Dan Batty shines at Topper Worlds

More success for Dorchester’s young sailors as Dan Batty finished the Topper Worlds in 17th place out of 156 boats, making him one of the best placed members of the British National squad.

This week sees 3 young Dorchester ladies at the Laser 4.7 nationals (after only one day’s rest from the NSSA) and next week Dan is back in action at the Topper Nationals.

Dorchester young sailors at National Schools regatta

5 Dorchester sailors competed as part of the Oxfordshire team at the National Schools Sailing Association National regatta this week. Completing 11 races over 5 days they took 4th, 8th, 10th and 17th in the 34 strong Laser 4.7 fleet and 13th in Rookie Toppers. An important contribution to what may be Oxfordshire’s best result in years.

Dorchester Win Thames Shield

Congratulations to the Dorchester team on winning the Thames Shield in a series of races against Abingdon and Henley sailing clubs. Just a few of the team are pictured above. A big thank you to everyone who contributed to make the day such a success.