The majority of our sailors flew from Heathrow on Mon 15 Jan to Buenos Aires for the 2007 World Championship. Paul Perera and Steve Hopper had flown out earlier to sort out accommodation and to check the boats had arrived safely. The 10 boat GBR team will have a few days preparation, supervised by team coach Steve Irish, before the racing commences.Check here for further news..
Full information for this "must do" event is now published; see Fixtures for 3 & 4 February, or go to Rutland SC website, for full details and entry. Link: https://docs.google.com/a/29ersailing.org.uk/file/d/0B8IYN9iqy5z5NDZYLUJ1bUxJUjA/edit?usp=drivesdk
Have a look at the Events page for the following European events:July - Interceltic Games (Brittany, France) - a new multi-class and multi-watersport event, sounds fun!August - 29er European Champs, see the new Event website (link via our Calendar).NB Contact Dave Hall if you want to put your boat on a trailer to Sweden for the Euros.
The government are bringing in a new road tax scheme that will affect everyone greatly, especially us sailors. The cost of travelling will increase beyond your imagination. Please sign the petition through the link (it only takes two seconds) and for more info look on the forum.NH 26/12/06
The above post is vacant at present (though temporarily held by Barbara Walker who is also Class Coordinator; it is too much work for one person.) Applications are invited from any person/parent who would be willing to take on this role. It is well set up, and Barbara will be happy to liase with any person willing to take over.We ask anyone who either is, or knows anybody who may be willing to take on this vital role to get in touch with 29er Chairman, Peter Cooper, or any of the contacts shown on the committee page. We can discuss the matter and dispel any worries.Come on sailors, the committee are working for you, can you help with any parents?
The 10 event series concluded with the Inlands at Grafham, and awards were made to leading helms and crews. The final lists for helms and crews can be viewed by linking to the Inlands Results on the Results page. (Click title above)
Just for all you new 29er sailors, we have an email group set up that we send important emails around on to keep everyone in touch with whats going on.If you are not part of this it is highly recommended.please send an email [email protected] you have not been added within a few days, please send a direct email to Nick Hollis, or leave a message on the [email protected]