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Hornet European Championships
16th - 19th August 2014


Important Notes

Race & Social programme To follow


Once again our friends at the Royal Torbay Yacht Club will be hosting our European Championships with sailing taking place in the fickle Tor Bay. Based on recent past experiences (we were here in 1997 and 2007) the sailing area will probably be in the north of the bay, hopefully avoiding the other fleets using the bay sailing from Brixham and Paignton. The English Riviera is the perfect venue for competitors and your families. For a taste of the non-sailing activities and attractions in the area follow this link: The English Riviera.

We have been advised that the Club will be open on Friday 15th August for early arrivals. More details to follow regarding boat and car parking, during and after the event.

Royal Torbay Yacht Club website
RTYC Facebook page 


Getting There

Use this link below to get directions TQ1 2BH

Royal Torbay Yacht Club, 12 Beacon Hill, Torbay, Devon TQ1 2BH

01803 292006


Hotels, B&Bs and Self-catering:

Camping and Caravans: - onsite caravans only

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Important Notes

Association Membership - To sail at the Nationals or Europeans, either the Helm or Crew must be a FULL member of the RYA Hornet Class Association.

Why not avoid the queues on the day and join now, a membership form is available here.

Raffle Prize (deadline now expired) - the winners are:

1 x Genoa McNamara Sails/ - Dean Saxton

1 x Mainsail Exe Sails/ - Strangler

1 x Spinnaker Ullmans Sails/ - Gary Hatlett

Congratulations to the winners of these prizes and our thanks to the very generous sponsorship from Exe sails, McNamara sails and Ullman Sails.

Race & Social  Programme


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