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7th November 2018
Everything is loOKing up
1st November 2018
100 days to 2019 OK Dinghy World Championship, Auckland, New Zealand
31st October 2018
Greg Wilcox maintains OK Dinghy World No 1 position throughout 2018
17th October 2018
Wall Calendar 2019
A 2019 calendar featuring some of the best images from 2018 has been published.
Price is £13.99 plus tax and shipping.
22nd September 2018
GER: National Championship 2018, Schwerin
Andrè Budzien (GER) wins from Tomasz Gaj (POL) and Greg Wilcox (NZL). DEN: National Championship 2018, Marstal
Anders Andersen wins from Bo Petesen and Lars Andresen, all DEN.
5th September 2018
POL: National Championship 2018, Gdańsk
Tomasz Gaj won from Pawel Pawlaczyk and Marek Bernat. NED: Dutch National Championship 2018, Oosterzee
Andreas Pich won from Wolfgang Hofener and Dirk Dame (all GER). FRA: Southern National French Championship 2018, Etang de Lacanau
Julien Dejugnat won from Alain Renoux and Tim Petetin.
24th August 2018
GBR: National Championship, Brixham
Charlie Cumbley won from Dave Bourne and Fergus Barnham.
15th August 2018
SWE: National Championship, Träslövsläge
Fredrik Lööf (SWE) won from Thomas Hansson-Mild (SWE) and Bo Petersen (DEN).
6th August 2018
Top 10 gear list at worlds
We added the gear used by the top ten at the worlds in Warnemünde to the results page.
24th July 2018
Minutes of the AGM
The Minutes of the AGM in Warnemünde are online now.
9th July 2018
The Belgian National Championships were moved a weekend back to 15 - 16 September. Pre-Worlds
Too much wind only allowed 3 races on the last day. Andrè Budzien (GER) won from Lars Brodtkorb (NOR) and Luke Gower (NZL) World Championships
All Information about the worlds can be found on the 2018.okworlds.org website
4th July 2018
OKDIA AGM papers
The Treasurers report for the 2017 financials has been added
30th June 2018
As of 30th of June, the forum supplier we used closed all forums. We will sone have an archive of the old forum online and are looking into a new service.
22nd June 2018
In challenging conditions Jan Kurfeld (GER) won from Bo Petersen (DEN) and Mads Bendix (DEN)
12th June 2018
SWE Nordic Championship
Back into the class Frederik Lööf (SWE) won from Bo Petersen (DEN) and Greg Wilcox (NZL)
11th June 2018
NZL Brass Monkey
A report about the Brass Monkey regatta in Napier by Rod Davis was added.
7th June 2018
NZL Brass Monkey
In very light conditions and sun on the first, rain on the second day in Napier, Steve McDowell won from Alistair Deaves and Thomas Olds.
1st June 2018
OKDIA AGM papers
Several papers related to the AGM in Warnemünde are published now, the Agenda, Rule Change Proposals, a report by the Chairman of the Technical Committee and proposals for future World Championships
21st May 2018
Jonas Börjesson won the second national event from Thomas Hansson-Mild and Bengt Larsson.
13th May 2018
FRA: Mediterranean Championships 2018
With too much wind the first day, light 5 races on the second day and perfect 12-15kn on the last day, Peter Zeiler (DEN) won from Julien Dejugnat and Timothée Petetin.
2nd May 2018
NED: Spring Cup 2018
The prestigious first big international event of the Northern Hemisphere season was won by Charlie Cumbley (GBR) from Jim Hunt (GBR) and Luke Gower (NZL).
25th April 2018
GBR 2018 Inland Championship
Held at Blithfield SC, Staffordshire, Terry Curtis won from Keith Byers and Tony Woods.
23rd April 2018
2019 Worlds New Zealand
The NOR for the worlds in New Zealand are published and the online entries are open.
17th April 2018
SWE: Liros Nordic Race, Stenungsund
Thomas Hansson-Mild won from Jonas Börjesson and Lars Edvall.
9th April 2018
Mediterranean Championship 2018
On the upcoming events page, we added Notice of race and a few more details about the event.
11th April 2018
NZL Turangi 2018
Better late than never, the results of Turangi, sailed beginning of March, are added. The regatta is a World ranking event.
11th March 2018
World Ranking List March 2018
While most of the top places stay the same, there are 18 new sailors on the list, which now includes 519 sailors from 13 countries.
16th February 2018
World Championship 2018 – entries are open now
Entries are open now at the organizers web-system. Going to be a great event and rumours have it that several German Finn sailors will try to campaign an OK for the event.
11th February 2018
NZL: Interdom & National Championship 2018
Held at Wakatere, the Worlds venue for 2019, Luke O'Connell won from Dan Slater and Ben Morrison.
28th January 2018
AUS: National Championship 2018
Held off the Gold Coast for the first time, Rob Mcmillan won from Greg Wilcox and Mark Jackson.
3rd January 2018
THA: National Sports Day 2017
Overall PO.2 Supakon Pongwichean won from LT.JG. Pariwat Aleemin and PO.1 Thanakan Korkerd, LT.JG. Pariwat Aleemin was first in Thai built boat.
25th December 2017
Training Camp in Bandol in March 2018
In Bandol, the venue for the 2018 European Championship (and the 2018 Mediterranean Championship), the top Dutch coach Han Beverwijk will do a 5-day camp 5-9 March.
27th November 2017
AUS: Go for Gold 2017
Michael Horvath won from Brent Williams and Folkert Janssen. NZL: East Coast Championship 2017
Dan Slater won from Steve McDowell and Eric Rone.
26th October 2017
NZL: Rum Bucket
A quite breezy event was won by Dan Slater from Ben Morrison and Mark Perrow.
5th October 2017
Some catching up on events: GER: National Championship
Very variable, light to start with, very windy at the end. Greg Wilcox won from André Budzien and Martin v. Zimmermann. GBR: National Championship
Herne Bay deliverd very variable conditions from very strong to no wind, Luke Gower won from Terry Curtis and Alex Scoles. SWE: Träslövsläge Autumn Regatta
Jonas Qvist won from Jan-Erik Engholm and Jonas Börjesson. BEL: National Championship
Sailed on the Galgenweel, first time a french won the title! Julien Dejugnat (FRA) won from Stephan Veldman (NED) and Ralf Mackmann (GER).
8th May 2017
New Class rules
After a lot of work the completely re-written class rules will come into effect from 1 June and are published now.
22th December 2016
Paul Elvstrøm and the early days of the OK Dinghy
Paul was a committed supporter of the OK from the very beginning in 1956