Mounts Bay cancelled

22nd September

Mounts Bay Open - Unfortunately this has been postponed until next year. There is a forecast of up to 20knts SSE with a big swell on Saturday (not ideal for training) - plus a possibility of light variable winds on Sunday (not ideal for an open meeting). Better luck next year.
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© Alexis Smith

GJW Direct Larks at Waldringfield Cartoon 2017

13th September

The local Lark fleet were joined by several visiting larks to provide a good turnout for the 2017 Cartoon trophy.
A westerly wind is always a tricky direction at Waldringfield, particularly at low water, so race officer Mike Pert started proceedings with a beat through the notorious Rocks. The pun... more

© Gareth Fudge

GJW Direct Lark Nationals Day 4 - Overall

15th August

The 2017 GJW Direct Lark Nationals in Brixham wrapped up with 2 races on the final day.

First and second place had already been confirmed with Stuart and Nick Hydon convincingly winning the event ahead of Alan Krailing and Stephen Videlo.

PRO Sean Semmens delayed the start of race 8 while wait... more

© Gareth Fudge

GJW Direct Lark Nationals Day 3

14th August

GJW Direct Lark Nationals at Brixham Day 3

Following their 3 consecutive victories on Sunday, all eyes were on Stuart and Nick Hydon to see if they could repeat their dominance. The previous night's Gold themed fancy dress party ensured there were many talking points, not least the 24 carrots stu... more

© Gareth Fudge

GJW Direct Lark Nationals Day 2

14th August

Day 2 of the GJW Direct Lark Nationals dawned with a glorious summer day, but no wind. PRO Sean Semmens delayed by 2 hours, giving competitors opportunity to get their fancy dress outfits ready for the evening - the theme being Gold to celebrate the 50th year of Lark sailing.

Current champion St... more

Photos from GJW Direct Lark Nationals

13th August

Gareth Fudge has taken loads of great photos and they are all up on his website, Boatographic.co.uk.You can by prints, mugs, digital downloads. You can also share a link to Facebook. He is setting up a discount for multiple downloads today. Please support Gareth and buy lots of photos for yourself. ... more

Fixtures

Date Event
23 Sep to 24 Sep Open meeting-Travellers Series Mounts Bay Sailing Club
14 Oct to 14 Oct Lark Masters Salcombe YC
15 Oct to 15 Oct Open meeting-Travellers Series Salcombe YC
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Lark Masters 2017 Tim Fells
15 Jun 17 12:19
Events
Crew needed for Inlands and Lee-on-Solent Nigel Hufton
30 May 17 02:08
Racing
Forestay length Jane Aspden
01 May 17 17:40
Paul Roe
09 May 17 11:17
General
advice - James Fletcher
12 Apr 17 09:02
Nigel Hufton
07 May 17 15:45
General
spinnaker pole storage Andrew Ward
18 Apr 17 06:54
Nigel Denchfield
01 May 17 05:56
Technical
Spinnaker problems A Fisher
29 Apr 17 01:53
Garry Packer
30 Apr 17 07:04
General
Rock timings Nigel Hufton
27 Apr 17 02:20
General
Help rigging and setting up a Baker Lark Robert Leigh
07 Apr 17 13:23
General
Round 2 - 2017 Helly Hensen Travellers at South Staffs 1-2 April Stuart Hydon
28 Mar 17 06:06
General
Looking for a Spinnaker and pole David Oakley
14 Mar 17 12:19
General

Committee

The Lark Class Owners Association Committee is elected by the association members each year at the classes Annual General Meeting. The AGM takes place during the class National Championships.

Nigel Scott

Chairman

Nigel Hufton

Marketing

Steve Cumley

Nationals 2017

Nigel Denchfield

Fixtures and Facebook

Harry Pynn

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Charlie Roome

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Steve Hall

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