Devoti Zero

Archive for May, 2016

Nationals Accommodation

The class is aware that some D-Zero sailors are having a difficult time finding accommodation for the 2016 Nationals. We have been advised by someone from Highcliffe that they have the following available: 1 x plumbed caravan (2 double bed) we can offer to your D-Zero contestants for £30 per night. Also we have a […]

Chichester Harbour Race Week 2016

On the 15th-19th August 2016 the D-Zero fleet have been offered a fleet start with the RS Aero 9s at Chichester Harbour Race Week. Most of the local D-Zero’s have indicated that they will be attending and joining the fun and friendly rivalry with RS Aero 9 and it would be great to see a […]

Largs Open 2016 – Report and Results

Close racing at the Largs Open meeting. Photo Credit Largs SC 21st and 22nd of May saw a total of seven Devoti D-Zeros assemble at Largs Sailing Club to sail in the inaugural Scottish D-Zero open meeting and the second event of the Northern Travellers. Boats came from various Northern Clubs and were joined by […]

Clevedon Open 2016 – Preview

D-Zeros Racing at Clevedon in 2015. Photo Copyright Martin Gibson The 11th June will see the D-Zero fleet heading to Clevedon SC for the last Open Meeting prior to the 2016 Nationals at Highcliffe. This will also give the ‘pondies’ in the fleet some final (and probably much needed) salt water practice. Tentative enquiries show […]

Rules Changes – Announcement

A gbying handle example As Class Association members will recall the class conducted an email vote on some rule changes with a view to allowing some by dispensation until the next AGM. We have now managed to get the rule wording back from the Technical Authority and are pleased to announce that JC Straps and […]

Pimps and Bimbles page updated – Traveller and Kicker setup on GBR188

The pimps and bimbles area has been a little quiet recently so, as I am currently not allowed to sail, I have taken the time to 2 a bit of bimbling on GBR188 (not pimps, they are totally unnecessary so these are definitely bimbles). Check them out by clicking here and scrolling down.

Pwllheli sea training hosted by Gaz henshall

Two days training at Plas Heli in Pwllheli on 7th / 8th May 6 (Andrew Jones, Dave Woods, Gaz Henshall, Gordon Bennell, Jeremy Cooper & John Cheslett) intrepid adventurers drove deep into Wales for a weekends sailing on the sea and in waves. Rigging up in a light drizzle spirits were high amongst the group […]

2016 Suntouched D-Zero National Championships – Update

With just over 6 weeks to go things are coming together nicely for the 2016 Suntouched D-Zero National Championships. Highcliffe are doing a great job with their pre-nationals preparation for us as a class and entries are coming in steadily. We currently have 35 entries and a few more who say they are definitely coming […]

Upcoming events May and June 2016

With the 2016 season moving on at a pace please see below the D-Zero events for May and June 2016. Early May see’s the fleet travelling to Paignton for the POSH regatta followed by event 2 of the Northern Tour at Largs SC (with bottles on single malt on offer as prizes). Then we move […]

Largs Open Meeting 2016 – Preview

On the 21st May 2016 the D-Zero class will travel to a new venue on the calendar. this event is also round 2 of the D-Zero Northern Tour. Spearheaded by enthusiastic new D-Zero owner Martin Latimer who has offered a bottle of Glengoyne 12 year old Single Malt whiskey for the event winner and another […]

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