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Not just an AGM, but the OGA55 Anniversary party! Why not come to London in January to join with other members for the AGM and our OGA55 party! Read on for full details.

Get ready for the Christmas rush and order your OGA Christmas cards now!

The OGA has eight trophies awarded annually to members from any Area. Nominations are accepted from any OGA Member. Read on for a full list of trophies and contact details of our Trophy Secretary.

Now is the time to start thinking about this year's photo competition. All entries must be submitted online. Read on for more details and links to the submission forms and guidance notes for 2017.

'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.

Many OGA members keep blogs and other online records of their restoration projects, racing and cruising activites. We list them here for others to share. If you have a blog or online tale to share, contact the Editor.

East Coast Gaffers gathered at Walton & Frinton Yacht Club for the Area AGM on Saturday 11 November, 2017.

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.

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

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    Editor's update: 16 November 2017

    The OGA newsletter, Gaffers Log, was posted to Members today, so look out for your copy over the weekend! Be sure to order your OGA Christmas cards and, now the evenings are dark, sort out your photos and enter the Photo Competition. It's also time to submit nominations for the Association awards. Find updates from some of our summer events in the News listings and new photos in our Galleries section. The OGA is always keen to welcome new members, so why not think of joining us?

    OGA Editor
    OGA Membership Secretary