23 Sigma 38s, 19 in IRC 2D and 4 in ISCRS 4D will be on the start line for the annual Round the Island Race! Competitors include With Alacrity, last year's winners, Jedi, all the way from Belgium, and Mouflon Noir, competing for the first time. With a slightly later start than usual and sunny conditions predicted it will be a great day out. The shoreside supporters of the fleet encourage all boats to register
Published 12:45 on 19 Jun 2014
After the Nationals we are very keen to get feedback as our thoughts turn to planning for 2015. Your Class Committee have put together a short survey and we are keen to hear the views of everyone who competed this year or might be interested in sailing a future Nationals. Please take 5 mins to complete by clicking on this link . The survey is open until 23rd June.
Published 21:43 on 18 Jun 2014
Sigma 38s are certainly alive and more than kicking north of the border too! Margaret and Howard Morrison's Enigma is the winner of the IRC Scottish Championships in Class 2. This is despite only racing with four crew over the weekend! Many congratulations to Enigma - keep the Sigma 38 flag flying up there! For details see Enigma wins Spinlock prize
Published 10:12 on 11 Jun 2014
The Three Peaks Yacht Race, one of the oldest and most extreme multi sport races in the world, starts tomorrow, Saturday 7th June at 15:30. And two Sigma 38s Rho and Mistral of St. Helier join the 15 boat fleet taking part in this gruelling challenge. As this isn’t an IRC race, the 150% sail is on board, along with the rowing rigs and the sweeps - when
Published 16:29 on 6 Jun 2014
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Published 09:46 on 30 May 2014
After an incredibly closely fought battle with Persephone, With Alacrity just had the edge to make them the 2014 Sigma 38 National Champions. Their performance was a joy to watch. Click on the link for a full round up of all the results and a link to the aerial photography. We want to encourage everyone to send in reports and photos of their personal nationals. And as soon as we've had
Published 18:12 on 26 May 2014
Weather better than forecast, great racing and fun socials - what's not to like. There is a discard to come out of this
Published 17:53 on 25 May 2014
The 2014 Sigma 38 National Championships will see the largest entry this century. The Cowes Corinthian Yacht Club will host the class over the second May Bank Holiday. Nineteen Sigma 38s, including Christophe Declercq's Jedi from Belgium, are heading to Cowes for an action packed weekend of racing ensuring the championships are one of the largest attended UK Nationals. Chairman Nigel Goodnew said "I am delighted so many
Published 11:38 on 20 May 2014
After the disappointment of Saturday's race to Yarmouth being abandoned due to lack of wind and big tides competitors were treated to a champagne sailing Sunday with glorious sunshine and a lovely breeze. Panda Nova was first Sigma 38 home and was second in IRC5. Panda's crew included two Panda cubs, Anna and Andrew Gordon's two children. Gallant was second with Bellerophon third out of the 5 competing Sigma 38s. Congratulations to you all!
Published 15:39 on 18 May 2014
Entries for the Sigma 38 National Championships are flooding in thick and fast. The discounted entry ends on Monday 19th May so make sure you get your entry in. To enter log into the website and go to http://www.sigma38.co.uk/events . Fill in the notice of race and send your payment both for the event and the evening dinners.
Published 13:20 on 9 May 2014