Redesmere's sailing season is about to begin with the first club racing of the season starting on the 16th of March. Please note that the number of races run on Sunday has been reduced from 4 to 3 and this affects the start times as follows:
Race 1: 11:00
Race 2: 12:30
Race 3: 14:15
From 25 January to 1 February 2014 the ISAF Sailing World Cup took place in Miami bringing together the world's top Olympic and Paralympic class competitors. The regatta is a mainstay on the winter circuit for sailors who are campaigning for the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Sailing Competitions. In 2014, the ISAF Sailing World Cup Miami is the third of five regattas included in the 2013-2014 ISAF Sailing World Cup, the sixth edition of the annual series for Olympic sailing. Congratulations to Elliott Hanson who came 4th in his first medal race at the ISAF World Cup Miami. Finishing 8th overall in the mens Laser fleet, 2nd British sailor, Nick Thompson finished 3rd overall, 1st British sailor. An excellent achievement!
Taking place at the magnificent Alexandra Palace in London over the weekend of 1-2 March 2014 the RYA Suzuki Dinghy Show, in association with Yachts and Yachting, is at the heart of British dinghy sailing with something for everyone; young or old, novice or pro, cruiser or racer.
You can find out more on the RYA website: http://www.rya.org.uk/programmes/dinghyshow/Pages/RYADinghyShow.aspx