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For Sale – Boats and Spares:

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Date Photos Description Price Contact
Present New Boats (Ready to Sail) £5,450 John Claridge
New boats are available from John Claridge Composites. A number of options are available with new boats, therefore please consult John’s pricelist here. Lightning Price List
Tel: 01590 674821
25 Feb For Sale LN407 £4,400 Wayne
LN407 is in as new condition. Built by John Claridge in 2010, she has only sailed on the open circuit. Kept at home, under cover in a garage, she has never been sailed as a club boat and always trailed with both top and bottom covers.

She is well equipped, with an almost new Dacron Radial cut sail to the latest design, Carbon tiller extension, continuous loop spliced control lines, Harken main block, Dyneema cascade kicker, etc etc.

LN407 comes with stainless steel trolley and combi trailer, purchased from John, with the boat in 2010. Full top and bottom covers and a mast cover.

It is the full works, if John did it, then it is on this boat.

The current list price for a new boat, trolley and trailer with this set-up is over £6,500.




Currently lying Andover Hampshire

Tel:07585 970802
28 March For Sale LN267 Offers Ryan
LN267 comes with purpose built launching trolley with cradle that was moulded from the hull itself. Two sails, one newer full size sail bought by the previous owner and one smaller professionally cut down sail.

Boat comes with boom down water tight cover and one piece mast.

Dinghy is race rigged which enables smoother sailing and ease of use when on the water. Easy to set up, launch and sail by one person. Rudder and centre board are both in very good condition.

Dinghy is in good condition with only the usual wear and tear on the under side and slight crazing of the gel coat at the back of the hull.

If you have any questions please don’t hesitate to contact me.





Sensible offers only

Collection only


7 April For Sale LN335 £600 Roy
LN335, a Mark Giles: good condition, minor scuff marks, original sail.

Two piece mast, alloy lower, carbon fibre top.
Rudder & tiller made by IYE.

Original galvanised launching trolley with Mark Giles cradle.

Original mast-up cover, in need of minor repair.
Boat little used.

Lying Camberley, Surrey

Tel:07968 731577
21 April For Sale LN166 £650 ono Roger
LN166, Professionally fitted front and rear hatch covers. Dyneema control lines and halyard.

Mainsail in good condition plus spare battens, with Ronstan centre-main jammer.

LN166 is fitted with Righting lines., Banks cover in good condition.

Combo trailer/trolley with spare road wheel.

Lying near Barmouth, Gwynedd, North Wales.