Poole Week – 20/21st Aug

Moth open as part of Poole Week at Parkstone YC. Sailors are able to stay on for the whole week. See http://www.parkstoneyachtclub.com for more information or contact Rod Harris

Zhik National Championships – Stokes Bay 7-10th July

“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 ..

Queen Mary – Grand Prix Series – 26/27th March

Whether you are a seasoned Moth sailor or if this will be your first event, it would be great to see you. You will find the Notice of Race for the event at http://www.queenmary.org.uk/Data/Sites/1/26032011intmothnor.pdf The essential info to know is that first start on Saturday is at 12pm and on Sunday at 11am. The fee will be a ..

Bloody Mary – 8th January 2011

Report by Cookie… 11 Mothies braved the most reasonable forecast anyone has seen at QM for a long time. We arrived to find it blowing dogs off chains but due to the forecast drop after lunch and non freezing temperatures no-one was too phased. With the first boats going off at midday and the Moths ..

Which Pheonix will rise from the Ashes?

With just one day left before the start of the 2011 International Moth World Championships at Belmont, Australia, being held over the 8-14th January, the preparations are revving up for the 8 sailors out there representing GBR. Current World, European and Nationals title holder Simon Payne, Mike Lennon, Pete Barton, Ben Paton, Jason Russell, James ..

Hayling Island Training Camp Nov 2010 Report

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, ..

Tiger Trophy 5-6th February 2011

Grand Prix Winter Series event at Rutland SC More details and entry details on: http://rutlandsc.co.uk/cms/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=180&Itemid=99

2011 International Moth Nationals announced

2011 Moth UK National Championships The UK Moth Class Association is pleased to announce that the 2011 Moth UK National Championships will be hosted by Stokes Bay Sailing Club. The 2011 Championships will be raced from the 7th – 10th of July in The Solent off Stokes Bay, which already has an established and growing Moth ..

End of Season Training – 20/21st Nov

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 ..

UK Circuit 2010/2011 dates

The UK Committee have been hard at work preparing an exciting season of racing for next year. Based on the success of the Queen mary training session earlier this year, the UK are leading the way by introducing more official training sessions to get boats and sailors up to speed. The season is broken up ..

Interview with Triple World Champion Simon Payne

Interview with Triple World Champion Simon Payne

Simon Payne is a well known figure to many as a highly competitive racer in both two-man and singlehanded high performance dinghies. He demonstrated that again most recently by securing that sought after triple-crown of championship wins, which many a dedicated racer seeks, by taking the 2010 World, European and National championship titles. Phillippe Oligario, ..

Lennon Rides to Victory – Hayling Tide Ride Report

Lennon Rides to Victory 19 foiling Moths descended upon Hayling Island for the 10th year of the Tide Ride, and following a misty start, the sun shone through gracing the fleet with a mild 10-15 knot easterly and classic Hayling conditions. With the fleet sailing a windward-leeward course on the Pilsey bank side of the ..

2010 / 2011 International Moth UK Winter Championship

The UK International Moth Class Association is very pleased to announce the formation of a new winter sailing championship. The aim of the winter championship is to allow the Moth fleet to continue competitive fleet racing at venues which showcase the class in areas of the country that don’t often see these highly manoeuvrable, exciting ..