Dickies at Pwlheli Host the 3rd Beneteau Regatta (June 9th – 10th)


The Beneteau Regatta weekend, hosted by Dickies Yacht Sails, proved to be a great success, with over 40 boats entering and 400 people taking part.

The weekend started with a reception evening at Dickies. Saturday saw good weather with winds up to 15 knots and 42 boats taking part with some exciting action suiting the novice racer.

Saturday night was hosted by Pwlheli Boat Club, who put on a barbecue, a band and a boules competion, which was well attended.

After the Sunday Pursuit race, the weekend ended with a prizegiving ceremony with Richard Tudor, the Sailing Club Commodore, presenting the prizes.


Dickies Open: “Seventh Heaven” (Swan 36) Chris Storrar

Beneteau Cup: “Value At Risk” (First 42s7) John Temple

Spirit of the Event Trophy: “Mayreau” Oceanis 311 John Temple

Navigators & General Millennium Trophy: “Led Astray” (Oceanis 361) Trevor Murphy

Bank of Scotland Trophy: “Mayreau” (Oceanis 311) John Temple