Welcome to the
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.

Learn More

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.

Learn More

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.

Learn More

Topper News


Latest #SailFromHome timetable for week commencing 8th June Read More

Topper Nationals and NS6 Update

It is with great regret that we are unfortunately cancelling both NS6 and the Nationals. Read More

Find all news items here >

From Facebook

As you are all aware the entry for NS1 for both fleets is now full and many of you have added your names to the waiting list.
Unfortunately, early this morning our system suffered an error meaning the event opened earlier than stated.
Our system provider has apologised for this fault and any inconvenience caused.
Should the current Covid-19 restrictions change allowing us to increase the entry numbers, we will be in contact with those of you on the waiting list.
Many thanks
GJW Direct
Rooster Harken Optimum Time Topper Sailboats
... See moreSee less

Morning all
Entry for NS1 @DWSC will reopen for all as of 0900 on Tuesday 1st September 2020.
Unfortunately due to Covid19 we are having to restrict entrants to 25 4.2 sailors and 75 5.3 sailors.
An amended Notice of Race has been uploaded to the event pages, please read if you are entering. It contains specific information which if not followed means you WILL NOT be allowed entry to DWSC on the Saturday morning.
If you are unable to enter NS1 due to it being full please register your interest with our Events Manager and you will be placed on our waiting list.
Many thanks
GJW Direct
Rooster Harken Optimum Time Topper Sailboats
... See moreSee less

ITCA 5.3 and 4.2 Training Teams
The application process for the ITCA (GBR) 5.3 and 4.2 Training Teams will be published on the website by the end of this month. Due to COVID-19, the selection process for this year will not be based on National Series rankings. Sailors will simply be asked to give brief details of their sailing history and will not be disadvantaged if they are unable to compete at NS1 at Draycote in October.
... See moreSee less

World Sailing Class Association logo
British Youth Sailing logo

Title Sponsors

Partner Sponsors