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...

International Etchells Cowes Fleet Southern Area Championship

International Etchells Cowes Fleet Southern Area Championship With an entry of 21 teams, the Southern Area Championships saw the highest Cowes Etchells fleet turnout since the beginning of the pandemic.  With the racetrack tucked behind the Bramble Bank, wall-to-wall...

Red Funnel Etchells Regatta

Red Funnel Etchells Regatta The 2021 Etchells Red Funnel Regatta was run by the Royal London Yacht Club in the Solent on the weekend of the 29th -30th May. 11 boats were entered, and the forecast was for light winds and sun. As competitors arrived on Saturday morning,...

International Etchells Cowes Fleet CCCA Keelboat Champs

International Etchells Cowes Fleet CCCA Keelboat Champs This year’s first Keelboat Champs event run by the Royal Thames Yacht Club, with an excellent race team headed by Jenny Woods, fierce competition and treacherous winds as the five Etchells Youth Academy teams...

Sir Kenneth Preston

Sir Kenneth Preston The 2021 Sir Kenneth Preston Trophy for the Etchells class was run by the Royal Yacht Squadron by Peter Saxton and his team over the Early May Bank Holiday weekend 1st-3rd May. By all accounts there was some fantastic racing in very challenging...