24 Hour Race

The 24 Hour Race is an Annual event run by West Lancashire Yacht Club and sailed in September on the marine lake at Southport. Bolton Sailing Club has been an active participant since the first event and as you can see from the table below we have done rather well in the event.

Previous winners of the West Lancs YC 24 Hour Race:
1967         West Lancashire Yacht Club
1968         West Kirby Sailing Club
1969         Cambridge University Sailing Club
1970        Bolton Sailing Club
1971         Oxford University Yacht Club
1972         West Lancashire Yacht Club
1973         Grimsby and C1eethorpes Yacht Club
1974         Nottingham University Sailing Club
1975         Northwich Sailing Club (now Winsford Flash SC)
1976         Bolton Sailing Club
1977         Winsford Flash Sailing Club
1978         Bolton Sailing Club
1979         Southport Sailing Club
1980        Bolton Sailing Club
1981         Tynemouth Sailing Club
1982         Liverpool University Sailing Club
1983         Monklands Sailing Club
1984         Southport Sailing Club
1985        Bolton Sailing Club
1986         London Corinthian Sailing Club
1987        Bolton Sailing Club
1988         Sutton Sailing Club
1989        Bolton Sailing Club
1990        Bolton Sailing Club

1991         Winsford Flash Sailing Club
1992         Bassenthwaite Sailing Club
1993        Bolton Sailing Club
1994        Bolton Sailing Club
1995        Bolton Sailing Club

1996         West Lancashire Yacht Club
1997         Blackpool and Fleetwood Yacht Club
1998         Blackpool and Fleetwood Yacht Club
1999         Blackpool and Fleetwood Yacht Club
2000        Cancelled – due to fuel crisis
2001         Ent Assoc Frensham Pond
2002         West Lancashire Yacht Club
2003         Bassenthwaite Sailing Club
2004       Bolton Sailing Club
2005       Bolton Sailing Club
2006         Sail 4 Cancer
2007       Bolton Sailing Club
2008         South Staffs Sailing Club
2009         South Staffs Sailing Club
2010         470 Class Association