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National Match Racing Series

The RYA National Match Racing Series is a sailors first step towards elite match racing events such as the America's Cup and World Match Racing Tour.

The leading World and British match racers, Ian Williams, Ben Ainslie, Paul Campbell-James, David Carr, Nick Hutton and Lucy MacGregor, began their sailing careers by competing in this series.

Details on the events in the National Match Racing Series and how to enter them online can be found below.

2021 dates: Entries are open  

2021 Events  Boats  Venue
   January to April  Cancelled  due to COVID
10-11 July Summer Match Racing 2 ENTER 707s   Royal Corinthian YC, Burnham-on-Crouch
26-27 June Hyde Sails U19 Championships ENTER Elliotts  WPNSA 
4-5 Sept  Harken Youth Championships ENTER Elliotts  WPNSA
11-12 Sept  Marlow Ropes Women's Championships ENTER Elliotts  WPNSA
2-3 Oct  Summer Match Racing 3 ENTER RS21s  QMSC
9-10 Oct  Summer Match Racing 4 (Ceilidh Cup) ENTER Sonars RN&CYC, Helensburgh
29-31 Oct National Match Racing Grand Finals  RS21s QMSC

Online entry ONLY. Each event will require a new login (this can be the same one), as the entry system does not share information between events.  Crews are also required to enter online once the skipper has had their entry accepted.

Any sailors under the age of 18 are required to ask their parent/guardian to complete this online form.

The Championship Grand Final is for British teams by invitation only.

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