The Best One-design Keelboat Racing in the South East

  1. Competitive one-design racing
  2. Good transport links to London and the south east
  3. Great club facilities
  4. Fantastic value for money racing
  5. Large fleet
  6. Lively social calendar


Great value for money

  1. Average price of a Sonata is between 3-5K in good condition
  2. Boat syndicate of 4 costs as little as £50.00 per person per month
  3. Well maintained boats do not depreciate in value
  4. Sonatas are gaining in popularity

To find out more about the Sonata itself look at the Sonata Class Association web site here

Fantastic scrub off and trot boat facilities.

  1. Manned trot boat runs every weekend between 08:30 and 18:00
  2. Scrub trolley available 2 hours either side of high tide
  3. High pressure jet washer
  4. Pontoon for easy short term maintenance to Sonata
  5. Moorings available

For more information email the Sonata Class Captain or use the form below

    What’s Happening This Year


Medway Regatta 12 to 14 July

Summer series 20th July to 24th August Every Saturday afternoon racing starting at 13.50 

Sonata Nationals 10th to 14th August at Medway Yacht Club

Early Autumn series 31st August to 28th September Every Saturday afternoon racing starting at 13.50 

Late Autumn series 5th October to 26th October Every Saturday afternoon racing starting at 13.50


Contact us to find out more about Sonata Sailing, crewing a Sonata and racing on the Medway


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Class Information

Class rules can be downloaded from the RYA Web Site

  • Race report write up and rules.pdf

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