Please select your home edition
Edition
C-Tech

Weston International 14 Open fast approaching

by International 14 GBR on 6 May 2013
. .
The Weston Open is now less than a week away - things are shaping up nicely and the forecast is looking good, sunny with 10 to 12 knots of breeze.

Entry fee for the weekend is £30 with free camping and a curry on the saturday night for £5. Racing will be 3 back to back races each day with committee boat starts run by a pro race officer.

Gates will be open from 9 o'clock saturday morning with a briefing at 11 o'clock and first start at 12 o'clock. If anyone would like to drop boats off on the friday night, then Tom is around to let people in just drop him an email on tsmile13@yahoo.com.

More info, SI's and NOR can be found here
Protector - 660 x 82Insun - AC ProgramPredictWind.com 2014

Related Articles

Laser Standard Men's World Championships – Day 6
Although there was no racing, the bonus was that celebrations could begin straight away for 27-year-old Pavlos Kontides The islands around Split were reporting various wind directions after the storm and significantly, the forecasted north westerly had not developed by the 14:00, the latest launching time to achieve a start before the final warning signal cut off. At the final start time, there was zero wind.
Posted on 19 Sep
RS Aero UK River Championships at Nottingham Sailing Club
Locals Chris Abbott and Martin Hewitt (Nottingham SC) both led races and finished strongly as did Matt Thursfield Five sailors were in the running for the series title with the top three tied on points. Also tied on points going into this final event were Julie Archer (Ullswater) and Jackie Craven (Yorkshire Dales).This is serious a business -there are Trophy’s to be won from sponsors Green Frog Genovate.
Posted on 19 Sep
Laser Standard Men's Worlds - Day 5 - Another champagne sailing day
Fears of wind coming from all directions on Day 2 of ‘Finals’ at Laser Standard Men’s World Championships were unfounded Fears of wind coming from all directions on the second day of ‘Finals’ at the Laser Standard Men’s World Championships were unfounded when a westerly breeze developed just after noon. All three fleets were sent afloat to another new course area three miles from Split harbor in front of island ?iovo. In the gold fleet, three races were completed.
Posted on 19 Sep
Volvo Noble Marine RS Vareo Nationals at Weston Sailing Club
It was so good to have Nationals back on the sea to compete in wind and tide over our favourite windward/ leeward course Despite a dreadful forecast, several first-time competitors joined the fleet and enjoyed fantastic racing. There were a whole range of wind strengths across the series and plenty of choppy waters.
Posted on 18 Sep
Helly Hanson RS200 Southern National Championships at Greystones SC
The RS200 Class has had a fantastic year, and the fleet numbers are up in almost every event. As I mentioned earlier the second day of the event had to be called off due to a very bad forecast, however the fleet competed hard for honours on Saturday and there was something of a passing of the baton from Marty O’ Leary and Rachel Williamson bowing out of the class gracefully out of the results.
Posted on 18 Sep
Helly Hanson RS400 Irish National Championships at Greystones SC
Tom Rusbridge, our race officer, who flew in from West Sussex for the event and his team provided great courses The RS400 has been a national fleet for a few years now, with strongholds in Cork, Northern Ireland, Dublin Bay and many other locations including GSC. 2017 has been a strong year and 30 of the best boats on the island descended on the town well prepared for the national championship battle.
Posted on 18 Sep
Laser Worlds - Electrical storm and light airs set scene for Day 4
The weather changed again for the first day of Final Series racing in the Laser Standard Men's World Championship The weather changed again for the first day of Final Series racing in the Laser Standard Men's World Championship in Split, Croatia. The start of racing was delayed to wait for an impressive electric storm with golf ball sized hail to pass over the city.
Posted on 18 Sep
The Star shines brightly at the end of the Bart's Bash rainbow
The fourth year of the world's largest sailing event got off to a terrific start in New Zealand at the Whangaruru SC. When asked about the age range of the sailors, their sailing ability and the types of boats that were out sailing today, Pete confirmed that, yet again, this annual sailing fest attracted sailors from across the generations competing in Oppies, Lasers, RS Fevers, Toppers, Foiling Nacra 17s, Venture Keelboats, 29ers and even a couple of Foiling Moths
Posted on 17 Sep
Laser Worlds - Big breeze and fast rides on Day 3 in Croatia
The final day of qualifiers in Split, Croatia delivered the promised 20-knot southeasterly wind, gusting up to 27 knots The final day of qualifiers in Split, Croatia delivered the promised 20-knot southeasterly wind, gusting up to 27 knots and giving great surfing conditions downwind with a tough workout upwind. If there were any doubts that Laser sailing is not athletic, they were quelled today watching the world's best battle of skill in three back-to-back races.
Posted on 17 Sep
Winning snappers officially unveil 2018 Ilovesailing Calendar
Seven of the 12 winners joined the RYA at the show to help celebrate the launch and collect their prizes. After six months of competition, 120 entries and the crowning of 12 amazing winners the ilovesailing calendar 2018 was officially unveiled at TheYachtmarket.com Southampton Boat Show and is now on sale.
Posted on 16 Sep