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Hayling Forts Race

Hayling Ferry Sailing Club possibly the smallest sailing club in the world with the biggest heart and the most  hospitable friendly people you will find  anywhere .   A Cat Club for Cat sailors – how good is that ? The Solent Forts race was a great event from the warm welcome, the fabulous location and […]

Thorpe Bay Regata

16th and  17th  JUNE 2012 (incorporating the Chris Hull Memorial Trophy) Come along and join in the club’s annual regatta  all visiting boats are welcome and have free race entry. 3 races on Saturday and 2 races on Sunday. 10.00am start on both days. 5 handicap fleets plus the Sandhopper fleet in 3 starts (as usual […]

Irish Multihull

The Irish Multihull Association are holding their Irish National Championships on Saturday 30th June & Sunday 1st July at Galway Bay Sailing Club.  It is coinciding with the Volvo Ocean Race stopover and the VOR festival.  We are planning on heading across with our boat and would be able to take another 2 boats if […]

Bala result for Tuckwell…

 Although this is my home event I did not hold out much hope of a result, but now with this result and the results we have been having at club level I firmly believe that the current rating makes a massive difference. The conditions were such that on the first day wind was 10 – 12 […]

Next Olympic Multi Hull Nacra 17

Please see below message from Nick Dewhurst – Chairman of UKCRA MultihullEvaluationPanelReport-12449 ISAF_Multihull_Selection_2012 ISAF have just decided by 20 to 15 votes that the next Olympic multihull will be the new Nacra 17 with curved foils rather than the Viper (see ISAF Evaluation Report). The former was promoted as the athletes favourite and best media […]

Rutland Trailer Paarrtay and Raffle

Guys it is not too late to buy raffle tickets for the Kingfisher ropepack nearly £200 worth of rope measured and cut for the Hurricane.  Each member gets a free entry (so join now), all subsequent tickets are £1 a go.  If your not a member it is  £5 for you.  Email me on […]

New SCHRS Rating for Hurricane SX

The SCHRS ratings have recently been updated and the current ratings should be used from now on at both club and on the circuit Hurricane SX                1.019 Hurricane 5.9                1.034 Hurricane 5.9 Sport    1.008


Welcome to the new web site of the Hurricane Class Association, we hope you like it, we are all working really hard behind the scenes to make this a really interactive website for everyone and to keep you all up to date of all events and what is going on within the class. This is your […]

Datchet Fast Cat Open March 2012

The first TT of the season kicked off at Datchet on 17-18th March, the forecast was too tough to call leading up to the event and turned out to be mixed and definately not what was forecast.   Saturday was lighter winds and Sunday just got better and better until it was blowing old boots. Not withstanding […]

Typhoon sponsor Nationals with Drysuits for winning team

Typhoon sponsors of the Hurricane Class are providing drysuits for the winning Nationals team at Regfest 2012 and gloves,  boots and accessories for all other TT events.