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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.

2021 dates: Entries are open for the Winter Series.
2021 Events  Boats  Venue
9-10 Jan Winter Match Racing 1 -  Enter now Elliotts WPNSA
13-14 Feb Winter Match Racing 2 - Enter now Elliotts WPNSA
6-7 Mar

Winter Match Racing 3 - Enter now

Elliotts WPNSA
13-14 Mar Women's Winter Championship - Enter now Elliotts WPNSA 
27-28 Mar Winter Match Racing 4 RS21 (TBC) TBC Scotland
10-12 Apr BUCS Championships*  Elliotts WPNSA
17-18 Apr Summer Match Racing 1  Sonars/RS21 (TBC)  RN&CYC, Helensburgh 
TBC  Summer Match Racing 2 707s TBC  TBC 
TBC U19 Championships Elliotts  WPNSA 
4-5 Sept  Harken Youth Championships  Elliotts  WPNSA
11-12 Sept  Marlow Ropes Women's Championships Elliotts  WPNSA
2-3 Oct  Summer Match Racing 3 RS21s  QMSC
9-10 Oct  Summer Match Racing 4 (Ceilidh Cup)  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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