Author: simonhall

Membership Renewals

A quick reminder that your BMBA Membership is due for renewal. The year now runs from the 1st April. The membership form can be found on the Association Documents page of the website * Allows qualification for the Travellers Series * Nationals Pre-requisite» Read more

BM 872 – ASBO For Sale ***SOLD***

It is time for me to try something new. With that in mind ASBO is now for sale. Most of you know her well but for those who don't, she is a Claridge ply boat with a twist. The hull is clad inside and out with glass making for a long low maintenance life» Read more

Moth 818 wins Maidenhead Night Sail

The annual Night Sail has a long history of no wind, and this year was no different. The race crew had plotted a course based on a lovely breeze, but when the time came… Eight boats contested (aka floating slowly and trying not to fall off while roll-tacking),» Read more

Hunts Open 20th to 21st Oct

Final Open Meeting for the 2018 Somerville Series at Hunts SC, Saturday and Sunday 20th-21st October. Briefing Saturday at 10.30, warning signal 10.55. First race Sunday at 11.30. Camping available Saturday night only. B&Bs available in St. Ives.» Read more

New Sail and Carbon Masts for Sale

New Suggit Mylar Sail New Suggit Mylar Sail, only used at this year’s nationals on carbon mast, Bob Suggit had 1st place with this sail in last race at this year’s Nationals................£425.00. Carbon Masts From .............£400.00 Contact» Read more


GRP Reasonable condition, basic controls, New John Claridge rudder stock and tiller extension. Alloy mast. Reasonable sail. With full range of controls this would be a competitive boat. Professionally built by Brian Skinner, for his wife to sail Price:» Read more


GRP Fast Boat at the Nationals, with launching trolley, Little used North Sail, (new for last years nationals, only done 10 races)...........with P & B sail.....£850.00, with North Sail £1150.00. Road Bases from £100 available Ray Andrews: 07966» Read more

BM 810 “Headache” FOR SALE

GRP., with alloy mast and Pinnel and Bax sail, Claridge rudder stock and tiller extension Launching trolley Price: £750.00, Road Bases available from £100.00 Contact Ray Andrews: 07966 560770» Read more

BM 619 Newtitu For Sale ***SOLD***

Wood boat, fitted out with Holt Allen fittings and new control lines. Good foils Nice condition At the moment needs a repair to front forestay due to towing problem, and inside panel of one buoyancy compartment also needs repair. With Pinnel and Bax» Read more

BM 289 Fundi For Sale *** SOLD***

Wood boat, fully professionally refurbished by John Claridge at a cost of £2500.00 Can be set up for stern or centre main . With alloy mast and boom, serviceable Pinnel and BAX Sail, and old style sail, with launching trolley, and cover. Dry stored» Read more