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Jun 23, 2 days ago

Mike Lennon takes the lead at the Europeans

Mike Lennon takes the lead at the Europeans

After 9 races, Mike Lennon has taken a 7 point lead over Ben Paton at the 2016 Europeans.

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Jun 22, 4 days ago

Chris Rashley leads 2016 European Championship

World #2 Chris Rashley leads fellow Brits Ben Paton and Mike Lennon after the first day of racing at the 2016 Moth Europeans in Maubuisson, France.

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Jun 20, 6 days ago

Bermuda to host 2018 World Championships

Bermuda to host 2018 World Championships

The International Moth Class Association (IMCA) today announced that Bermuda will be host to the 2018 Moth World Championship slated for May of that year.

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Jun 4, 3 weeks ago

Paul Goodison wins 2016 YANMAR Moth Worlds

YANMAR Moth Worlds 2016 held from May 23rd to May 29th in Hayama, Japan was closing today.
On the last race day, May 29, only one race was held. Paul Goodison from UK kept his lead and became the new champion.

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Jun 17, 1 year 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, 1 year 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, 1 year 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, 1 year 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, 1 year 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, 1 year 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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