24 Apr 2024

Welcome to the premier dinghy team racing event in the world – The Wilson Trophy. This year it reaches a notable milestone; its 75th Anniversary. In April 1948, West Kirby Sailing Club was invited to send a team to Dun Laoghaire for a mixed class team racing event competing against teams from the South of Ireland. To the surprise of the Irish, West Kirby were runners up in the final to ...

12 Mar 2024

We are pleased to announce the 34 teams (and 3 reserve teams) that have gained entry to the 75th Anniversary Wilson Trophy. TEAM NAME ASSOCIATED CLUB Cambridge Blue Cambridge University Cruising Club Cindies Sailing Club Oxford Sailing Club Corinthian Tigers Royal Corinthian Yacht Club Cumberland Sausages RTYC/Lymington River Scow Class Assoc. Curio...

05 Mar 2023

We are pleased to announce the following teams have been successful in gaining an entry to the 74th Wilson Trophy. TEAM NAME ASSOCIATED CLUB Baltimore Sailing Club Baltimore Sailing Club (IRE) Cambridge Red Cambridge University Cruising Club Cindies Sailing Club Oxford Sailing Club Cumberland Sausages RTYC/Lymington River Scow Class Assoc. Elmside Neighbours Hayling Island...

03 Apr 2022

After 2 years of not being able to run an event, The Wilson Trophy is back! We are pleased to announce the entries for the 73rd Wilson Trophy, to be held at West Kirby Sailing Club on 6-8 May 2022. The following 32 teams have been selected: 2022 Accepted Teams  TEAM NAME ASSOCIATED CLUB American British Yacht Squadron Datchet Water Sailing Club Baltimore Sailing Club Baltim...

15 Mar 2020

Click here to view Offical Wilson Trophy 2020 announcement Transcript: It is with deep regret, due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, and the uncertainty of the possible timescale before things get back to normal that we announce the cancellation of the 71st Wilson Trophy. It was not a decision the Management Group took lightly but given the increasing likelihood of the can...

03 Mar 2020

We are pleased to announce that due to the high demand for entries for the 71st Wilson Trophy, to be held at West Kirby Sailing Club on 1-3 May 2020, the number of teams has been increased from 32 to 34. The following teams have been selected: 2020 Accepted Teams   Baltimore SC (Ire) Oxford Team Racing Academy  Birdham Bandits Paddington Bears Bonesaw  (U...