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Congratulations to everyone who took part in the RYA Youth Nationals last week, very trying and challenging conditions, especially the first three days where patience, risk assessment and very gentle boat handling were key in very light and shifty airs.

Overall winners were Dan Venables and Patrick Keech who sailed superbly across the whole week

The Class Rules have been changed to maintain the current practices of having Class Insignia on only one side of the sail, and of not displaying national letters and numbers on spinnakers.

Results from Harken GP2 at Rutland SC are now online here: 

http://race-face.info/wp-content/29er/harken_2015_shortseries_gp_2_rsc.htm

RYA Press Release

2 March 2015


Eric Twiname Trust presents its 31st RIB to 29er Class Association


The 31st support craft funded by the Eric Twiname Trust was handed over to the 29er Class Association at the RYA Suzuki Dinghy Show at Alexandra Palace this weekend (28 February).

RYA Squad coaches Phil Walker, Nick Redding, and James Ellis have compiled a Best Practice Guide for 29er sailors, together with a set of accompaying video clips. Click here to view the Best Practice Guide. Link

RYA Squad coaches Phil Walker, Nick Redding, and James Ellis have compiled a Best Practice Guide for 29er sailors, together with a set of accompaying video clips. Click here to view the Videos.

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Click to read Oli"s report from the Noble Marine Winter Championships / Harken GP1 Link

New Class rules are in effect for 2015 - please click to view.

The 2 changes, as approved by the 29er World Council are:

Rule C.6.1 (l)Amendment:

Add a new item (l) as shown below:C.6 BOATC.6.1 MODIFICATIONS, MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR(l) the shrouds may be fitted with a turnbuckle between the wire end and the hull fixing point.

Rule C.9.5(b)Amendment:

Add new rule to read as follows:(b) Standing rigging shall not be adjusted after the start.

Ovington are working on details of how these will be fitted, and we will provide an update once these details are released.

Link: Turnbuckles

Fleye have produced another excellent video of our 2014 29er Inlands at Grafham. Click the title to view.
Click here to read Alice"s report from the 2014 Ovington Inlands.
Fleye Aerial Film & Photography have produced an excellent video from the Ovington Inlands. Click to watch.
The Results of the Inland Championships
Paul Hammett has taken some excellent pictures of the last Harken GP in this year"s series. Click to see them. Thanks Paul.
Some fantastic pictures from the Harken Grand Prix at Royal Torbay YC. Please click to view.