POSTPONED – New Dates!
Following the announcement of a new stay at home lockdown, the 2020 HYS Hamble Winter Series is postponed. The new dates for the last four race days are 14th, 21st & 28th March and the 11th April 2021.
HYS Hamble Winter Series 2020 Postponed until March 2021 In view of the governments new lockdown announced on Saturday 31 st October2020, which takes effect from Thursday 5 th November, the Hamble Winter Series Team has taken the decision to postpone the last four race days of the current series. Subject of course to the situation at the time, the series will recommence in March 2021. Our More »
Published 13:24 on 18 Nov 2020
HYS Hamble Winter Series Race Week 4 This week should have seen the culmination of the Hamble One Design Championships, with racing on both Saturday and Sunday. However, the Weather Gods, or Storm Barbara as they were called last week, had other ideas. It was clear for several days in advance, that Saturday would be a complete non-starter. So, competitors were given an early cancellation on Friday lunchtime. More »
Published 10:13 on 27 Oct 2020
HYS Hamble Winter Series supported by Sea Ventures Race Yachts Sea Ventures Race Yachts will be providing the prizes for double handed entries in the 2020 HYS Hamble Winter Series. Double handed yachts have been invited to enter the series for the first time this yea,r both to recognise their growing significance in IRC racing and to help them extend their season in this exceptional year. "Sea Ventures Race Yachts More »
Published 13:40 on 26 Oct 2020
HYS Hamble Winter Series Race Week 3 Hamble IRC Autumn Championships If there were any doubts that competitors were not taking things seriously in this return to sailing period, they were soon dispelled on the Friday before racing. At 12.30 Tokolshe 3, Cape 31, David Bartholomew was spotted returning to the Hamble after a fully crewed practice session. Twenty minutes later ICY, Melges IC37, Ian Atkins, left the river More »
Published 14:12 on 20 Oct 2020