Solent Gaffers

THE SOLENT AREA OF THE OGA

Newsletter Archive

For those Solent Gaffers who know and like Bembridge Harbour here is a link to their latest May edition Newsletter 'On The Wind ' to see whats going on.

Read about the Solent Fitting Out lunch at Shoreham last Saturday

Plymouth Classic Boat Rally 2017 has sadly been cancelled for this year. But we plan to re-launch this heritage event next year when new sponsors can be secured. But as far as the sail "South' b' Sou' West" fleet is concerned all is sorted  ........ read on

Some of the Solent Gaffers had such a good week last year we are again encouraged to come to the Cowes Classics Week  17th to 21st July 2017

Read about who won trophies at this year's AGM in London

The Solent Gaffers are again invited to come to the Open Air Boat Blessing Service in Cowes with the Holy Trinity Church on Sunday 30th April 2017.

Solent

Welcome  

The Solent Area covers the south coast of England from Brighton to Weymouth and includes the Isle of Wight.
Chichester Harbour provides a unique area of safe sailing and anchoring. There are main channels feeding inland to Emsworth, Bosham and to Chichester.
While Poole Harbour towards the west side of the area offers quiet anchorages near to marinas and a busy town
In between these the main area of the Solent offers a wide variety of places to visit and spend time to explore.
Take a while to browse our pages of Events, News and Features to see what is happening and the interesting things and adventures our members get up to sailing in the Solent and beyond.

We have just launched  our Facebook group and page - check out the details HERE  on our website News Page

THE 2017  SOLENT EVENTS CALENDAR can be downloaded just below here.

OGA members are invited to join the Dutch OGA fleet 8 - 13 June, 2017 to mark 350 years since the Battle of Medway, or Battle of Chatham as it's known in the Netherlands. Read on for updates to plans . . .

For those Solent Gaffers who know and like Bembridge Harbour here is a link to their latest May edition Newsletter 'On The Wind ' to see whats going on.

Read about the Solent Fitting Out lunch at Shoreham last Saturday