The Hamble Winter Series is organised and run by the Hamble River Sailing Club.
Detail of how to contact the club are on the Contacts Page.
Report from the final weekend of the 2012 Garmin Hamble Winter Series
Provisional Results posted for Garmin Hamble Winter Series Race Day 8 - 2nd December
As next weekend (Sunday 2nd) is the final raceday, protest will be heard after racing. This amends the SIs so that protests can all be heard this Sunday as soon as possible after racing.
Report from the penultimate weekend of the 2012 Garmin Hamble Winter Series
Report from the fifth weekend of the Garmin Hamble Winter Series
Click to download a Half-Time Review PDF File of the Garmin Hamble Winter Series so far, and reports from the Lewmar Hamble One Design Championships and MDL Hamble Big Boat Championships.
Report from the fourth weekend of the Garmin Hamble Winter Series, incorporating the final weekend of the Lewmar Hamble One Design Championships.
Report from the third Garmin Hamble Winter Series weekend, incorporating the MDL Marinas Hamble Big Boat Championships
Read the race report from the 2nd weekend of the Garmin Hamble Winter Series, incorporating the 1st Lewmar Hamble One Design Championships weekend.
What to expect from the 2012 event, which starts this Sunday
A Competitor has informed us that it is not immediately clear from the SIs that Marks 8L to 8Y (Temporary Laid Marks) will be used regularly, despite the fact that they are not included in the summary of Race Marks on the back of single page SIs. However they are included in the full mark list issued as an addendum.
Click on link for Full Mark List, including these Marks
See GHWS Subsite - click on above link!
Sailing Instructions & Bow Stickers are now in the post to all entrants in the Garmin Hamble Winter Series & the MDL Hamble Big Boat Championships
Due to lack of entries in lower rated IRC boats, we have closed the entry for boats with TCCs lower than 1.080.
Please note that there is no time limit for entering the Big Boat Championships.
Due to lack of entries there will be no smaller boat classes and no second start line. Minimum IRC TCC is now 1.015.
After this date, Main Series Entry fees increased by £50 for all Garmin Hamble Winter Series Entries for the entire series.
HRSC Members should apply through the office for their 20% discount.
Please see "Paper" Entry form (PDF) for details of all entry fees.
The 2012 Notices of Race for the 2012 Series defines the format of the Racing
Click on this link to take you to Online Entries
7th, 14th, 21st, 28th October; 11th, 18th, 25th November; 2nd December
Class Racing each Sunday for IRC Classes 0-4, J/109, Sigma 38, J/111 & Mixed Sportsboat Classes - 2 races per day before mid-series break, 1 race per day after the break (November 4th)
6th/7th October; 20th/21st October
Racing on first and third weekends of the Winter Series. A two weekend 10 race championship for the Farr 45's, J/111, Beneteau First 40*, Beneteau 40.7*, & All IRC classes.
* also National Championships on 6/7th October.
13th/14th October; 27th/28th October
Racing on second and fourth weekends of the Winter Series. A two weekend 14 race Championship for SB20, J/80, J/92 & Quarter Ton Classes and 12 Race Championships for J/109 & Sigma 38 Classes.
Other One Designs Welcome - minimum entry 8 boats