2017 National Championships News

Firstly let me thank all those that registered a vote on the FB poll about choice of venue for next year’s NC. As nobody voted against the proposal to hold the championships at Hayling Island we are progressing that option.  We’ve been in communication with both Hayling Island sailing Club …

New 2016 National Champions

Congratulations to Alistair McLaughlin and Mark Taylor on winning the UK FD National Championship held at Largs SC as part of the Largs Regatta. Alistair and Mark look like they have got to grips with the FD quickly and in the face of a couple of seasoned FD campaigners fought …

2017 World Championship News

Worlds 2017. Dear Flying Dutchman Sailors A few days ago we got information from the Russian FD class organization about the World Championship 2017. There are problems at the moment with the Russian Sailing Federation. There is not enough support by the Sailing Federation for the worlds. Also there are …

The FD Dinghy

Sail an FD? Not me I’m too small? The FD is a two man Trapeze boat with centreboard. It’s sail area is …