ISC 2024 Regatta Report (Crystal Trophy)

ISC 2024 Regatta Report (Crystal Trophy)

One sure sign that we are well and truly in the middle of summer is the sailing of the Itchenor Regatta, along with associated bunting, teas and families making the club a busy and happy environment on regatta day. The Sunbeams sail for the Crystal trophy and 12 boats...

May/June 2024 Newsletter

May/June 2024 Newsletter

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2024 Leith Trophy

2024 Leith Trophy

Sunbeams enjoy boisterous conditions in Hayling Bay Your on-the-water-reporter was on hand on Saturday the 1st of June for the Sunbeam double header of two back-to-back races for the Leith trophy, also incorporating two races towards the Fleury Jug series. On...

March 2024 Newsletter

March 2024 Newsletter

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January 2024 Newsletter

January 2024 Newsletter

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December 2023 Newsletter

December 2023 Newsletter

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2023 McMeekin Results

2023 McMeekin Results

The 2023 McMeekin results were based on the outcome of 52 qualifying races with 20 results to count. For 2023, the class had agreed to exclude the results from Itchenor Keelboat Week (V5). The top two boats (Danny and Sky) were separated by a 10 point margin, having...

New Sunbeam Launched in Centenary Year

New Sunbeam Launched in Centenary Year

Itchenor, 15th September 2023 – The Solent Sunbeam Class, known for its rich history and enduring elegance, continues to flourish with the launch of the magnificent GRP Solent Sunbeam V74 Odyssey. A Symbol of Optimism and Heritage As she slipped into the water by...

Sunbeam Centenary Regatta Report

Sunbeam Centenary Regatta Report

The largest ever gathering of Sunbeams took part in a Regatta celebrating their 100 years of racing from the 7-9 June at Itchenor Sailing Club.  The Sunbeam was designed by the celebrated yacht designer, Alfred Westmacott in 1922 and is considered by many to be his...