Parkstone YC GP 23/24 April

Parkstone YC GP 23/24 April

The prestigious Parkstone Open takes place this weekend (23/24th). For those new to the class, this is the perfect playground for moths with flat, sheltered waters. Assuming the winds are not too strong, it’s a really good testing ground topped off with a chance to meet possibly THE most amiable character in the history of ..

Weybiza 2015 GP Finale Oct 3/4

Weybiza 2015 GP Finale Oct 3/4

The Moth GP on 3rd/4th October, hosted by Weymouth and Portland National Sailing Academy, will be the finale for the GP series for the calendar year and marks the halfway point in the GP series for 2015/16. Portland Harbour is the “spiritual home” of the Moths with many innovations trialled there and is a favourite ..

How to prepare for the UK National Championships

How to prepare for the UK National Championships

Having talked a bit about how not to prepare for a big event last year, I thought we could try and correct that for this years Nationals. Personally, I’ve taken a very different approach for the current season. Instead of sailing as much as I possibly can to try and keep up with the jobless ..

Parkstone YC GP 6/7 June

Parkstone YC GP 6/7 June

The long wait is nearly over, the 2015 Parkstone YC GP is very nearly upon us. With only three weeks to go to the Nationals at Stokes Bay, this is your last open in which to hone your skills for the National Championship. Registration will start at 0900, the race briefing will at 11:30 in ..

2015 Europeans Entries Now Open

2015 Europeans Entries Now Open

Entry to the 2015 International Moth European Championships to be held at Bataviahaven Lelystad in the Netherlands between August 22nd to 30th is now open. Full details at: 2015 Moth Europeans Registration is here: 2015 Europeans Registration Note: the early bird discount ends on 30th April!

2015 UK Events Calendar

2015 UK Events Calendar

International Moth Class – 2015 UK Events Calendar It seems like only a short time ago that the fleet was basking in sunny weather and enjoying a competitive and hard fought World Championships in the UK. A few of us were sitting in the bar drinking hop based recovery drinks…and Rashley was sat at home ..

Draycote Water Open 2014

Draycote Water Open 2014

Draycote Water Open Meeting and Coaching is on October 11th and 12th. Located centrally in the West Midlands close to the M40 / M1 / M6 there are few Moth sailors more than two hours travel away. We have two days of racing with three races per day. In addition Ben Paton is in the ..

Grafham Water Inland Championships 2014

Grafham Water Inland Championships 2014

The Inland Championships are on 27/28 September. 1st Race is at 13:00 with a briefing at high noon and 4 races per day. The entry fee is £35 and INCLUDES evening meal. We plan to award the series trophies in the evening (Winter Champs, GP Series and Speed Trophy) and there are loads of great ..

2015 Worlds Entries Now Open

2015 Worlds Entries Now Open

Entry to the 2015 McDougall+McConaghy International Moth Australian & World Title Championships to be held at Sorrento Sailing Couta Boat Club, Victoria, Australia between January 6th to 16th are now open. Full details at: 2015 Moth Worlds

Torbay Week 2014

Torbay Week 2014

Entry is £65 for 3 days racing with 3 races per day which is great value. Torbay Week will be hosted by Babbacombe Corinthian Sailing Club. It should be a cracking event so break the habit and get your sh*t together – enter and pay NOW! Details on how to enter are here: Torbay Week ..

Noble Marine Stone GP June 21/22 2014

Noble Marine Stone GP June 21/22 2014

The Stone GP is on the weekend of the 21st 22nd June, the Notice of Race can be found here: Stone SC 2014 NOR This is your last chance to get some practice in a full GP before the Nationals/Worlds at Hayling Island. Let’s hope there’s a bit more wind than the last two GPs… ..

Stokes Bay Ronstan Open May 31/June 1

Stokes Bay Ronstan Open May 31/June 1

There are many reasons for Moth sailors to come fly at the Ronstan Stokes Bay Moth Open on the weekend of 31st May and 1st June. Not only is it Chris Rashley’s favourite foiling location and not only will Jason Belben of Sailtek/Ronstan be sponsoring the event, but this year Pete Barton will also be providing Moth coaching! The entry ..

Weymouth GP May17/18 WPNSA 2014

Weymouth GP May17/18 WPNSA 2014

The Weymouth GP to be held at the Weymouth and Portland National Sailing Academy is this weekend!! The NoR is here: WPNSA – NOR Grand Prix Open Meeting 2014 Arrival The club will be open from 08:00. When you arrive, you may access the dinghy park through Gate 4 (please see attached plan) with the code (available ..

The Why Jewellers / Quay West Chandlers Parkstone GP 5/6th April

The Why Jewellers / Quay West Chandlers Parkstone GP 5/6th April

  The eagerly awaited Parkstone YC GP is nearly upon us. Registration will start at 0900, the race briefing will at 11:30 in the clubhouse and the first warning signal will be at 1255 on both days. Full details can be found at: Parkstone YC Moth Open With prizes on offer from Why Jewellers, Quay West ..

Hayling Island Noble Marine Moth Open 2013

Hayling Island Noble Marine Moth Open 2013

  It only seems like yesterday when the moth fleet descended on to Weymouth for the 2013 Nationals held in Portland Harbour which saw nearly 70 competitors take part. However, as every sailor knows time and tide wait for no one so the moth fleet moves a bit eastward along the south coast for the ..

2013 UK Nationals Sponsored by Rolly’s Brownies

  The 2013 Rolly’s Brownies International Moth UK & Open Nationals will take place at Castle Cove Sailing Club between the 27th and 30th June 2013 with sailing taking place in Portland Harbour and Weymouth Bay providing a great mix of conditions to challenge the competitors. Members of the class association should have received an ..

Stokes Bay Ronstan/Noble Marine Moth Open 2013

Stokes Bay Ronstan/Noble Marine Moth Open 2013

  There are many reasons for Moth sailors to come fly with us at the Ronstan/ Noble Marine Stokes Bay Moth Open on the weekend of 15th and 16th June. We have – an awesome location – cracking sailing waters – a first-rate race team (again featuring Mike Rayden and his trusty team) – fabulous Open ..

QuayWest Chandlers/Noble Marine Parkstone Moth Open Coming Up

QuayWest Chandlers/Noble Marine Parkstone Moth Open Coming Up

It only seems like yesterday that the first of this year’s round of the Noble Marine UK Grand Prix took place at Queen Mary sailing club in zero degree temperatures, but now that the Moth fleet has defrosted itself it’s time to head to the south coast for the second open of the season to ..