All those still considering entering please note the entry close date of the 10th August as per the NOR. Anyone turning up on Thursday 16th August expecting to enter is very likely going to be refused entry.

Any potential competitor needs to complete the online entry form only. Once this is complete the club can contact them directly via email to firm up plans.


At vast expense we've hired a top model to show off this year's Osprey Nationals clothing. Big choice of products, from T Shirts to polos to hoodies, vest tops, etc etc. All supplied by Azure Logo Embroidery. If you order before 9th August, your clothing should be made up and delivered straight to you at the Osprey Nationals, ready to wear. Products can be made up with your sail number and boat name, as well as the Osprey Sailing, and Osprey Nationals 2018 branding. Big choice of colours as well as of clothing products. Look out for our special artwork on the back.

Gerald Iddon an old Osprey Salt celebrated his 80th birthday on Wednesday the 9th Dec 2015. The celebration started with a party on Saturday 5th Dec, several old Osprey Sailors were there. The attached photographs, particularly the first may be of interest. I will name them from left to right and list the boats they owned and sailed, this will  bring back happy memories for Osprey sailors who no longer compete.

Gerald Iddon   Nutcracker 489, Crackertoo  [number not known], Smuggler 1145

Ray Pengelly Gerald`s long serving crew.

Colin Holden    Frank Peacock`s crew for many years.

Frank Peacock   633 LuneyBird.

Walter  [Wally } Gardiner.594  Puddled, 804  Ogopogo, 1114 Just Pogo,  1334 Back Again

Long serving crew men  ONE Richard Hartley and Paul Sewell, both AWOL

With our Wives.  Barbara Gerald`s wife went walk about