If you did not please use ..

Why Jewellers Parkstone Grand Prix Event – 7/8th May

The Grand Prix Series event at Parkstone YC is nearly upon us…. All the documents you need are below, in brief: First Race on Sat: 1200hrs Briefing: 1000hrs Advice on where to stay speak to Rod. If you’d like to go out for the dinner sat night – book your place with Rod! See you ..

Moth Training 16-17th April 2011 – Castle Cove Sailing Club

Moth Training 16-17th April 2011 – Castle Cove Sailing Club

The training weekend in Weymouth at Castle Cove Sailing Club is now fully booked! More details will be sent out soon to those confirmed on the list below. Ben Paton Phil Oligario Olivier Vidal Richard Westbury Chris Rashley Matt Ponsford Cameron Stewart Adam Kitchen Simon Hindley Duncan Barr Katherine Knight Neil Baker Jonathon Peats Sam ..

Marlow Moth Grand Prix and Inland Championships

The first Moth Grand Prix of the season kicked off at Queen Mary reservoir over the 26th & 27th March, with 20 Moths arriving to see a flat calm lake. However, smiles were put soon put back on the faces of those who rigged after a slight delay in proceedings, to what was developing into ..

Marlow Moth Grand Prix events and Inland Championship

After the incredible highlight of the Moth Worlds in Australia in January, UK Moth Class racing commences with the first of the seasons Grand Prix events at Queen Mary SC over 26-27 March, where the event doubles up as the Inland Championships. Following the increased popularity of the Class in 2010, the rising number of ..

Dinghy Show 2011

Another Dinghy show is over and I would like to thank all those involved for their help. Graham Simmonds did much of the leg work pulling things together as well as collecting Ricky Tagg’s new Mach2 and delivering it to the show – taking it away again and manning the stand all weekend. Also a ..

Letter from the President – 2011

Dear GBR Moth  sailors, First of all a belated Happy New Year. We are about to Kick off the 2011 season in the UK with the Dinghy show at Alexandra Palace, details are currently being finalised regarding the boats on display. We are linking our stand into Alan Hillman’s talks on foiling fundamentals on the ..

Thorpe Bay – 18/19th June 2011

Grand Prix Series event For more informaion about Thorpe Bay check out there website. Point of Contact at Thorpe Bay is: Simon Boygle

2010-11 Winter Series Final Results

The final weekend of the Moth class winter series has come and gone leaving Mike Cooke as the UK winter Champion. The first running of this event for the class had some strong turnouts when the weather was good. A total of 25 entries over the series bodes well for the up and coming summer ..