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World Match Racing Tour Comes To Hamble
World Match Racing Tour Comes To Hamble
Matt Reid won his last match racing outing at one of the RYA Winter Series events at WPNSA, and Annabel Vose won hers. They then came head to head in the final of the Royal Southern Match Cup Qualifier on Saturday 11 April in Hamble when Matt, after a seemingly disastrous Round Robin stage, got a grip in the knock out stages. 
Published: 13 April 2015
In: Racing, Academy

World Match Race Tour comes to Hamble!
World Match Race Tour comes to Hamble!
The Royal Southern Yacht Club is pleased to announce that for the first time, the Royal Southern Match Cup, to be held on 10 - 14 June 2015, will be a part of the World Match Race Tour.
Three of the eight Tour card holders, including five times World Champion Ian Williams, will be taking part providing a World Class field in the Match cup for the second year running.
Published: 01 April 2015
In: Racing, Academy

Mark Lees & his Academy Team Head for Perth
Mark Lees & his Academy Team Head for Perth

The 'Warren Jones' is one of the top youth match race regattas in the world.  Warren Jones winners have gone on to be the ISAF No.1 match racers.

First held in 2003, and then in alternate years at the Royal Perth Yacht Club and Royal Freshwater Bay Yacht Club, both ICOYC members, we have an agreement that the Warren Jones winner gains a free entry to the Royal Southern Match Cup and our U25 winner gains a free entry to the Warren Jones.

Published: 21 January 2015
In: Racing, Academy

Race Volunteers 2015
Race Volunteers 2015
2015 is almost upon us and will bring 8 external regattas, including 4 National Championships, ISAF Grade 2 Match Racing event as well as our normal programme of monthly regattas and Club races.  To help us plan for 2015, it would be most useful if you could review the Race Volunteer Form, with its event schedule. All experience levels are welcome. To download the form click here  and...
Published: 27 November 2014
In: Racing, Cruising, Motor Boat, Youth Sailing, Academy

NCI Granted Dedicated VHF Channel
NCI Granted Dedicated VHF Channel
The National Coastwatch Institution (NCI) has been allocated a national licence by OFCOM for the use of VHF.
This facility is scheduled to become operational on 1 October 2014 when National Coastwatch stations will go live for the first time on Channel 65. In the meantime, stations will be equipped with a dedicated radio for this purpose and the service will replace the practice of some stations currently holding a licence to operate on Marina Channel 37. This will no longer be available.
Published: 03 September 2014
In: Racing, Cruising, Motor Boat, Youth Sailing, Academy

Royal Southern ISAF Grade 2 Match Cup - Wrap-Up Report - Swinton & Team Alpari FX claim The Boysterous Trophy
Royal Southern ISAF Grade 2 Match Cup - Wrap-Up Report - Swinton & Team Alpari FX claim The Boysterous Trophy
Report: Phil Riley Photos: Michael Austen Video: LPB Aerial Imagery
The winning Team Alpari FX led by Keith Swinton (below) was presented with The Boysterous Trophy by Naomi Hall at Sunday afternoon's Royal Southern Match Cup prizegiving.
When two of the world's best match-racers go head-to-head the smallest edge can be decisive - and so it proved in the final of the Royal Southern Match Race Cup 2014.
Published: 16 June 2014
In: Racing, Academy, Press

Royal Southern ISAF Grade 2 Match Cup - Day Two Report - All set for a thrilling finale.
Royal Southern ISAF Grade 2 Match Cup - Day Two Report - All set for a thrilling finale.
It's all set for a thrilling finale to the Royal Southern Match Cup 2014, held in association with the RYA and Raymarine, with the four highest ranked sailors set to go head-to-head out on The Solent on Sunday.
The sun shone - mostly - and the breeze stayed in for the concluding Round Robin matches followed by the Quarter-Finals. While the pre-regatta favourites progressed to the semis, all were kept on their toes by some determined opposition.
Published: 14 June 2014
In: Racing, Academy, Press

Royal Southern ISAFGrade 2 Match Cup - Day One Report - The world's match racing stars shone brightly
Royal Southern ISAFGrade 2 Match Cup - Day One Report - The world's match racing stars shone brightly
Some of the stars of world match racing put on a master-class of close-quarter sailing and provided ample evidence that their ISAF rankings are not accidental.
An enthralling series of races at the Royal Southern Match Cup 2014 demonstrated the mix of precision and ruthlessness necessary to win these one-on-one contests.
Four of the 12 present are ranked in the world top-20 and they put on an almost seamless performance to lead the event after day one.
Published: 13 June 2014
In: Racing, Academy, Press

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