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Archive for September, 2017

D-Zero Nationals 2018 – Venue and Date

So here it is, the news that many have been asking about… The 2018 D-Zero UK National Championships will be held at the Mount Batten Centre in Plymouth from the 22nd – 24th June 2018 with the racing being run by Plymouth Youth Sailing. We anticipate entry will be open shortly as we are just […]

Yorkshire Dales Open Meeting 2017 – Preview

Rob Lennox sailing at YDSC in 2016 On the 7th/8th October 2017 the D-Zero fleet with meet at Yorkshire Dales SC for a 2 day open meeting. With (usually) good wind, a fantastic clubhouse (heated changing room floors), friendly locals and stunning scenery do you really need another excuse to pay them a visit? Well […]

Upcoming Events October and November 2017

After a successful Inland Championships at Grafham Water on the 16/17th September the D-Zero open meeting circuit is far from over. Do make sure you have the following dates in your diary: 30th September – 1st October 2017 – D-Zero South West Championship – Restronguet Sailing Club – Online Entry Details 7th – 8th October 2017 […]

Dinghy Rope D-Zero Inlands 2017 – Report and Results

  A grey start to the Inlands. Photo Copyright Paul Jefferies On the weekend of the 16th and 17th September 2017 the D-Zero Class gathered at Grafham Water Sailing Club for their 2017 inland championships. With a generous sponsorship from Dinghy Rope and a reasonable forecast the sailors gathered and boats were rigged. PRO Nigel […]

Dinghy Rope D-Zero Inlands 2017 – Top 3

Dinghy Rope D-Zero Inlands 2017 overall. 1st Ian Morgan 2nd David Summerville 3rd Rob Lennox. 1st Lady Eleanor Craig (4th overall). Full report and results to follow.

Dinghy Rope D-Zero Inlands – overnight

Ian Morgan leads overnight counting 1,1,4 from David Summerville and Rob Lennox after a long afternoon on the water.

Dinghy Rope D-Zero Inland Championships – Entry Issues

Some people have reported issues using the online entry on the Grafham Sailing Club website. Grafham D-Zero fleet Captain Neil Washington has spoken to the club and has advised the following: If you’re one of the unlucky few who cant get on with the online entry then you can call the office and enter and […]

Chichester Harbour Race Week 2017 (aka Fed Week) – report

The D-Zero fleet prepares – Photo Copyright David Valentine David Valentine (GBR66) reports: With over 330 boats and 500 competitors, and dinghies ranging from RS Elites to Foiling Moths to Oppies, Chi Race Week is 5 days of 2-3hour races per day across the large expanse of Chichester Harbour, one of the largest naturally made […]

Deep South West D-Zero Championships

An event preview has been written by Paul Scullion from Restronguet Sailing Club: We sail in the waters of the Carrick Roads and in Falmouth Bay. Falmouth is one of the deepest natural harbours in the world (30m+ in the channel); the waterway itself is approximately 1 mile across at its narrowest point so there’s […]

Dinghy Rope D-Zero Inlands Championships 2017 – Saturday evening food

Grafham Water will be laying on food for the Saturday evening after racing is finished. This went down well last year and there was plenty of bar banter and discussion of the days racing. The food options are Curry or Lasagne followed by a pudding for £10. Book and pay on the day when you […]

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