Final Race concludes top four at South Staffs GJW

04th April

The annual pilgrimage to South Staffs witnessed great conditions for this great two day event. The open always sets a challenge with the local fickle conditions, but this year has seen the planting of two wind turbines, so what added dimension were these to play?

Race 1 saw Stuart Hydon / Jane Sc... more

Lark National Championship 2017 Notice of Race

01st March

The Notice of Race for the 2017 National Championship at Brixham has been released. It embraces the new strategy of mixing race lengths in each event. For further details click here to read the n... more

2017 Travellers Trophy rules released

17th January

Due to some confusion over how to calculate the winner o the Belle Isle Trophy last yea, they have now been formalised:

The Lark Travellers Trophy is awarded to sailors who compete in a series of events open to Lark sailors. The purpose is to find the best sailor across a range cond... more

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Helly Hensen/GJW Lark Winter Championship 2016

14th November

For the second year round Staunton Harold (RYA club of the year 2014) hosted the 2016 Lark Winters. The conditions were forecast to be light for the weekend and certainly were!

Race one began with Stuart and Nick Hydon taking the lead narrowly from Harry Pynn /Gemma Cook. During the race the Hydo... more

Universities fleet racing championships

08th November

The Larks proved to be the third most popular choice of boat in the slow handicap at this year’s BUCs fleet racing championships (the only time of the year that universities let their sailors loose in anything more exciting than a Firefly). Durham, Portsmouth and Plymouth all had Lark representative... more

2017 GJW Lark Nationals Entry Now Open

05th November

Entry for the 2017 GJW Lark Nationals has now opened on the Lark Class Website. Register now and pay before Jan 31st to get an Early Bird Discount. As a special incentive to encourage early entry, the Lark Class Owners Association are al... more


Date Event
23 Apr to 23 Apr Open meeting-Travellers Series Frensham Pond SC
29 Apr to 1 May Open meeting-Travellers Series Rock SC
14 May to 14 May Open meeting-Travellers Series Barnt Green SC
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spinnaker pole storage Andrew Ward
18 Apr 17 06:54
advice - James Fletcher
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Help rigging and setting up a Baker Lark Robert Leigh
07 Apr 17 13:23
Round 2 - 2017 Helly Hensen Travellers at South Staffs 1-2 April Stuart Hydon
28 Mar 17 06:06
Looking for a Spinnaker and pole David Oakley
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Dinghy Show 2017 Garry Packer
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Win back the cost of Nationals entry Nigel Hufton
28 Jan 17 15:36
Lark Nationals Steve Cumley
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Nigel Hufton
28 Jan 17 15:35
Race preparing an old Lark Dennis King
15 Jan 17 17:23
Garry Packer
20 Jan 17 15:55
2017 Open Meetings Richard Abendstern
09 Nov 16 19:25
Nigel Denchfield
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