South West Gaffers


The 2018 OGA Photo Competition is open for entries until the end of December. There's been some great weather for photography this season, so submit those best photos for a chance to win.

It's December already! Hurry up and order your OGA Christmas cards now!

In Januray 2018, the first hull of the new OGA dinghy was displayed in London. On display again at Beale Park in June, she sailed for the first time in July at Cardiff Bay OGA55 and joined the OGA55 celebrations on the Isle of Wight in August, sailing in the Solent.

Marion Shirley sailed straight down to Falmouth after the 60th Birthday party event at Yarmouth to join in the send off to those taking part in this year's Golden Globe Race.
The OGA Editor frequently receives book reviews for titles which may be of interest to Members. We will be publishing the most recent ones here - so why not send a review of your favourite read to the Editor?

'Sailing by' continues to carry stories linked with OGA Cruises in Company. It carries updates from OGA fleets cruising in SW England, France, the Netherlands and Scotland along with associated 'tales of sail' including archive video, photos and related nautical writings.

South West Gaffers

Welcome to South West Gaffers

Did you know that you can create galleries to show off photos from OGA events? Browse the recently updated collections, with photos from around the Areas.

Why not come to London in January 2019 to join with other members for the AGM? 

Put the date in the diary to help the Dutch OGA celebrate their 15th anniversary in 2019!