All competitors please note that the Race Committee is continuing to prepare to run races today (Sunday 22nd, October) at the scheduled time. We are expecting average wind speeds between 18-24 knots with gusts up to 30knots. Currently observations are showing 18-19 knots average from 290 degrees. The situation will be reviewed by the Race Committee as we prepare for the racing. Have a good day.
Published 06:39 on 22 Oct 2017
This evenings wind models show that there might be a chance of running racing tomorrow. Therefore we will review the wind models tomorrow at around 7am and look at the observations. We will make a decision as close to 7.15 am as possible and advise everyone then. Hopefully we have a chance to sail. STUART CHILDERLEY - Principal Race Officer
Published 18:45 on 21 Oct 2017
You will have seen during the week that this weekend's wind forecast has consistently been towards and beyond our upper wind limits. Based on the current forecasts for Saturday 21st October we have decided to abandon the One Design racing. There will be no racing on Saturday 21st October for any classes in the Hamble One Design Championships. The wind forecast for Sunday is improving and at this stage we are expecting to
Published 13:31 on 20 Oct 2017
Hamble Winter Series 2017 Week 3 – Sunday 15 October The third week of the Hamble Winter Series saw the regular mix of IRC yachts joined by the Fast 40+ fleet for the last two races of their 2017 programme. The Fast 40+ report can be found here: http://www.yachtsandyachting.com/news/199078/Girls-on-Film-win-the-battle A grey Sunday morning met the competitors with about 8knots of breeze from 215 degrees.
Published 13:09 on 20 Oct 2017
Hamble Winter Series 2017 The first day of the Hamble One Design Championships began with wind in the low 20s, and gusts of up to 30 knots. The HRSC race team headed out to Jonathan Jansen, and after a short AP the wind began to ease to around 16 knots, and the race team delivered a full schedule of four windward leeward races in short order. The conditions
Published 16:17 on 10 Oct 2017
2017 Hamble Winter Series Elaine wins inaugural IRC Spinlock Autumn Championship The 36th edition of the Hamble Winter Series kicked off on Saturday 30 September, and included the inaugural IRC Spinlock Autumn Championship, organised by the Hamble River Sailing Club. Five races were held for all classes competing in the IRC Spinlock Autumn Championship, and for those
Published 14:53 on 2 Oct 2017
The countdown begins... Only 6 Days left! The 36th Hamble Winter Series begins on Sunday 1st October, that's only 6 days away! The Hamble Winter Series has been running for 36 years. It is one of the best Winter Sailing Events in the Solent. With boats from up and down the country coming just to compete on our shores! Would you like to get out on the water for
Published 12:12 on 25 Sep 2017
The IRC Spinlock Autumn Championship starts in just 5 Days. This is the inaugural event and the first event to kick off the 2017 Hamble Winter Series. We welcome all boats that hold a valid IRC certificate with a TCC between 0.810 and 1.300. Prizes will be awarded for the IRC Spinlock Autumn Championships on Sunday 1st October, make your entry now to be in with a chance of
Published 11:57 on 25 Sep 2017
Early Bird Entry Closing Soon! 2017 Hamble Winter Series for IRC 0-4 Classes, IRC Mixed Sportsboats and Fast 40+ Class Hamble One Design Championships for J/70, J/80, SB20 classes and other OD Classes with sufficient entries Hamble, UK, 1 st September 2017: Early Bird entries for the UK's premier Winter Sailing event –the Hamble Winter Series – will
Published 10:33 on 1 Sep 2017
Entries Open! 2017 Hamble Winter Series for IRC 0-4 Classes, IRC Mixed Sportsboats and Fast 40+ Class Hamble One Design Championships for J/70, J/80, SB20 classes and other OD Classes with sufficient entries Hamble, UK, 17 August 2017: Entries are now open for the UK's premier Winter Sailing event –the Hamble Winter Series.
Published 08:55 on 18 Aug 2017