© Jenny Ball

GJW Direct Marconi Open Meeting Report

14th June

With clear blue skies and forecasted winds of between 14 - 18 knots, Marconi SC on the east coast was definitely the right place to be sailing a lark for the weekend.


As most people know, the Blackwater Estuary is also renowned for its mud, it also has strong tides! With a strong flooding tide ... more

© Harry Pynn

Carnac Report

13th June

27th 30th May 2017

Day 1

72 dinghies, made up of Merlins, Scorpions, National 12s, Enterprises and 13 Larks made the pilgrimage to Carnac this year, putting little boats on big boats and heading south! The reward was the perfect Brittany blue sky day for some serious race preparation for... more

GJW Direct Lark Inlands at Rutland Notice of Race

05th June

Rutland Inlands NoR... more

Marconi Open 10-11 June

05th June

We return to the East Coast on 10-11 June, a popular event last year. Camping is cheap (5 a night on Friday and Saturday). There will be 7 races on varied courses. Breakfast and lunch will be served each day, with a sit-down two-course evening meal (pre-order at registration - 8) on Saturday. The ... more

© Bob Suggit

Barnt Green Open 2017

23rd May

Visitors from Stewartby and South Staffs joined Barnt Green Larks for the annual open on Sunday.
A brisk breeze and bright sunshine made for perfect conditions.
Race one saw Chris White come through the fleet to win, followed by Nigel and Fiona Denchfield and Ollie Ridgeway and Rachel Jennings.
... more

© Harry Pynn

Larks at Rock

06th May

May Bank holiday saw the first sea open of the Lark season at Rock, sponsored by GJW Direct. To keep things interesting, 14 races were sailed on 3 different course types.

On Saturday, the fleet sailed over the Doom Bar to find a lumpy sea and building breeze. Nigel Hufton and Matt Wood started as... more

Fixtures

Date Event
24 Jun to 25 Jun Inlands-Travellers Series Rutland SC
15 Jul to 16 Jul Open meeting-Travellers Series Lee-on-Solent SC
12 Aug to 15 Aug National Championship-Travellers Series Brixham YC
All fixtures

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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

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