Mirror Dinghy Sailing

The Mirror is the World's most popular double handed sailing dinghy, low in price, light, seaworthy and easy to sail, the Mirror quickly achieved its objectives. Probably responsible for introducing more people to the delights of sailing than any other design, some have even gone on to win Olympic medals, the latest being Paul Goodison taking Gold in China. The Mirror is a real proper little boat, with its deep 'sit-in' cockpit, that inspires confidence for sailors of all ages and abilities, easy to sail but a challenge to sail well.

International Mirror Class Associations Latest News

  • HMS Raleigh has a new man at the helm.  The Royal Navy training school will now be headed up by Captain Robert Bellfield, who is relieving Captain Bob Fancy as the Commanding Officer of the Torpoint base.  Capt Bellfield joined the Royal Navy in 1983 and has spent the majority of his 31-year career at sea.  He is a surface Warfare Officer specialising in anti-submarine operations.
  • The Next Southern Travellers Event - Hill Head SC - Sunday 1 June 2014. Hill Head is a fantastic open water venue on the Solent - a wonderful opportunity to race with the 'big boats' in the background with Cowes as the backdrop and sample the renowned friendly welcome that Hill Head is so well known for.
  • Trust me. I was skeptical too. When my then boyfriend, now husband tried to explain the beauty of a South African Braai, I’ll be honest, I didn't really get it. It sounded like a basic barbecue. A gathering of friends and family eating food from the grill. "Our barbecues are great," I argued. "My dad makes a mean burger." But whenever we cooked out on the grill, my husband's face said it all – he longed for his beloved braai. ...
  • The International Mirror Class of South Africa (IMCASA) presents the IMCASA SAS National Class Championship 2014.  The regatta will be sailed at Theewater Sports Club, between Sunday, 27th April and Wednesday, 30 April 2014.  Theewater Sports Club will also be the venue for the International Mirror Class Worlds, January 2015. The organizing committee expect a good turnout of local sailors.
  • The International Mirror Class has awarded the 2015 World Championships to Theewater Sports Club, Cape Town, South Africa. This ISAF event will take place from 28th December, 2014 to 9th January, 2015.  In total there will be about 100 boats, with competitors shipping their own dinghies in. In total we expect to have in the region of five hundred people at the event. We at TSC are all very excited and have started with th...

Latest Results - 2013 Mirror Worlds, Dromineer Ireland

Pos Nation Helm/Crew Points Pos Nation Helm/Crew Points
1 south africa Ryan Robinson / Michaela Robinson 43 6 ireland Douglas Elmes / Scott Levie 83
2 united kingdom Sarah Richards / George Richards 51 7 united kingdom Joana Kalderon / Imogen Bellfield 103
3 united kingdom Katie Davies / Gemma Keers 66 8 philippines Gabriel Fetizanan / Richly Magsanay 104
4 united kingdom Isabel Davies / Milly Moss 72 9 united kingdom Max Odell / Finlay Boon 110
5 philippines Ridgely Balladares / Rommel Chavez 74 10 ireland Alfie Wisdom / Sam Warren 114