2020 U23 420 Team Racing Worlds

The 2020 U23 420 World Team Racing Championships will be organised by Cambridge University sailors, in conjunction with Grafham Water SC and with the support of the Oxford & Cambridge Sailing Society. Although August 2020 might seem a long way off we are publicising the event now so that the many 420 sailors now team…

Nautivela 54368 for sale

In excellent condition and ready to race the boat comes comes with one set of racing and one set of training sails (1 main, 1 jib, 1 spinnaker in each set). Boat priced at £3,299 and available to view with prior arrangement at the RYA 420 squad selection weekend at East Antrim BC on the 13&14…

420s revel in the Ulster breeze

For the first time in their domestic event season this year the 420s had some breeze to stretch their legs, it has taken until September for an event to provide moderate to strong breezes and the 2018 Ulster Championships duly delivered some great breeze as part of the RYA Northern Ireland Youth Championships hosted by…

Galway Sailors contest Koch Cup

Two Galway ex 420 sailors recently represented Ireland at a major international Sea Scout event , the William I. Koch Cup, held in Galveston, Texas. The William I. Koch International Sea Scout Cup is a biannual Sailing Regatta put on by Sea Scouting (Boy Scouts of America). The event was founded by Bill Koch in 2002 in order to allow Sea…

2018 420 Nationals – Notice of Race now posted

The Notice of Race for the 420 Nationals on the bank holiday weekend of the 4th to the 6th August has now been posted on the Howth Yacht Club website https://hyc.ie/system/resources/1026/original/420_Nationals_18_nor_r1.docx?1531345655 . The 26th July is the early bird entry date and entry increases from €120 to €150 on that day, entry can be completed…