2024 CSSC Dinghy Championships


The 2024 Civil Service Sports Council National Dinghy Championships are taking place on Saturday 20th July at Littleton Sailing Club, a delightful inland water in Surrey near to the famous Shepperton Film Studios.

We invite all CSSC, CSSA Sailing Club, Armed Forces Sailing Association and Littleton Sailing Club members to join the event, open to all non-foiling, centreboard single and double-handed dinghies with a Portsmouth Number of 1000 (Phantom) or slower. We welcome all levels of experience, from youth sailors and those new to competitive racing, through to the most competitive sailors.

  • The event will have an adult fleet and a youth fleet (18 and under)
  • Pizza and beer after racing included in entry fee for visiting boats 
  • Youth, double handed and single handed awards with CSSA Trophies and awards (for CSSC members)
  • Compete as a club or area group for the CSSA team trophy, the ‘Littleton Bell’
  • Ample car parking available, hot showers and catering throughout the day

Schedule and format

  • Adult fleet: 4 General Handicap races (3 to count) with a 10:30 briefing, followed by first race at 11:00
  • Youth fleet: 13:30 briefing, followed by first race at 14:00
  • Prize-giving for both fleets at 16:45 or as soon as possible after the last race
  • Pizza & beer 17:00-19:00 (tickets required, see below)

Entry fees for visiting boats

  • Adult fleet: £16 for a single handed boat and £26 for a double handed boat 
  • Youth fleet:£12 single handed and £24 double handed
  • Any visitors not sailing but wishing to participate in the after sailing refreshments may purchase a ticket for £10
  • Entry fee includes pizza (vegetarian/vegan/gluten free options), salad and 1 drink (beer, cider or soft) after racing.

How to enter

Tickets for visiting boats can be purchased here on Eventbrite. Entries will close at midnight on Wednesday 17th July 2024. Entry info for Littleton SC members here.

Further information