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Hurricane5.9SX Inland Championships – Rutland Sailing Club – 17th and 18th May 2014

What an event! The first Hurricane Inland Championships was sailed in fantastic weather, great company and the closest sailing seen this year. It was clear from the off that the competition was wide open. The racing was always going to be a war of attrition with the phrase “ keep your head out of the […]

Inland Championships – Rutland

We have the Inland Championships coming up in Rutland on the 17-18th May with a big turn out expected from Starcross, Bala, Datchet, Stone, Island Yacht Club with some new faces to the fleet making an appearance. So who is going to sail away with the Hurricane 5.9 Inland Championship Trophy ?  Could it be […]

Datchet Fast Cat Open

The weekend of the 22nd-23rd saw six Hurricanes register to race for the season’s opening event. With five home boats and one solitary traveller all the way from Bala, the weekend was lining up to a benefit for the home club boats. Race officer Barry Peters, set a course for 4 races on both Saturday […]

Datchet Fast Cat Open

An event not to be missed; dust off the cobwebs, and join us for this now traditional opening event to the season.  See our new changing rooms and improved bar and new caterers. Date: 22nd & 23rd  March 2014. Time: No start on Saturday 22nd before 12.30.  Weather permitting and early start (10am) on Sunday […]

Hurricane Sale

Beat the 2014 price increases and save an extra 10% off the price of replacement sails for April delivery Square top mainsail with sail numbers and telltales choice of smoked grey or white with colour choice of sail numbrs/insignia £990 (rrp £1,100)  Jib supplied with larger spec zip and telltales £310 (rrp £345) Spinnaker, single […]

Hurricane 2014 Nationals Venue To Star In BBC TV Show This Sunday 8th December 9.00pm

Harwich will be in the TV spotlight this Sunday evening on BBC1 when it features in a new show fronted by TV veteran broadcaster David Dimbleby called “Britain and The Sea”. Dimbleby has been cruising around the UK in his gaff rigged yacht taking in various maritime venues and sampling the local delights, maritime history and […]

Guess the conversation

David Currie took this photograph of Mike and Viki Coulson with their Hurricane in Rock, Cornwall. Can you guess what the conversation is ?  

Harwich Nationals Entry Form and NOR

Well here it is the answer to all those “What do you want for Christmas” questions – entry to the event of 2014 the Nationals at Harwich. Nationals Entry Form 2014 Notice of Race 2014 Harwich    

New Sponsor for Hurricane Class

Breaking news!!! Andark will be offering 15% off all Typhoon products at Andark exclusively for Hurricane Association Members valid all year long. You can order by telephone or go to their shop which is open 7 days a week. They will also be at the London Boat Show, RYA Dinghy Show and Southampton Boat Show!! […]

Inland and National Championships 2014

Preparation is under way for both the Inland Championships to be held at Rutland on the 17-17  May 2014 and also the National Championships to be held at Harwich on 9-12 August 2014. Further details to follow but in the meantime you can dowload the flyers for both events here Inlands Flyer and here  Nationals Flyer     […]