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Parkstone Youth Week: Kuzyk triumphs in Radial fleet

7:00am Friday 16th August 2013

TOP sailing prospect Giles Kuzyk triumphed in the 20-strong Laser Radial fleet by winning all eight counting races in Parkstone Yacht Club’s Youth Week.

London 2012 memories: Macgregor targets Rio 2016

Bournemouth Echo: Lucy and Kate Macgregor

7:00am Thursday 8th August 2013

KATE Macgregor set her sights on Rio 2016 after recalling the “incredible” experience of making her Olympic debut on home waters.

Macgregor makes flying start to match racing series

6:33pm Thursday 23rd May 2013

POOLE’S Olympic star Lucy Macgregor again demonstrated her world-class qualities by winning the first fixture of the inaugural 2013 Women’s International Match Racing Series.

Dorset's Andrew Simpson dies in US sailing accident

Bournemouth Echo: Andrew 'Bart' Simpson

8:44am Friday 10th May 2013

Andrew 'Bart' Simpson, 36, from Dorset, has died after the catamaran he was sailing in turned over in San Fransico Bay and he was trapped underneath. He was was sailing with the Swedish Artemis Racing team ahead of this summer's America's Cup.

Red Coral calls the tune in Lymington race

2:20pm Friday 26th April 2013

The first race of the season for the Lymington X One Design Division was held last Saturday.

Women's sailing returns to Spinnaker Club

2:18pm Friday 26th April 2013

Women’s sailing has just started again at the Ringwood-based Spinnaker Club on Thursday mornings and the sessions are open to people of any ability.

Toby and Ross lead the way at the Spinnaker Laser Open

Bournemouth Echo: CREST OF A WAVE: Class winner Toby Hamer

2:18pm Friday 26th April 2013

Toby Hamer and Ross Mackley were winners in Standard and Radial classes at the Spinnaker Laser Open, the opening event in this year’s South Coast Region Grand Prix series.

Macgregor sisters start out on road to Rio

7:00am Wednesday 3rd April 2013

POOLE sisters Lucy and Kate Macgregor will chart new territory this week when they plot their separate roads to Rio in two new Olympic classes.

Pippa refreshed and ready after well-earned break

7:00am Wednesday 3rd April 2013

IN 2009, Lymington’s Beijing gold medal winner Pippa Wilson decided to take time away from the sport, needing ‘fresh air’ and motivation following her success.

Poole team takes match-race honours

8:00am Friday 4th January 2013

DESPITE some basic first-race errors, Poole Yacht Club’s team went on to dominate the annual Hotel du Vin Commodores’ Challenge 3-0 on New Year’s Day.

Macgregors looking forward to new challenges

7:00am Friday 28th December 2012

POOLE'S Olympic sisters Lucy and Kate Macgregor have set themselves separate new challenges following the break-up of their London games team.

Duo scoop class honours during Poole Winter Series

7:00am Friday 21st December 2012

DYNAMIC duo Rob and Jackie Dobson (Jeronimo) were crowned Class One winners in the Poole Winter Series.

Morgan cleans up at PYRA awards

8:00am Friday 14th December 2012

The Poole Yacht Racing Association had its annual celebration last weekend when 150 members and guests descended on Poole Yacht Club for their awards evening.

Sailing interest soars after Olympic success

7:00am Friday 7th December 2012

WITH the Olympic success of the British sailing team, the interest in sailing in an area such as Poole and Bournemouth is at an all time high.

Rick leaves it late to clinch pursuit title

7:00am Friday 30th November 2012

A LATE burst from the final mark was enough to secure victory for Rick Otten in the Lymington Town charity pursuit race.

Poole club helping produce Olympians of the future

7:00am Friday 26th October 2012

POOLE Yacht Club is doing its bit to nurture the Olympic sailors of the future after holding the first of seven Optimist training days.

Elliot on top at Traveller event

1:17pm Friday 12th October 2012

ELLIOT Kuzyk claimed the topper class honours during the South Coast Traveller circuit’s penultimate event in Poole.

Contessa fleet back home

7:00am Friday 28th September 2012

THE Contessa 32 and 26 classes returned to their Lymington roots for the national championships.

Duo claim ISO national crown

7:00am Friday 21st September 2012

WINNING combination John Gill and Juliette Daniels took the ISO national title with six firsts from seven races in Christchurch Bay at the weekend.

Atkinson claims Poole Laser title

7:00am Friday 7th September 2012

Parkstone’s Michael Atkinson was the runaway winner of the Laser class at Poole Week.

Poole duo claim silver at GP14 World Championships

8:00am Friday 24th August 2012

POOLE Yacht Club’s Matt Burge and Richard Wagstaff returned home with a silver medal from the GP14 World Championships at Looe.

Date and Wincer seal Grand Prix win

7:00am Friday 17th August 2012

RS800 sailors James Date and Toby Wincer didn’t put a foot wrong to win races one to five at the Royal Lymington Yacht Club-hosted GUL Grand Prix.

Tapper's crew claim national J 109 title

9:00am Friday 10th August 2012

STEVEN Tapper and his crew from Parkstone Yacht Club clinched the J 109 UK National Championships and the coveted J-Cup.

Duo's 'victory' flagged up

7:00am Friday 3rd August 2012

Drama during the first and last races of the Osprey Nationals saw defeat snatched from the jaws of victory for Poole Yacht Club’s Andy Barker and Mike Atkinson.

Local clubs get into the Olympic spirit

7:00am Friday 27th July 2012

SAILING clubs across the region celebrated the forthcoming OIympic Games by throwing their collective weight behind the RYA’s Push The Boat Out day.

Tyrell takes the honours at Hawk 20 Nationals

7:00am Friday 20th July 2012

CHRISTCHURCH Sailing Club’s Tim Tyrrell won the 18th Hawk 20 Nationals at his home club over the weekend.

Sailing: Clewers claim first prize with hat-trick

7:00am Friday 13th July 2012

POOLE Yacht Club’s Bob and Margaret Clewer used boat speed and local knowledge to win all three races at the annual Yachting World Dayboat Open meeting.

Round to remember in tough Wight wind

7:00am Friday 6th July 2012

THIS week’s report is a first-hand account of the biggest yacht race in the world, as I join the trophy-winning crew of an MG27 named ‘Mojito’.

Duo top podium in Osprey Open

7:00am Friday 29th June 2012

POOLE Yacht Club members Pete Frith and Martin Cooney are back on the top of the local Osprey Open podium after an eight-year absence.

Flack is queen of Toppers at Parkstone

7:00am Friday 22nd June 2012

SPINNAKER Sailing Club’s Rhiannon Flack took the honours at the Parkstone Yacht Club Topper Open.

Mussel too strong for Contender rivals

7:00am Friday 15th June 2012

HIGHCLIFFE sailor Simon Mussel took the Contender honours in round seven of the BCA Traveller’s Series which joined Lasers for a joint Open event in Christchurch Bay.

Rogers claims spoils at Parkstone Regatta

7:00am Friday 8th June 2012

ALEX Rogers racked up eight wins to claim the overall prize at the International Paints Poole Regatta.

A round-up of the action at the Party at Parkstone event

Bournemouth Echo: FLEET-ING VISIT: The RS200 dingies in action during the Party at Parkstone event. Picture by David Harding

12:07pm Friday 25th May 2012

POOLE father and daughter team Duncan and Kirsten Glen led the RS200 dinghy fleet from start to finish during race one of the Party at Parkstone event.

Poole Regatta set to be the biggest for many years

12:09pm Friday 25th May 2012

With just a week-and-a-half to go, entries for the International Paints Poole Regatta are flooding in.






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