Dinghy training for Juniors and Youths starts 15th April with a series of events on Saturdays that run through until September and are aimed at improving the sailing skills of the 8 to 17 year olds and to give those holding the RYA Stage 2 certificate the opportunity to progress to Stages 3 and 4 […]
A chilly evening saw Duncan take an early and subsequently large lead after a cracking port flyer at the start. Kevin Last had a poor start but recovered well with some great planing technique to sweep through the 15 strong fleet to eventually win easily from Duncan Adams and Gary Cawthorn.
Mediterranean weather saw the start of the Spring series with 21 boats entering. The large bronze fleet was won by Duncan Adams from namesake Jon with Mike Leach third. Ray Kenish won the silver fleet from Dennis and Janice King and Jill Reid. Mike Pritchard won the gold fleet by 4 seconds from Kevin Last […]
A full club barge was entertained on Wednesday night (5th April) by mine hosts, Don Bishop and Florence Lowe to an evening of pizza and quiz. Delving in to the great quiz almanacs, Don certainly got heads scratching with round one. Things got a lot easier wfor the later picture and sailing rounds and when […]
A stunning performance by Duncan Adams on Wednesday night, leading from the start and winning on corrected time by nearly three minutes. Rumour has it he is still not satisfied and is looking for a new boat. Another great turnout with 23 starters sailing an intriguing course set by Jon Adams; Kevin Last came second […]
The annual Fitting Out Supper, officially launching the 2017 sailing season will be held in the clubhouse from 20:00hrs on Wednesday 5th April, following a shorter race. Good food, quiz, entertainment, soft drinks, beer and most of all good company with our host Don Bishop.
The ever popular Gold, Silver and Bronze fleet series returns this Sunday, 9th April. Paul Jago, Josie Adams and Rob Corner were promoted to the Gold fleet last season with Roger Chilvers, Brendan McGrath and Louis Mok coming up to the Silver fleet. Anyone not in the Gold and Silver fleets will race in the […]
Nick Marlow managed to set some great courses despite the challenging light and shifty wind conditions. 19 boats started the first race in sunny weather with a few dazzled by the sun being over the line including the eventual winner. Race was eventually a 1-2 for the Lasers with Mike Pritchard winning from Ray Kemish […]