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BoltonSC Northern Bell 26th Sept. Cancelled

Bolton  S.C. Northern Bell – 26th September 2021 Update 14th September: Unfortunately this event clashes with the “Iron Man” event which will result in several road closures etc. So regrettably Bolton SC have decised to…

An Opportunity to Help Us!

We have a vacancy for someone to look after our website. This could be YOU!!  If you have a p.c. or laptop, that’s all you need – full training will be given and we also…

Day 2 at the Masters Championship

International GP14 Masters Championship 2021 Sponsored by Robline UK and Craftinsure Hosted by Nantwich and Border County Sailing Club DAY 2 Race 4 A dryer day and more wind from the west.   The 11 o’clock…

Day 1 at the Masters Championship

International GP14 Masters Championship 2021 Sponsored by Robline UK and Craftinsure And hosted by Nantwich and Border County Sailing Club   A small number of boats arrived at Nantwich to find wet weather and not…

GP14 Youth Championships at Budworth Sailing Club

New trophy for Youth Helm sailing with an Adult Crew was created at the GP14 Youth Championships at Budworth © Ed Washington With the changes by World Sailing to enable multi-championships together on the same…

Dylan Fletcher & Stuart Bithell win Olympic Gold

Massive congrats to Dylan Fletcher & Stuart Bithell winning Gold at the Tokyo Olympics. Stuart hails from the Northwest and started sailing as a youth at Hollingworth in the Northwest of England. He has been…

Largs Festival Regatta -Scottish Champs

The Scottish Championship at the Large Festival Regatta WILL be going ahead, and looks like a great weekend 🙂 Entry is directly with the club website, details are now on our Event page Entry is…

Notice of 2021 Annual General Meeting

Notice of 2021 Annual General Meeting

Did you miss this?

Women in GP14 sailing 2021 Three great zoom webinar chats from top female sailors, available to watch in our Video Gallery! Check it out here

Women’s Sailing Festival

Women’s Sailing Festival – Three Zoom Seminars by women sailors 24,25,27 May – Join Us!

World Sailing News Q1 2021

Dinghy Show 2021

RYA dinghy show 2021 Dinghy Show Talks We hosted a great series of talks using “Zoom” and these are now available on our YouTube channel. To watch any talk just click the title or picture!  Youth champion…

GP14 No 57

Opportunity not to be missed

Jack Austin’s boat, number 57 (Puck), is looking for a new home. Jack Austin, who designed the GP14, built the boat himself in 1952.
It has real provenance and must be worth saving.

See details in our…

Paul Rowan, Sad News

Curly Morris, GP14 Assocation President says “It was with sadness that I learned of Paul Rowan’s death on Saturday 23rd January. I have known Paul since I started to learn to sail in 1957 in…

E-Sailing Winter Championship

We are pleased to announce this E-Sailing series of TWELVE races, taking place over 3 dates (3rd,10th & 17th Feb.) with FOUR races on each date.

NOTE: Only ONE entry is required for the series – Sail…

GP 796 “Ventura” soon to be back afloat

This is a fascinating article by Betty Armstrong on the history and restoration of GP 796 “Ventura”, originally owned by Ernie Mawhinney. Betty Armstrong is Afloat and Yachting Life‘s Northern Ireland Correspondent and would have sailed against…

GP14 SUPER AWARDS 2020

Steve Cooper Sailing Captain at Welsh Harp Sailing Club has forged a clear and considered path to get us back racing during this strange year, ably supported by all the committee.     Richard Street…

Discovered – 1985 World Champs Video

Just discovered and added to our Gallery/Video page! Video of  the 1985 World championships at Mumbles – lots of wind, 196 boats in the gate start – it’s sure to be fun 🙂 and see…

Report from Frensham Pond Open – Oct 2020

We are pleased to say that Frensham Pond were able to hold their GP14 Open event on 11th October 2020 – read the report below Frensham Pond SC GP14 Open 2020