2018 Events Recap

2018 Events Recap

Our Traveller Series continues to grow with events better attended than ever. We look to provide interesting venues and different sailing conditions, ranging from river sailing on the Thames to our sea championships.

We continue with our Nationals at the excellent Northampton SC on Pitsford Reservoir, providing some superb sailing water for this two day event.

Notice of Racing (NORs) and Sailing Instructions (SIs) are posted on the NOR’s and SI’s page about two weeks prior to the events.

Click HERE for 2018 series results

Click HERE Individual Race Reports and Results.

Click HERE for the Class Travellers’ Series Sailing Instructions.

Calendar – 2019 Series:

Date Event
Up River YC
2 Day Event Trg Day & Open: Club Post Code – SS5 6PA Up River YC
 28 April Class Training Day:
 29 April Open Event:  NOR 2018
Denholme SC and Ulley SC – Northerns
Two individual open meetings at the two clubs, with combined results giving the Northern Champion
One Day Event Post Code – BD13 4LN Denholme SC
19 May Open Event – Northerns: NOR -DSC 2018
One Day Event Post Code – S26 3XL Ulley SC
20 May Open Event – Northerns: NOR Ulley SC 2018
Cookham Reach SC
16 June Open Event: Club Post Code – SL6 9SD Cookham Reach SC
Notice of Racing: NOR lightning open CRSC 2018
Royal Lymington YC – Southerns
Two Day Event Southern Champs – Post Code – SO41 3SE Lymington YC
7 July Open Event: Online Entry
8 July Open Event NOR
Broxbourne SC
11 August Open Event: Club Post Code – EN9 2PB Broxbourne SC
Notice of Racing: NOR
Langstone Race Weekend – Sea Champs
2 Day Event Open Event: Club Post Code – PO3 5LY Langstone Harbour Race Weekend
25 August Open Event – Sea Champs: NOR
26 August Open Event – Sea Champs:  LHRW2018 Poster with link
27 August Last Day of Regatta (Class invited to sail)
Northampton SC – 40th Anniversary National Championships
2 Day Event Northampton SC, Post Code: NN6 9DG Northampton SC
22 Sept National Champs
23 Sept National Champs NOR
Chase SC – Inland Champs
 7 Oct Open Event – Club Post Code – WS7 3QY Chase SC
Notice of Race: NOR Chase SC 2018
Sailing Instructions: Sailing Instructions Chase SC 2018
 Hunts SC
20 Oct Open Event: Club Post Code – PE27 4YA Hunts SC
Notice of Racing:  NOR
West Oxford SC
10 Nov Rum & Mince Pies Meeting – OX29 5AG West Oxfordshire SC
Notice of Racing NOR R&MP 2018

We’re off to Essex for the kick-off to the Season….

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We’re off to Essex for the kick-off to the Season….

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We’re off to Essex for the kick-off to the Season….

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We’re off to Essex for the kick-off to the Season….

We now look forward with great anticipation to the start of the racing season, and the annual trip down to the River Crouch at Up River YC in Essex…. We now look forward with great anticipation to the start of the racing season, and the annual trip down to the River Crouch at Up River YC in Essex…. We start with the Up-River YC Training Day on Saturday 6th April and the 1st Lightning 368 Open Meeting on the Sunday 7th April with 3+races to count for the 2019 Noble Marine Travellers Trophy series. Up River Yacht Club is situated on the River Crouch in Essex. It can be found in the village of Hullbridge just next to the Anchor Public House. Up River Yacht Club Pooles Lane Hullbridge Essex SS5 6PA Postcode for your SatNav is SS5 6PA The Notice of Race can be found HERE Let Simon Hopkins or Penny Yarwood know (via the Lightning 368 Facebook Group or by Facebook Messenger) if you plan to attend. There are only limited sleeping places nearby with the locals, but there is plenty of space for hardy campers and wimpy campervanners and motorhomers from Friday afternoon at the club as long as you notify Simon or...

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Noble Marine Travellers Trophy Series 2019

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Noble Marine Travellers Trophy Series 2019

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it’s renewal time again…

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it’s renewal time again…

You can renew your Lightning 368 membership for 2019 by 3 methods… cheque in the post, bank transfer, or setting up a direct debit… Download the Renewal Form HERE

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a clean Mk3 deck layout…

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a clean Mk3 deck layout…

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competitive older boats…

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competitive older boats…

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all ages…..

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all ages…..

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suitable for all skill levels..

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suitable for all skill levels..

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close racing…

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close racing…

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join us on the Lightning 368 stand..

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join us on the Lightning 368 stand..

With just a few months to go to the RYA National Dinghy Show at Alexandra Palace, it’s time to get your ticket and come and see the latest Mark 3 Lightning 368 from John Claridge’s workshop. Which boat will it be? Find us in the West Hall on Stand F26 Get your tickets HERE

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