24 Scorpions made the trip to Northampton for the final fleet event of the 2017 season and the opening event for the 2018 Silver Scorpion Series. Tight and competitive racing was promised with several past champions / new names / pairings appearing in the fleet, which made the entry list
Once again we are pleased to announce GUL as our title sponsor for the 2018 GUL Scorpion National Championships. Without their great support we would not be able to run such an amazing championships. Please visit www.gul.com to find out more information about the amazing kit GUL produce and provide.
The long anticipated 2018 Silver Scorpion Calendar is now published in the Calendar section of the website and ready to go into your calendars! As always there are some of the classic locations, and this year sees a few new venues added to the already popular series. Some of these
Twelve Scorpions ascended to the highest altitude of this year’s Scorpion calendar for the Pennine Open meeting. With the race course bathed in a light breeze, and kissed with September sunshine, 24 sailors rigged their boats in anticipation of the events ahead, of the nine races scheduled for the weekend,
Lymington Town Sailing Club were the hosts of the Silver Scorpion open held on the 2nd and 3rd September alongside the Merlin Rockets. The fleet arrived to fabulous south coast weather with a slight lack of wind but with the forecast to pick up after lunch. With a short postponement
The morning after the famous Scorpion fancy dress party is always a delicate affair. This years theme of ‘Pop Stars Dead or Alive’ did not fail to deliver on costume creativity and daring dance moves. With more ABBA members present than you can shake a glittery wig at, a flawless
The second day of the Scorpion nationals began with a steady force 4 which increased throughout the day. The 45 race ready Scorps eagerly assembled for a 12 noon start. The race committee had sensibly opted to run 3 races, as Wednesday is forecast to be too windy to sail.
Gul Scorpion Nationals Day 1 92 excited competitors were greeted by blue skies and a Weymouth bay covered in white caps with the promise of more to come. Despite some early trepidation the race officer (correctly) told us it was fine and the fleet launched for a practice race and
Compiled by Alan Ritchie Welcome to the annual warm up story for the 2017 Gul Scorpion nationals. With 10 races planned + a practice race and a packed entertainment schedule including a Pimms Party, Treasure Hunt, Games Evening and the famous Denchfield Quiz (Physics is Fun !). There’s also the