Bank Holiday cup – 25th May

16 boats took to the water in the first race in warm sunshine and blustery winds. The fleet got away cleanly and Jon Adams was soon getting away from the fleet in his RS300 but new member Paul Jago was sailing his Streaker well and on handicap was well in front taking first place. In […]

RYA Announce 2014 PY Handicaps

The RYA have announced the new PY handicaps for use in racing in 2014. The numbers for classes sailed at Attenborough can be found by clicking here. I am pleased to say we were one of 120 clubs in UK that supplied data to the RYA via their web portal that allows better statistical analysis. […]

Cold Turkey Handicap

Ten boats took to the wateron a sunny lightwind morning in the Cold Turkey Handicap. The OOD, Roger Day, decided on a start from the bank which resulted in a very broad reach start but everyone got away first time. Mike Pritchard had taken his time to gethis boatready to the point of getting on […]

Supernova Training 26th October ’13

Five visitors came to the club to join six of our own Supernova sailors to take advantage of a training session put on by Duncan Adams. After a short briefing the boats were launched and were quickly into a figure of eight to undertake some tacking practice followed by the obvious, gybing. This progressed to […]

2013 Personal Handicaps 21/07/2013

The 2013 personal handicaps have now been calculated. These handicaps will be used for future pursuit races and more importantly for the 2013 Summer Personal Handicap Race Series. The numbers can be found by clicking here. The table list helm names, class of boat sailed, RYA PY Handicap and the ASC Personal Handicap for you. […]

Snowdrop Series 3 21/04/2013

The Snowdrop Series final ended as we approach the end of April. The series was held under mainly poor weather with three races not taking place due to strong winds; bitterly cold weather also deterred many in the early races which drove me to wear a wetsuit, hat and gloves. The final two races of […]

2012 Prize Winners 18/11/2012

Following another successful racing season, the Annual prize Giving will take place as part of the Laying Up Supper to be held on Friday 23rd Novemeber. For a list of individual prize winners by individual name click here. Hopefully the prize winners will be able to attend the prize giving. Special prizes will also be […]