We are the UK 29er Class Association - arguably the UK’s best youth class. The 29er is a high performance skiff - a two person, single trapeze dinghy with an asymmetric spinnaker. Fully battened sails, with a self tacking jib, supported on a composite tipped mast make the 29er dynamite downwind. Getting started in the class could not be easier as we run a comprehensive training programme including open training and squads. We believe you should be out there racing so we encourage all of our new sailors to come to our events. As a RYA recognised class, we have a well organised and competitive national circuit along with a lively international series of events for those willing to travel.
It’s pure, unadulterated, high octane sailing.
Two hundred 29er teams from around the world made the trip to Garda for the 2021 European Championships, with 21 GBR boats in the mix. Boats arrived throughout the week before for some pre-event training, causing the boat park to slowly fill up so much that it was difficult to move by the time everyone had arrived. ...read more
54 29er pairings made the trip up to Largs for the biggest event of the UK 29er calendar, the National Championships. Scotland greeted everyone with stunning, sunny weather for measurement and for the competitors' final opportunity to make sure their boats were race ready. ...read more