Nobody claims that sailing a Moth is easy, you have to swim just in order to launch one, but since they sprouted wings and learnt to fly the class has grown steadily. In recent years, the fleet has attracted sailors young, old and in between, some with thoughts of championship glory and others just ..
Another beginner to intermediate training weekend will be held at Queen Mary Sailing Club over the 8th and 9th March. Training will start with a briefing both days at 10am sharp and include on the water sessions, boat set up assistance, class room briefings and video reviews. The training will focus both on beginners leaning ..
A beginner to intermediate training weekend will be held at Hayling Island Sailing Club inside the harbour on top of the tide over the weekend 19th & 20th October. Training will start at 11am both days and include on the water sessions, boat set up assistance, class room briefings and video reviews. The training will ..
The first International Moth Class Association training session of the year happened this weekend – the first in a series of events, some formal some informal which have been put together to help new and intermediate moth sailors to de-mystify their flying machines and be comfortable in a racing situation. Sailors ranged from the their ..
with Jason Belben – Fri Mar 8th at 7pm Continuing Stokes Bay Sailing Club’s Friday evening talk ‘n’ social events, Jason Belben will be hosting The Ups and Downs of Moth Sailing on March 8th at 7pm. If you’ve ever wondered if flying a Moth is for you, or are just interested in how foiling ..
Immediately prior to the Hayling Moth Open Simon Payne kindly set up a days Moth coaching. Whilst open to all Mothies, the focus was on the Mach 2 moth which is Simon’s specialist subject. Simon had detailed notes on set up and use provided by Mach 2 designer Andrew ‘AMac’ McDougall which he worked through ..
Castle Cove sailing club was the excellent venue for the last official moth training bootcamp of 2012. What a great location, with residues of the Olympic atmosphere still ringing in the air. 14 boats and their pilots arrived on the saturday coming from as far afield as York and Ullswater in the lake district. Of ..
When: 15th- 16th September 2012 Where: Castle Cove Sailing Club, Weymouth Start Time: 10:30am – Saturday Training Cost: £40 In just over a week’s time the Moth Class will be hosting a training weekend for all levels of moth sailor. Whether you have just joined the class and want to learn the basics or want ..
There is now online entry for the end of season event at Hayling Island which is available here: http://www.hisc.co.uk/entry_moth/entry_list_moth2011.asp We will have 3 coaches on the water per day and training spots are limited to 20 boats. Please also note late entry after 28th October will cost an additional £5. There will be additional informal ..
The US Moth fleet have invited all Moth sailors to their winter clinics in Miami FLA. For more information see the poster attached
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 ..
The forecast for the weekend of the 20th/ 21st of November was perfect with winds between 10 – 18 knots for both days so it was with great anticipation that I attended my first Moth Training Camp. With the promise of Mike Lennon, Ricky Tagg and Mike Cooke being on hand to coach us all, ..
The training weekend at HISC is now fully booked. If anyone else would like to come down for the weekend and just go sailing and be involved in the shore side please do come down. There are a number of people from HISC and Weymouth planning to be there to just go sailing. The day ..
Ben Paton (pictured on the left) is organising an informal training weekend at Lymington Yacht club this coming weekend. Any one interested should contact Ben to give him an idea of numbers. More details to follow
16 Foiling Moths descended onto Queen Mary SC for an impromptu weekend of coaching and practice in anticipation of the coming season. Saturday saw seasoned veteran Mothies Alex Adams, Doug Pybus and Mike Cooke on hand to help out newcomers and regular Mothies alike on all points of their sailing whether it be just foiling ..
For all those not able to get out to the Worlds in Dubai, and just wanting to spend some time on the water, remembering how to sail/crash, with a few top mothies on hand to help here is your chance: Due to the UK season not starting up until April we are planning an informal ..
The Venue: Warm, Flat water, great sea breezes in the afternoon and awesome onshore facilities. Plentiful flights from all over Europe, accommodation types to suit all pockets and all within easy reach of Northern Europe! The Theory: A week of Moth sailing where the focus is on having fun and learning loads! Coaching and technique ..