Contact the Solent Area

President: Dan Shaw
Secretary: Marion Shirley

Solent Area website

More about the Solent Area

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. The Solent OGA enjoys running rallies and races in these waters.

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Solent Area Events

22 Jul 2017 to 6 Aug 2017

The OGA is planning a summer cruise 'South by South West' in 2017. Register interest now and we will build the programme to fit numbers and starting ports.

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28 Jul 2017 to 31 Jul 2017

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.

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6 Aug 2017

Short notice to you but here is an event that you may be very interested in attending.

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12 Aug 2017 to 13 Aug 2017

The 2017 rally at Bembridge is in August

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25 Aug 2017 to 27 Aug 2017

This event is organised by the Swanwick, Bursledon & Warsash Regatta Committee and to which the Solent Gaffers always receive a very warm welcome and this year the theme for the event is ' CLASSIC MOVIES '

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1 Sep 2017

Come to Cowes again in September  2017 and join in the Solent Gaffers Annual Race and Rally

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15 Sep 2017 to 24 Sep 2017

Back for its 49th year, the Southampton Boat Show returns 15 - 24 September 2017.

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16 Sep 2017 to 17 Sep 2017

The Royal Southern Yacht Club is again organising the Hamble Classics event for 2017

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30 Sep 2017

A last chance for a sailing get together in Yarmouth - always a lovely event to end the season.

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16 Aug 2018 to 19 Aug 2018

We'll be celebrating our 55th Anniversary next year in true gaffer style. Provisional programme now available here - and the opportunity to express your interest.

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