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Northern Bell – race report for Royal Windermere YC

Northern bell GP14 Open Meeting at Royal Windermere Yacht Club on 16th June  With a good forecast 9 boats competed over three races in the south lake. The first race which was sponsored by Goacher Sails…

Find a crew or helm

If you would like to enter one of our national or regional racing events but are short of a partner for the boat, we are pleased to provide this new “Find Boat/Crew” service. Simply click…

Trimpley Open race report

Quirky winds, fluky shifts, the occasional gust and then becalmed – typical Trimpley GP14 Open weather. But that is what you get on a small reservoir nestled in the Severn Valley near Kidderminster in the…

Southern Travellers – Tollesbury S.C race report and results

TSC’s 2019 GP Open excellent fleet of 17 boats was met with a challenging Force 5-6. With the wind SSW-SW and Tollesbury Fleet running largely east-west there was little chance for much in the way…

2019 GP14 Ulster Championship, Lough Foyle Yacht Club

Lough Foyle Yacht Club, located on the banks of the River Foyle at Culmore Point, hosted the 2019 Ulster Championships attracting 27 competitors from not only all over Ireland but as far from Poole in…

GP14 Cruising and Boat Handling Weekend

The International GP14 Class Association and Bassenthwaite Sailing Club cordially invite GP14 sailors to  a GP14 Cruising and Boat Handling Weekend – Thursday 22 August – Monday 26 August. This  will run along with other bank…

Budworth S.C. Open Report

A great turnout of 22 GP14’s competed in the Budworth Open event in a tricky and patchy southerly breeze crossing the mere through trees in gusts and patches. There were place changes galore throughout the…

Inland Championship Results, Report and pictures

Harken GP14 Inland Championship 18/19 May Words by Michelle Evans, pictures by Richard Craig from sailpics.co.uk – view all pictures here.  2019 Harken Inland Championship- Results Wind wise it seems to have been feast or…

GP14 NORTHERN AREA CHAMPIONSHIPS

GP14 NORTHERN AREA CHAMPIONSHIPS: SATURDAY 11TH & SUNDAY 12TH MAY The fine setting in the Pennines of Hollingworth Lake SC leaves it sometimes poised between the different weather patterns of east and west. So it…

Help with your GP14?

Help with your GP14?

Would you like some advice and help? We are looking to provide training for sailors who are either very new to the class, or those who are only just ready to try racing and tuning…

Training Report – Introduction to Travelling at Trimpley Sailing Club

Trimpley Sailing Club is keen to encourage more of its members to join the Midland Bell open series.  We currently have only two regular GP14 travellers and invited Chris and Gill Beddow to provide potential…

Training Report – Race Training at Papercourt Sailing Club

On Saturday 16th March, despite a rather foreboding weather forecast putting off quite a number of participants, 10 hardy and keen sailors turned up to dark skies and 30 knots at Papercourt for a southern…

Ian & Gemma Dobson win the Venetian

2019 Southern Venetian Race Report

Gp 14 Southern Travellers, Venetian Trophy    6th April 2019 The top end of a gentle breeze from the North East so some consistent if not too strenuous exercise for the 3 visitors and 21 local…

Chase Midland Bell Open Report

The competition at the Chase SC always attracts a strong entry with this year the same as 20 boats ignored the rubbish mid-week forecast to turn up for the second round of the GP14 Midland…

Entry for our Championship Events

Enter now for our Midlands, Inlands and Welsh Championship events!  For on-line entry visit our Shop. The Midlands Championship is coming up real soon on 13th/14th April (entry closes on 10th April) so enter soon…

See us at the Dinghy Show!

All the arrangements are in place and a keen team is lined up to welcome you onto what we hope will be one of our best ever stands. We have a double-size stand, so come…

LlandudnoSC

GP14 Welsh Championship – enter now!

Clear your diary and book your entry for the 2019 GP14 Welsh Championship at Llandudno on 26/27 April. For on-line entry and full details go to the GP14 Shop!  We also have a Sea Training…

Race Training with Ian Dobson

Race Training Event with coach Ian Dobson!

We are delighted that our next race training event is on March 16th which is a fantastic opportunity to learn from the best! So get down Papercourt SC near Woking, Surrey and learn from coach Ian…

Youth Training Week

2019 Craftinsure and E Howard-Davies Youth Training Week

The Association is extremely pleased to invite applications for our 2019 Craftinsure and E Howard-Davies Youth Training Week being held at  Plas Menai, Caernarfon, Gwynedd from Sunday 28 July to Friday 2 August 2018. Not…

DUFFIN MARINE – New email address: [email protected]

Duffin Marine has a new email address: Email: [email protected]