News The winds blow and the girls go....!


The winds blow and the girls go....!

Feb 2000
so says Lucy Burn organiser of the 2003 GBR Women’s Dinghy Sailing Championships sailed at Hayling Island SC last weekend – a weekend when the coastguard announced a force 9 imminent on the emergency channel and the Isle of Weight hovercraft suspended sailings in the Solent. But the 420 women were in excellent form, in their element in great 420 conditions, with 5 of the 6 top placed being 420s and the 5th placed being two well-known 420 sailors sailing a 470! Amelia Hughes of Royal Corinthian SC and Lesley Bannister of South Cerney SC were crowned Women’s Dinghy Sailing Champions 2006.
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2006 RYA Women's Dinghy Championships