NEWS & REPORTS

THE BRITISH KEELBOAT LEAGUE YOUTH QUALIFIER AT THE ROYAL SOUTHERN YACHT CLUB DELIVERED EPIC CONDITIONS, WITH THE ROYAL SOUTHERN YACHT CLUB TEAM, CLOSELY FOLLOWED BY THE UNIVERSITY OF BRISTOL TEAM EARNING THEIR PLACES IN THE FINAL

THE BRITISH KEELBOAT LEAGUE YOUTH QUALIFIER AT THE ROYAL SOUTHERN YACHT CLUB DELIVERED EPIC CONDITIONS, WITH THE ROYAL SOUTHERN YACHT CLUB TEAM, CLOSELY FOLLOWED BY THE UNIVERSITY OF BRISTOL TEAM EARNING THEIR PLACES IN THE FINAL

The British Keelboat League Youth Qualifier was a testament to the talent coming up through the British sailing ranks, with the 11 teams of 16 to 25 year olds smashing out 22 races in two days. Racing was tight and tactical, with the fleet finishing within seconds of...

“The town have it, the town have it!”

“The town have it, the town have it!”

The advantage of home waters proved to be successful again in the 3rd British Keelboat League Qualifier hosted by the Royal Lymington Yacht Club. But it was their neighbours Lymington Town Sailing Club (LTSC), who topped the leader board after 2 days of racing on the...

BKL Royal Lymington Day 1 – Breeze-on in the Solent

BKL Royal Lymington Day 1 – Breeze-on in the Solent

The 3rd instalment of the 2019 British Keelboat League got under way today on a breezy Western Solent race course. Royal Lymington Yacht Club welcomed 10 teams at the morning briefing, with a variety of sailors from first time keelboaters to seasoned professionals. At...

Draycote Delivers Delicious conditions for BKL racing

Draycote Delivers Delicious conditions for BKL racing

The first day of the BKL Draycote qualifier certainly fed the appetite of all 7 teams, with the excellent conditions leading to a total of 14 races being hosted. It was clear to see competitors having bundles of fun duelling on the short windward leeward racecourse. A...

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