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Event name2017 British Speed Championship
Start DateSaturday, October 1, 2016
End DateSaturday, September 30, 2017
Event contactinfoDave White
CountryUnited Kingdom

  Event description and NOR

The 2017 British Speed Championship will start on the 1st  October 2016

Based on your fastest 250m run during the year and only on sessions from UK waters. All British sailors using GPS Speedsurfing site will be automatically entered and there will be an annual trophy’s for for Men, Women under 16, Masters and Pro. So on any windy day take your GPS out at your favourite speed spot, which could be on the sea or your local lake and set your own personal record. Then upload you session to see how you did against the rest of the UK on


Video timing equipment is not used. Only hand held gps units are used. This enables sessions be made at very short notice. The main unit used is the Navi GT31. But other older units like the Garmin Foretrek, Forerunner and Geko are still acceptable but may not as accurate.

The rulesare based on the rules dictated by gps-speedsurfing. And it will be based on your fastest 250 m run. The GPS units must record at a minimum of two second time intervals. The GPS tracks are up-loaded to a computer and speeds are calculated on gps software such as the free to use gps action replay or highly recommended GPS Results (free for 30 days then 29 Euros Downloadable from the website

Each competitor will then post his or her time on gps-speedsurfing and clicking British Speed Challenge as the event.

Qualifying Equipment

Any windsurfing Equipment is allowed

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Event subscribers
1Jim Crossley50.34
2Dave White46.3
3Will Trossell46.1
4Antony Todd45.91
5Ian Richards45.47
6Matthew York44.93
7Pete Young44.85
8Andy Holland43.18
9Andy Holland43.18
10Andy Holland43.18
11Andy Holland43.18
12Andy Holland43.18
13Mark Hayford42.36
14Adam Gustafsson42.3
15Adam Gustafsson42.3
16Adam Gustafsson42.3
17Adam Gustafsson42.3
18David Willows42.2
19Neil Hardwick41.99
20Shaun Cook41.86
21Scotty Stallman41.71
22Tristan Haskins41.61
23Chris Bates41.08
24Mark Bailey40.71
25Andras Tompa40.62
26Peter Thompson40.18
27Alex Bennett-Baggs39.97
28Rob King39.29
29Rob King39.29
30Rob King39.29
31Rob King39.29
32Simon Thompson38.93
33John Kennedy38.42
34John Kennedy38.42
35Norman Petty37.92
36Norman Petty37.92
37Mark Ingram37.63
38Jason Grafton37.46
39Simon Pettifer37.4
40Simon Pettifer37.4
41Alastair Nichol37.19
42George Fulton36.83
43Duncan Adam36.55
44Martin Byford36.12
45Simon chippington 36.06
46Garry Connell36.06
47Garry Connell36.06
48Garry Connell36.06
49James Faley35.94
50Grant Cottrell 35.3
51Grant Cottrell 35.3
52Grant Cottrell 35.3
53Paul Sibley35.23
54Lee Spencer35.11
55Adrian Wallis35.08
56jenna gibson34.79
57Daniel Johnston34.48
58Daniel Johnston34.48
59Daniel Johnston34.48
60Daniel Johnston34.48
61Daniel Johnston34.48
62Daniel Johnston34.48
63Daniel Johnston34.48
64Daniel Johnston34.48
65Daniel Johnston34.48
66Daniel Johnston34.48
67Jamie Bambridge34.34
68Paul Arnold33.07
69Phil Noden33.06
70Phil Noden33.06
71Bill Robinson32.62
72Sam Anstey 32.17
73George Morris31.3
74George Morris31.3
75George Morris31.3
76Matthew Hall30.74
77John Martin30.3
78Chris Pankhurst 29.98
79Steve Thompson29.92
80Ben Robbins29.81
81Sarah Jackson29.66
82Al Occleshaw29.03
83Dimitris Bregiannis28.53
84chris vasey27.71
85Ashley Dawson25.86
86Hlias Apostolou25.56
87Jon Knight24.93
88Jon Knight24.93
89Tom Geddes24.62
90Alan Randerson21.63