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2017 Nationals Video reports from Torquay

View all the latest video reports on the 2017 Nationals here:

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCZzrCtM3zXktYq7cdUmPw2Q

Friday, July 14, 2017

Hon. Treasurer

Honourable Treasurer

To all members, Dave Walford, our Honourable Treasurer is stepping down at this year’s A.G.M after…

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Notice of Proposed Rule Amendments received for discussion at the AGM

In accordance with the Constitution of the National Solo Class Association, the following proposed Rule Amendments have …

Sunday, June 18, 2017

Notice of AGM on 10th July - Torquay

Notice is hereby given that the National Solo Class Association 2017 Annual General Meeting, will be on Monday 10th July…

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Current Nationals Entries

Enter here: https://webcollect.org.uk/solosailing/event/nationals-2017

Entries(63) as at 31st May

 

Ala…

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Spring Championship

Oxford Sailing Club welcomed 63 National Solos to Farmoor Reservoir on Saturday 29th April to contest the Spring Champio…

Monday, May 1, 2017

Pete Mitchell cycles Lands End to John O'Groats raising awareness and funds for Mind

One of our leading Solo sailors Pete Mitchell just cycled Lands End to John O'Groats raising awareness and funds for Min…

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Nations Cup Entry Closes 30th April.

You must pre-enter The Nations Cup. 

 

Entries must be made on the website: www.kzrvhollandia.nl . Entry closes on 30 …

Saturday, April 15, 2017

Nationals 2017 - Current Entries

Enter here: https://webcollect.org.uk/solosailing/event/nationals-2017

Entries(40) as at 31st May

 

Ala…

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Cumbley wins Noble Marine Winter Championship

Noble Marine Winter Championship 2017

Draycote Water S.C. 25th February

After some careful consideration the NSCA co…

Sunday, February 26, 2017

Goes ahead

The forecast for Saturday is currently averaging 18-22mph which will provide great conditions for racing. While the fore…

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Noble Marine Winter Championship Preview

This Saturday sees the season opener for the National Solo fleet as we contest the Noble Marine Winter Championship.

Dr…

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

2017 Hamble Warming Pan

The Solo Class have been invited to this event being hosted by the Hamble River SC, on the 18 & 19 March
Entry detai…

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

2017 Preview

Another Jam-Packed Season Ahead for the National Solo Class

The 2017 calendar of events in in place, the Solos have be…

Friday, February 17, 2017

RYA Dinghy Show

 

UPDATE - a huge thanks to all who responded and we are now fully manned!

Are you a keen Solo Sailor?

Do you want to…

Monday, February 6, 2017

Change to Coaching

Tony Thresher stepped down as Coaching Co-ordinator at the end of 2016 and we have a new team in place.

Mark and Linda …

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Dinghy Rope are the new Midland Area Sponsors for 2017

I'm very pleased to announce that Dinghy Rope have agreed to sponsor the Midland Series in 2017.

The series will be c…

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

National Solo Review 2016

National Solo Review 2016

It has been another memorable season for the National Solo Class and with 2017 fast approachi…

Sunday, January 1, 2017

Chris Brown wins the new North Sail

 

Despite a reasonable forecast the wind failed to materialise at the EOS 16 and after waiting until 12.30pm we calle…

Sunday, December 11, 2016

EOS this Saturday

National Solo Class EOS 16 Preview

This Saturday is, suitably, the National Solo Class End Of Season Championship and …

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Rooster Midland Series Winner !

Who won the Midland series......

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Not him......Guess who...... 

  

 

The 2016 Midland Series Winner ! Mr Brown. 

Friday, November 25, 2016

Future Championship Venues

The International Sailing Centre, Medemblik will once again host the Nation's Cup for the National Solo class in 2017. T…

Friday, November 18, 2016

UPDATE EOS Prize Draw for North Sail

North Sails Super Series 2016 EOS

December 10 Oxford S.C.

In light of the postponement of the EOS due to light winds…

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

2016 Rooster Midland Series - Results Published

2016 Rooster Midland Series - Results Published

 

Congratulations to Chris Brown for winning the series and Bob Suggit…

Monday, October 24, 2016

2016 Rooster Midland Series - Only Solo Class members will receive series prizes.

Please note, the Midland Series is run by the Solo Class Association. You should be a member of the association to enter…

Monday, October 10, 2016

Is Chris Brown set to win the 2016 Rooster Midland Series

2016 Rooster Midland Series

 

With one event to go it looks like Chris Brown is set to win the 2016 Rooster Midland Se…

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

The 2016 Rooster Midland Series Prize Giving will be at the EOS.

The 2016 Rooster Midland Series Prize Giving will be at the EOS at Oxford. 

Monday, October 3, 2016

No change to the National Solo (after extensive investigation)

To all members.

You will now be aware that we, the NSCA committee have been exploring some possible alterations to the …

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Andy Davis wins HARKEN Inlands, Patrick Burns wins Solo 6000

HARKEN National Solo Inland Championship 2016

Pre Event Coaching

Friday 16th September dawned cloudy and wet at Rutlan…

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Rooster Midland Series starts again at Notts County this weekend

Rooster Midland Series starts again at Notts County this weekend.

 

The Rooster Midland Series starts again at Notts C…

Monday, September 5, 2016

Brits on tour

Seven British Solo sailors went to Holland..... 

 

More Info click here.

Dutch Nationals Results.

Monday, September 5, 2016

Incorporating The Vintage Championship, Draw for Solo 6000 and a Band!

There are just under 3 weeks until the 2016 Harken Inland Championship at Rutland.

This event looks to be truly memorab…

Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Celebration Event Postponement

The forecast for this weekends Celebration event has taken a turn for the worse.

XC weather currently shows 18-29 gusts…

Thursday, August 18, 2016

60th Anniversary Party This Weekend

This weekend is the Celebration of the National Solo Event and Party The NOR has been posted in the events section. The …

Monday, August 15, 2016

Open Dutch Championship - More info.....

 

Open Dutch Championship

Organised by STICHTING WESTEINDER ZEILWEDSTRIJDEN (WZW)

in conjunction with the Roya…

Thursday, August 4, 2016

New Southern Area Rep

I am pleased to advise that Nick Bonner has kindly agreed to take over as the Southern Area Rep, with immediate effect.

Thursday, August 4, 2016

The Band is Booked!

With three weeks left until the "Celebration of the National Solo Party" at Draycote Water 20/21 August there are curren…

Saturday, July 30, 2016

SUPERSPA

Raceday 1 Sponsored by ROOSTER

Plas Heli Commodore Bob Lowe welcomed around 80 Solo sailors to the wonderful new sailin…

Saturday, July 23, 2016

Possible National Solo Alterations.

All NSCA members with email addresses have received an online survey. We have had approximately 350 replies, If you have…

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

83 Pre-entries

There are just eleven days until the Superspars National Solo UK Championship kicks off at Pwllheli, North Wales.

Plas …

Wednesday, July 6, 2016

Rooster Midland Series , Midland SC record turn out.

Midland SC, record turn out for their 2016 Rooster Open.

 

 

Many thanks to Midland SC and Mark for organising a fa…

Monday, July 4, 2016

HOW TO CHECK IF I AM A PAID UP MEMBER OF THE ASSOCIATION

When taking out a subscription in WebCollect you need to follow this up with the payment. Either a bank transfer or a ch…

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

June 30th Deadline

There are only 4 days left until the deadline for being eligible for inclusion into the Solo 6000 Draw ends.

You have t…

Monday, June 27, 2016

Kev Hall leads the 2016 Rooster Midland Series after 5 rounds.

Kev Hall is leading the way in the 2016 Rooster Midland Series after 5 rounds.

 

The 2016 series is hotting up, Stuart…

Monday, June 13, 2016

Northampton Open NOR and SI added.

Northampton NOR and SI, click here to view. 

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Have we got it right this time!

Hi all, we have a revised format which will hopefully be acceptable to as many members as possible.

There seems to be a…

Thursday, May 19, 2016

2 bids

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M7 Vario Superspars Mast and B1 Boom    Brand New

Superspars have donated two masts and two booms …

Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Nation's Cup Report

Fifty six Solos' made it to the line for race 1 of the Nation's Cup, hosted by Medemblik Sailing Centre. There were some…

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

SUPERSPAR Nationals

SUPERSPARS National Solo 60th Anniversary UK Championship Pwllheli 17-22 July

With only two weeks remaining until the E…

Friday, April 15, 2016

Holland NOR - Entry closes 19th April

For those going to the Nations cup in Holland. 

Notice of race for Nations Cup. 

Note the entry closes on the 19th Apr…

Monday, April 11, 2016

Jim Gates

"It is with great sadness that I have to advise the class of the recent death of Jim Gates, the class's Technical Adviso…

Wednesday, April 6, 2016

Notice for submission of Rule Changes

The membership is hereby advised that any Rule Change submissions need to be received in writing by the Class Secretary …

Sunday, April 3, 2016

Banbury Open

Chris Brown 2016 Banbury Open meeting winner.

Chris has just won the first event of the 2016 Rooster Midland Series at …

Saturday, April 2, 2016

Cumbley secures title

 

The Noble Marine Solo Winter Championship was held on Saturday 19th march in perfect 'winter' conditions, one month…

Monday, March 21, 2016

Chew Valley

One month has passed since the Noble Marine National Solo Winter Championship was postponed but the re-scheduled event i…

Wednesday, March 16, 2016

For the Nation's Cup 2016

Iain Mcgregor has managed secure 10% discount on PO Ferries for the forthcoming Nation's Cup in Medemblik, Holland.  Apr…

Monday, March 14, 2016

Training Days

Organised Training Days

Maidenhead S.C. 17th April

Lead Coach Derek Jackman

Notts County S.C. 12th March

Postponed u…

Monday, March 7, 2016

Spring Cup at Medemblik

Spring Cup at Medemblik, 22nd 24th April, are you going ? as at 2nd March there are 30 Solo already entered 22 of them B…

Wednesday, March 2, 2016

Rooster Midland Series

Hopefully you have had a good winter and are all fit and ready for the new season.

The start of the 2016 Rooster Midlan…

Wednesday, March 2, 2016

Winder boats

Dave Winder from Winder boats has informed us that National Solo 6000 is now being fitted out ready for display at the R…

Thursday, February 25, 2016

SATURDAY 19TH MARCH

The Noble Marine Winter Championship has been re-scheduled for Saturday 19th March. The event will be hosted by Chew Val…

Wednesday, February 17, 2016

Celebrating the National Solo

It Has Been a Bit Quiet

It seems an age since my last report, and while many Classes have used the Winter season and …

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

THE HAMBLE WARMING PAN

I have now received word from Hamble River Sailing Club that we are indeed invited to this prestigious event, sailed on …

Thursday, February 4, 2016

Entry Opens

NATIONAL SOLO 60TH ANNIVERSARY UK CHAMPIONSHIP

SPONSORED BY SUPER SPARS

Hosted by Pwllheli Sailing Club at the Welsh N…

Thursday, January 28, 2016

New rep required

As previously mentioned on the old website I will be standing down at the next committee meeting after the Winter Champs…

Sunday, January 17, 2016

Site launched

Happy New Year and welcome to the new National Solo Class website

It has been a long course with more than a few dodgy …

Saturday, January 2, 2016

Login email is aligned with WebCollect

Hello everyone. As you will have noticed we have gone live with a new website.

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I'm going to put a bl…

Saturday, January 2, 2016

North Sails continued support of the NSCA

Following on from the success of the Super Series 2015 where the ten events chosen saw an average of 50 entries and 38…

Saturday, December 12, 2015

The magazine for members, by members.

The latest 48 page Solo Specific magazine will be with you in a few weeks. Features include articles from Andy Davis on …

Sunday, November 22, 2015

Vintage Nationals 2016

National Solo Vintage Championship 60th Anniversary Event

A Celebration of the National Solo Dinghy

Venue: Draycote Wa…

Saturday, November 21, 2015

NSCA PRIZE DRAW 2016

WIN National Solo 6000

This is your chance to win a brand new National Solo. Simply join the N.S.C.A as a full member b…

Saturday, November 21, 2015

Roger Gravatt reports on his recent visit

I recently had reason to visit Selden Masts Ltd at Gosport and took the opportunity to obtain an update on the Company's…

Monday, September 21, 2015

The Nigel Pusinelli Trophy Day 2

It is day 2 of the Nigel Pusinelli Trophy, organized by the National Solo Class Association and run by WPNSA here in Wey…

Monday, September 21, 2015

The Nigel Pusinelli Trophy Day 1

Despite the WPNSA fears that no-one would turn up a fantastic fleet of 48 National Solos’ arrived at the home of British…

Monday, September 21, 2015

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