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Jun 17, 3 weeks ago

2015 Europeans NOR and Entries

The Notice of Race is available for the 2015 Europeans to be sailed at Batavia Sailing Centre in the Netherlands.

From Tuesday August 25 to Sunday August 30.

Download the Notice of Race.

Enter online before July 9th for 300 EUR.

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Apr 6, 3 months ago

2015 NSW Moth State Championships

2015 NSW Moth State Championships

Josh McKnight from from the Royal Prince Alfred YC handled the 9 to 12 knot SSW wind best on day one of the NSW Moth State Championship at Gosford on Good Friday.

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Mar 31, 3 months ago

Olive

Olive

The current International moth is a result of merging two separate but similar historical developments. The first occurred in Australia in 1928 when Len Morris built a cat rigged (single sail) flat bottomed scow to sail on Andersons’ Inlet at Inverloch, a seaside resort, 130km from Melbourne.

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Mar 31, 3 months ago

Franks Foiler

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By 1970 I had been interested in hydrofoils for some time as a
member of the Amateur Yacht Research Society, and I had made several
successful sailing models. It occurred to me that any high performance
racing dinghy should make a good platform for adding hydrofoils.

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Mar 31, 3 months ago

Brett Foils

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I found these photos – they are from 2001 and this is Brett Burvill’s boat,
the first time a modern skiff went ‘two legging it’

The front foil was laminated on – no wand, no flap, no angle of attack control !

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Mar 31, 3 months ago

Len Morris

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The following are actual (gif) image copies of an original document typed by Len Morris
around 1963 on International Moth Class History.

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Mar 31, 3 months ago

Home Builders

Home Builders

A list of some resources for Home builders:

Facebook Moth Homebuilders

http://archive.moth-sailing.org/history/home_build

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Mar 30, 3 months ago

Get Involved in the New Website

The IMCA Website is currently being overhauled to make it more useful to International Moth Community and New sailors looking to join the class.

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Mar 30, 3 months ago

Buying a Moth

Buying a Moth

If you are looking to buy an International Moth for sale mothmart.com is the place. All equipment has been placed in to convenient categories to help you find what you are looking for.

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Feb 15, 5 months ago

Peter Burling 2015 World Champion

Peter Burling 2015 World Champion

Peter Burling (NZL), who turned 24 on January 1, leaves Sorrento with the McDougall + McConaghy 2015 International Moth World Championship title.

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