The Supernova is a
"one design" single handed sailing dinghy of 4.3 metres length with an
8 square metre fully battened mylar sail and stayed mast. It was originally designed and built by Mark Giles. It is
now built by Hartley Boats in Derby.
The Supernova has recently gone through a new incarnation with the introduction of the MK II Supernova and subsequently the move to modern epoxy construction.
The hull is the same shape as all Supernovas but the main difference with the MK II is that the deck now has an open self-draining transom.
Sail numbers for the MK II start at 1000 and sail numbers for the new epoxy built boats starts at 1033.
If the Supernova is new to you the general introduction will
- PN 1071
- Fully battened
- Lively class
- Great race circuit
- Prices from only £5,995
You can renew your membership online where you pay by PayPal, or you can print out the membership form and put it in the post.
The Supernova class association is proud to be sponsored by Noble Marine insurance.
Noble Marine are sponsoring the 2014 Travellers Series.
The Supernova Class Association is also thankful to Oxford Carriers for once again sponsoring the Winter Championships.
| Supernova Cocktail !|
1 part Pernod
5 parts Cranberry juice
Ice & Wedge of Lime.
Xmas Pud at Haversham
The traditional season closing event, the Xmas Pud is to be held at Haversham SC
on Sat. Dec 6th
Notice of AGM
The AGM of the Supernova Class Association will take place following day 1 racing at the Inland Championships at Northampton Sailing Club
on Sat the 6th Sept
Only items which are on the agenda will be voted on, so if you have something that you wish to see discussed and voted on, please forward your proposal with details to the Secretary
at the above e-mail address by Sat the 30th Aug
at the latest.
Nominations for any of the Committee positions, proposer and seconded are welcome and should also be sent to the Secretary by the 30th Aug at the latest
You are reminded that the current Chairman and Secretary will stand down at this AGM so please consider if you would like to take on one of these positions.
Bolton SC/Scammonden SC
19th July (Sat)/20th July (Sun)
23rd - 25th August
This event is part of the Bala regatta with the Supernova results extracted from the regatta results
Once again the class returns to Pitsford reservoir home of Northampton SC. The class keeps going back becuase the event is so good. The class AGM is
being held on the Saturday night of the weekend.
2013 Hall of Fame!
Notes from class chairman - Paul Earnshaw.
|Winters Champ||Mike Gibson (Bartley)|
|National Champ||Cliff Milliner (Cotswold SC)|
|Inland Champ||Cliff Milliner (Cotswold SC)|
|Travellers Champ||Paul Earnshaw (Haversham)|
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Last Updated January 2014
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