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Classic Boat Awards, 2019 are open for voting. Take a look at the full nomination lists, including some boats in the OGA online boat register, belonging to OGA members.

We hear from Bob Aylott at MyClassicBoat that the YouTube channel has just smashed through the 2 million viewers mark!

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.

Brian Hammett, old friend, staunch supporter and stalwart of the OGA at both national and local level crossed the bar on Thursday 20 September, 2018. His funeral took place in Ipswich on 10th October and his widow Lorna delivered a moving eulogy entitled "Life of Brian"

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.