70 different boats took part in this years Vines series. Best five results counted from 8 events. Vines won this year by Stuart Hudson crewed by Robbie and Jane Hudson counting 1,1,2,3,4 Top 15 in series attached. Prize Giving at Inland Champs next weekend vines-2016-top-15-final
M25 Trophy won by Alex and Thomas Davey – Top 10 results below m25-top-10
Papercourt Sailing Club held its inaugural Firefly Open meeting on Sunday 9th October. The lake was mirror like on arrival but by the time the free bacon rolls had been handed out and competitors been allocated their ‘Platinum Pam’ Firefly raffle tickets a perfect 2-3 was blowing down the lake accompanied by glorious autumnal sunshine. With fleets of boats from Surrey University and Royal Grammar School Guildford being sailed regularly at Papercourt their combination with the usual open meeting travellers swelled the fleet to a fantastic 24 boats for the start.
Saturday 1st October saw the Bough Beech Firefly open take place at Bough Beech Reservoir, with four races run back to back in the afternoon to fit in with school timetables! The afternoon scheduling turned out to be a bit of a blessing as drizzle and becalmed waters gave way to sunshine and a lovely […]
The annual Firefly open at Chipstead Sailing club was a cracking affair this year. Overnight rain cleared to give blue skies and a lovely force 2-3 with a few stronger gusts blowing straight down the lake for a day that was to be shared with the Enterprise open. Seven visitors joined the five Chipstead boats […]
2 days of racing at this classic Firefly venue. With over 30 Firelies at the club this should be a brilliant event. The 70th Anniversary Dinner will be taking place on the Saturday night at the Royal Southern, details here: https://fireflyclass.co.uk/firefly-70th-anniversary-dinner/ Briefing at 1030 First race at 11 on Saturday 29th It will be 4 […]
2 boat random pairs team racing.
Team Racing Pairs Event Contact Steve Hayward 07734 571361 or Wendy Martin 07715 480148
The 2017 71st Firefly National Championships will be hosted by Felixstowe Ferry SC in August 2017. More Details to Follow.