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GJW Direct | International Topper Class Association (GBR)

We are proud to be the UK arm of the International Class Association for the Topper sailing dinghy. The Topper is an iconic single handed sailing dinghy that has provided years of pleasure to sailors around the world, with nearly 50,000 boats now sold. From its early days as a family fun boat, a role it still fulfils to perfection, the Topper has evolved to become one of the UKs most popular single handed racing dinghies. Follow the links below to find out more.

Racing and Coaching

As an RYA recognised junior class, Topper racing can be amongst the most varied and competitive in the UK. A class renowned for its friendliness, find out how to race a Topper and join the fun.

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Getting started

Toppers can be found at almost every UK sailing club. With 2 sail choices available, Toppers can now be sailed by everyone from young children through to small adults.

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Toppers near me

ITCA organise training and racing around the UK. With a network of Area Reps, most people will find advice, and fun sailing close to where they live.

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Topper News

Attention All Topper Sailors and Shore Crew

The GB Topper Class Association (ITCA-GBR), are keen to gain your views about the class and its activities. Read More

Topper ‘Generation Tour’ 2019 kicks off at the RYA Dinghy Show

At this year’s RYA Dinghy Show ITCA (GBR) and Topper International Limited will be launching the Topper ‘Generations Tour’ 2019. Book your place now! Read More

Get your ticket for The Dinghy Show

Visit ITCA (GBR) on stand B58. Meet up with friends and find out about the ‘Topper Generations Tour’ and ‘Reactivation Competition’. Read More

Oxford Pirates Win a Topper!

Jonathan Tweedle and his Oxford Pirates team from Oxford Sailing Club, have won the 2018 RYA Dinghy Show Topper Reactivation competition. If you would also like the chance to win a brand-new race-ready Topper for your club, all you have to do is re-activate an old Topper. Read More

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