Solent Gaffers

THE SOLENT AREA OF THE OGA

Newsletter Archive

Crossfields of Arnside are one of most significant builders on the OGA Boat Register. Their boats may still be found sailing around the UK coasts as well as North America and the Mediterranean.

For those Solent Gaffers who know and like Bembridge Harbour here is a link to their latest September edition Newsletter 'On The Wind ' to see whats going on.

Briliant weather again this year for relaxing and having fun at the Bursledon Regatta

65 Gaffers were on the start line in the 60th Solent Annual Race, 18 August 2018.

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 think about who deserves a trophy for 2018.

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 ' AUSTRALIA -Down-Under '

Solent

Welcome  

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. There are main channels feeding inland to Emsworth, Bosham and to Chichester.
While Poole Harbour towards the west side of the area offers quiet anchorages near to marinas and a busy town
In between these the main area of the Solent offers a wide variety of places to visit and spend time to explore.
Take a while to browse our pages of Events, News and Features to see what is happening and the interesting things and adventures our members get up to sailing in the Solent and beyond.

We can also find us on our Facebook group and page - check out the details HERE  on our website News Page

THE  DEFINITIVE 2018  SOLENT EVENTS CALENDAR can be downloaded just below here.

OGA members are invited to join the Maritime Heritage Friends visit to London's newest maritime heritage centre at Trinity Buoy Wharf, 6 October, 2018.

For those Solent Gaffers who know and like Bembridge Harbour here is a link to their latest September edition Newsletter 'On The Wind ' to see whats going on.

Briliant weather again this year for relaxing and having fun at the Bursledon Regatta