National Firefly Class Association
  • 2018 Nationals Report

    After six weeks of sunshine, would the just under 40 entries for the Nationals get any wind this year was the question on competitors minds when they arrived at South Caernarvonshire YC, Abersoch, the North Wales rivieria at the end of July. Well after a weekend of abandoned racing due to 60 mph winds the […]

  • Guy Davison and Sally Wakefield 2018 National Champions!!

    Guy Davison and Sally Wakefield sailing 3318 Lynestra have won the 2018 National Championsip at Abersoch! At the end of a wet and windy week of fantasic sailing Guy and Sally came out on top. For Guy it was his first win after 46 years of trying! Full report to follow shortly. Series Place Sail […]

  • July Vines Events

    Unfortunately Budworth have had to cancel their open on July 14th. HOWEVER… there is still top Firefly racing to be had that weekend with the Smugglers Trophy at Royal Harwich YC. 2 days of racing, camping available onsite and a big Saturday party! Ideal practice for Abersoch. Sunday’s results will count towards the Vines Series. […]

  • Fantastic Firefly Elizabeth Cup 22nd April 2018

    Fantastic Firefly Elizabeth Cup 22nd April 2018 24 April 2018 by Matthew Dalton Following the success (despite the lack of consistent breeze) of the Junior Cup on Saturday the Sunday of the Elizabeth Cup dawned with a promising forecast but an absence of wind first thing. After an anxious few hours peering at various wind apps on […]

  • Firefly Junior Cup 2018 – Race Report

    Saturday dawned – a fabulous day, simply perfect for the Firefly Junior Cup at Tamesis Club on the Thames. After several weeks of inclement weather, lacklustre winds and a raging stream on the Thames it looked set for a wonderful afternoon’s sailing. Unfortunately a large mass of grey cloud hovered menacingly over the Thames for […]

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Upcoming Events

  1. Chipstead Open Meeting September 23

    The briefing  is planned for 10.30 and we are aiming to run four races with, probably, three to count. Chipstead lake is a great place to race small dinghies, the sailing area (about 65 acres) being large enough to stretch the minds and skills of the regular racer, but at the same time, small and […]

  2. Inland Championships October 20 - October 21

    Hosted by West Oxfordshire SC. Home to one of the largest Firefly fleets in the country, this promises to be a great event. Racing for one of the legendary silver firefly trophies. The notice of race is published below. Lunch will be available on Saturday after race 1 (scheduled warning signal 11.25am) and tea and […]

  3. Papercourt Open Meeting October 28

    Last event of the 2018 M25 Series.

  4. Twisted Tube November 10

    Random Pairs team racing event

  5. Spinnaker Open November 11

    Final event of the 2018 Vines Series. More Details to follow

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  • F2519 Paladin
    Fairey Marine Firefly Dinghy converted to Mk. III Layout Built March 1960 Hull number - 2518 Not the prettiest Firefly…[Read more]

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