Gunfleet Gazette

Gunfleet is windy - It's official

One of the reasons why sailing at Gunflleet is so good is because the prevailing wind is “cross-shore” - that is, parallel to the beach. If you don’t believe this then click on the “wind rose” image.

It’s a well known fact that the sun rises in the east and sets in the west. Unfortunately like many other well known facts it’s not true.

There goes the horn, we’re off. Hang on, what’s that second horn mean?

Top Tips for Gunfleet Racers no. 218

An understanding of the “Racing Rules of Sailing” adds to the enjoyment to be had from racing down at the Gunfleet and this little article provides a few helpful hints for both experienced and novice sailors.