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Moneything.com Laser Open

The Moneything.com Laser Open was hosted by Manx Sailing & Cruising Club over the weekend in Ramsey Bay.  This Regatta is for the Laser class of dinghy using either the full Standard sail or the slightly smaller Radial sails, because of tight specifications each dinghy is exactly the same as those sailed in the Olympic…

Lots of drifting, not much sailing!

MYA Dinghy Championships 2018

Chomping at the bit for the results of island’s premier Dinghy Regatta of the year?  Well, there are none.Day one on Saturday under dark windless sky with a bit of mist thrown in only had 1 race and that was after a 1 1/2 hour delay, a large wind shift during the first beat meant…

The leaders at Cornaa

Atom Accounting Ramsey to Laxey

  The Atom Accounting Services coastal dinghy race took place on Saturday, starting in Ramsey and heading south to the finish in Laxey Bay.  As the Laxey Regatta was to be held on Sunday it made sense to travel there via the scenic route!  Click here for the full story - Ramsey to Laxey 2018.

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Atom Accounting Ramsey to Laxey Race 2018

The Atom Accounting Services Ramsey to Laxey dinghy race, it’s a challenge and not for the faint of heart! The race for the Green Cup is a coastal race with spectacular scenery if you have time to look!Hosted by MS&CC the Le Mans type beach start is at 10:00am Saturday 11th August. Laxey Sailing Club…

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IOM Copiers Round the Island 2018

Beautiful as the weather has been this summer it has been rubbish for sailing!  Unfortunately the IOM Copiers Round the Island Race succumbed and there were no finishers due to the lack of wind. MS&CC would like to thank Mark Corrin of IOM Copiers for sponsoring the event and for the excellent BBQ held at…

A calm sea!!

MS&CC Dinghy Regatta

Well unfortunately the weather didn’t play ball this weekend!  One race was run on Saturday and won by Russell & June Callister, but then the wind died and the dinghies returned to the shore. Sunday proved even quieter, the Committee Boat went out to try and locate some wind in Ramsey Bay but apart from…

Hopefully the weather will be kind again for our 2018 Regatta

MS&CC Dinghy Regatta – Sat 30 June/Sun 1 July

Manx Sailing & Cruising Club are holding their annual Dinghy Regatta on 30th June and 1st July.  First race starts at 11.30am on Saturday and racing on Sunday starts at Midday, please follow this link for our sailing instructions - MS&CC Regatta 2018-Sailing Instructions. We look forward to seeing as many competitors as possible to support…

Russell & June sailing away from the opposition.

IOM Copiers (Postponed Easter) Regatta

What a difference a month makes, the IOM Copiers Easter Regatta that was postponed from Easter Saturday due to poor weather finally took place this weekend in Ramsey Bay.  The strong easterly winds (surf on the beach) and low temperatures were replaced by gentle breezes and bright sunshine. Click on this link for the full…

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IOM Copiers Easter Regatta – 28 April 2018

So we realise Easter has come and gone but unfortunately the conditions in Ramsey Bay on Easter Saturday were particularly lively due to the north easterly wind.  We therefore decided to postpone it to a later date in the hope that the weather would have improved – fingers crossed we’ve picked the right weekend!! This…

Final day of the Bourne Plaice Winter Series

Bourne Plaice Winter Series – 25 March 2018

The final two races of the Bourne Plaice Winter Series were sailed on Baldwin Reservoir in bright, sunny and warm conditions.  The wind, however, mostly blowing down the lake at the ‘top end’, a bit up the lake at the bottom with the odd calm in between – classic Injebreck!  Full write-up can be found…