Bristol Channel

Gaffers on the run, Cardiff Bay, Viv Head

Contact the Bristol Channel Area

President: charlieandsueharris [at] hotmail [dot] com (subject: Message%20from%20the%20OGA%20website) (Charlie Harris)
Secretary: bcsec [at] oga [dot] org [dot] uk (subject: Bristol%20Channel%20Area%20of%20the%20OGA) (David Botterill)

More about the Bristol Channel Area

The Bristol Channel area covers some 300 miles of coastline, with sailing ranging from the open sea of the outer channel to the sheltered waters of the estuaries.

Weekly Gaffers Night in Cardiff Bay

The Bristol Channel OGA fleet enjoys an informal sail followed by a drink in the Cardiff Bay Yacht Club bar. Starts at 18.00 (or for some retired members, even earlier) Thursday evenings from May until September.

Bristol Channel Area Events

23 Jun 2018 to 30 Jun 2018

Boats, crews and campers are warmly invited to join the biennial Seafair Haven, 23 - 30 June 2018, sailing and enjoying Pembrokeshire's National Park with local hosts in the Milford Haven Waterway.

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20 Jul 2018 to 22 Jul 2018

The Bristol Channel Area of the OGA will be hosting a three-day event as part of the OGA55 celebrations in 2018. Read on for provisional plans and a short video from young gaffer, Tom.

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11 Aug 2018 to 19 Aug 2018

We'll be celebrating our 55th Anniversary next year in true gaffer style. Find out more about the two rallies, and express your interest, in order to help the organisers in their planning.

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11 Aug 2018 to 15 Aug 2018

Provisional plans are available here for the OGA55 Dinghy and Small Boat Rally, 11 - 15 August, which is a 'feeder event' to the main Anniversary Rally, 16 - 19 August, 2018.

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16 Aug 2018 to 19 Aug 2018

Provisional programme now available here for the main Anniversary Rally, 16 - 19 August, 2018.

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