Swansea Bay Regatta 2016

Bristol Channel Yacht Club Swansea Bay Regatta May 7th & 8th The scheduling of a visit by the Bristol Channel Pilot Cutter Association with the rediscovery of the BCYC Swansea Bay Regatta Cup that was last raced for in 1911, seemed a highly appropriate time to...

Spring meeting 2015

BCPCOA Newsletter - Issue no. 16.  May, 2015 The spring meeting was held at the St. Mawes Sailing Club on 28/3/15 and was very well attended by members and others to hear Mr. Capps talk about his sail to Greenland in Dolphin. He talked of the perpetual perils of...

BCPCOA Newsletter 2014

This summer has seen more of the original cutters in comission than at any time in the 18 years since the start of our association. Letty, Breeze, and Frolic are undergoing restoration. The two Hambley built cutters, Baroque (Tilman’s last boat) lying in Sweden and...

Race Results 2013

The Spring meeting of the BCPCOA took place on 6th May at Portishead as part of a weekend of racing in the Bristol Channel. The Bristol Channel Race was scheduled for Saturday 4th but, owing to bad weather, was postponed until the following day when 6 boats set off...

Spring Meeting 2013

The Spring meeting of the BCPCOA took place on 6th May at Portishead as part of a weekend of racing in the Bristol Channel. The Bristol Channel Race was scheduled for Saturday 4th but, owing to bad weather, was postponed until the following day when 6 boats set off...