Solent Gaffers


Newsletter Archive

Read about Joanna Tall's journey to Yarmouth in time for Regatta this year

Ben enjoyed a great weekend at Yarmouth this year

Read about our popular annual Solent event at Yarmouth this year

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

Hope you can come and join us for The Portsmouth Rally

Yarmouth Gaffers Regatta, 2019 - 30 May to 2 June 2019.  Update  You can now register for this event.



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  2019  SOLENT EVENTS CALENDAR can be downloaded just below here.

Scotland President, Gordon Garman and Dave Hart, the new Trailer Section representative in Scotland, are keen to invite gaffers to trail their boats to SW Scotland in August, 2019. Read on for full details of this exciting new event for the OGA calendar!

OGA members are warmly invited, once again, to the Annual Swale Match, open to all those with traditional vessels. Entry forms and other information is available here now. Why not join us for this lively event over the weekend 9 - 11 August, 2019?

Read about Joanna Tall's journey to Yarmouth in time for Regatta this year