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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 ISAF World Match Racing Tour.

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

Qualification:

All events are open unless stated in the NOR.

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

2019 dates: Entries will open soon

2019 Event  Boats  Venue
31 Aug-1 Sep Harken Youth Match Racing Championships (G3) - Enter online Elliotts WPNSA
7-8 Sept  Marlow Ropes Womens Match Racing Championships (G3) - Enter online Elliotts WPNSA
5-6 Oct Ceilidh Cup Sonars  RN&CYC 
12-13 Oct  RYA National Qualifier 2 - Enter online J80s  QMSC 
15-17 Nov RYA National Championship Grand Final (G3) - Invited entries only, wildcard requests to keelboatracing@rya.org.uk J80s QMSC
30 Nov-1 Dec Moody Decking Schools Championships (*Winner qualifies to Grand Finals 2020) - Enter online Elliotts WPNSA
 2020      
 11-12 Jan 20 Winter Match Racing 1  Elliotts WPNSA
8-9 Feb 20  Winter Match Racing 2  Elliotts WPNSA
7-8 Mar 20  Winter Match Racing 3  Elliotts WPNSA
21-22 Mar 20  Women's Winter Match Racing Championship Elliotts WPNSA 
28-29 Mar 20  Winter Match Racing 4 707s  PEYC (TBC)

Qualification:

2019 events are open unless stated in the NOR.  The NOR for events in 2020 will be published in October 2019 when online entries will also open.

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

 

Online entry notes: Each event will require a new login (this can be the same one), as the entry system does not share information between events.

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