Ice Bucket 2021

18 Boats entered the Etchells Ice Bucket regatta. Normally this event has 8-10 boats turn up as an end of season sail but the new interest in the class with the 2022 Worlds being in Cowes. Day 1 saw a light breeze in the morning which led to AP being displayed. AP was...

British Championships 2021

23 boats came to the start line for the Etchells British Championships on the weekend of September 17 / 18 and 19. Hosted by the Royal Yacht Squadron this was a highly competitive fleet, with three or four potential winners of next year’s World Championship in Cowes....

Etchells 2021 National Championship preview

23 boats have entered the U.K. National Championship which is the final Etchells Championship of the U.K. sailing year. The Etchells have seen new interest in the fleet buoyed with World Championship scheduled for Cowes in September 2022, organised by the Royal Yacht...

No Dramas GBR1409 For Sale

No Dramas For Sale GBR 1409 2012 Heritage built Etchells   New style deck Jason Kerr keel profile New style rudder & skeg with thinner sections Hull sanded and polished Mast ram installed Andrew Palfrey/Heritage deck lay out inc Dog tracks & cuddy top Jib...

European Championships 2021

A brilliant three day racing with some very tight and enjoyable competition throughout the fleet. Day 1 (Fri) saw the AP up early on while Peter Saxton, the PRO, waited for the wind to fill in. Eventually it came in from the West around midday and racing got underway...

Cowes Week 2021

The annual sailing festival finally got underway having had to miss to the 2020 edition. With most of fleets seeing smaller entries than normal, the Etchells fleet saw a similar reduction, but that did not stop the enthusiasm of the competitors or their individual...

Etchells Worlds – Cowes 2022

Etchells Worlds – Cowes 2022 The Etchells Worlds has now been confirmed for Cowes in September 2022. Click below for more information Download the Full Brochure...

International Etchells Class Saida Cup

International Etchells Class Saida Cup The 2021 Etchells Saida Cup run by the Royal Thames Yacht Club was held on the 10th-11th of July in Cowes. 15 boats entered meant that everyone was looking forward to a weekend of racing but unfortunately the wind did not want to...

Royal London Etchells Youth Academy Prize Giving

Royal London Etchells Youth Academy Prize Giving The Royal London  Etchells Youth Academy prizegiving and drinks reception were hosted by the Royal London Yacht Club this weekend during the Etchells South Coast Championships.   At the reception Commodore Martin Thomas...

International Etchells South Coast Championship

International Etchells South Coast Championship Saturday morning dawned sunny and windless as competitors from 17 boats made their way down to the docks. Thankfully, a message from the race committee confirmed the breeze was filling in and the forecasted 8-12kts...