Posts on July 2015


GP14 Open Meeting, Leigh on Sea SC, 18 July 2015

Sponsored by Mighty Oak Brewing Co. The sun was shining at Leigh on Sea to welcome the six visitors for this round of the London & SE Travellers Series and racing for the Cockleshell Trophy….

GP14 Welsh Championship, Llandudno SC, 11/12 July 2015

The 2015 GP14 Welsh Championship was held at Llandudno, 11/12 July. No report yet (we hope one will be along soon) – but meanwhile, here are a few photos, courtesy of Llandudno Sailing Club. And…

GP14 Youth Championship, Royal Windermere YC, 4/5 July 2015

With a change from the cold wintery weather of the usual November youths, Royal Windermere Yacht Club hosted this year’s GP Youth Nationals over the weekend of the 4–5 July. With 11 entries from a…

GP14 Cruising Week 2015

Cruising weeks are open to everyone, of all abilities. From those with a need for speed … … to those who like to soak up the sun and take in the views: This year’s cruising…

Victor Trophy, Welsh Harp Sailing Club, 4 July 2015

Race Officer Frank, a former winner of the trophy, organised the event well – wind force 3 to 4 but gusty and a little directionally variable; temperature: shorts, tee-shirts and scorchio. Wind was westerly down…

A rum time on Ullswater!

Our happy band of York RI SC members were made even happier when we welcomed Andrew and Pam Davies (organisers of the GP14 World Championships in Barbados 2016), armed with Barbados rum cocktails, to our…

Flights to Barbados – latest

Latest information from Virgin Atlantic regarding travel to Barbados SEATS AVAILABLE at the group rate (which is considerably cheaper than what is shown on the Virgin Atlantic website) 24Mar to 05Apr – 62 seats 23Mar…