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.
The class intends to run two training squads through the winter of 2020 / 2021 along with open training. Please read on to understand the differences between each squad, which to apply for and considerations that the current pandemic requires of us. ...read more
The 2020/21 GP Notice of Series and Major Events Sailing Instructions have now been published on OurClub Admin and the class website. We have confirmation from WPNSA that, subject to any changes in the COVID situation we will be able to go ahead with GP1, GP2 and the Ovington Championships. Events after that are still subject to confirmation with the host clubs. ...read more