Windiest Race Day of the Year Sees Thrills and Spills

Gusts of 40knots met the ten intrepid sailors who raced on Sunday. Both races a battle of attrition. Race 1 was won by Nick and Ruth Marlow from Kevin Last and Mike Pritchard.. The second race saw four starters and was won by Mike Pritchard from Ray Kemish. Brian Davies retired as did Andrew Goodman […]

The Gull Swoops to Victory

Very light winds saw an excellent performance by Roger Day in his Gull saw his win the first race by 9 seconds on corrected time from Mike Pritchard with Malcolm Davidson third. Mike leads overall from Roger and Kevin Milton. The second race was another drifter, this time won by Mike Pritchard with Andrew Beaumont […]

Frostbite Wins for Kevin and Mike

Two excellent courses set by Nick Marlow led to some good tactical racing. First race was won easily by Kevin Last from Peter Hampshire and Kevin Milton. Honourable mention to Roger Day who came fourth in his Gull. The second race was a tighter affair and eventually won by Mike Pritchard from Peter Hampshire and […]

Update on the Rivers – 15-11-19

The Erewash has managed to flow over the top of its sides and into the carpark. a few photos from Olivers Visit this morning.  if you do plan to visit the club for the Friday cruising or to just to check on things please be careful.  Updates and news soon.  Duncan    

Mike and Duncan Win the Frostbites

Twelve boats entered the first Frostbite races of the year on a lovely sunny day with the water nice and high and the floods of last few days gone. Mike Pritchard won the first race from Kevin Milton and Duncan Adams with a minute covering these three on corrected time with rest of the fleet […]

River has Burst

We have been given warning that the River Trent and Erewash are likely to burst their banks this weekend. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust has notified us that they believe the River Trent will burst its banks this weekend causing Attenborough flood defences to be activated. We are advised to ensure our boats are secure.   However […]

Frostbite Starts

As the season slowly winds down we start the Frostbite Series this Sunday (10th) with two 45 minute races at 12:30hrs and 14:00hrs.

Last Wins Autumn Cup

A win the the first race on Sunday ensured Kevin Last won the Autumn Cup overall, winning by two points from Kevin Milton who won the second race of the day, a proper drifter. Two fourths ensured Malcolm Davidson held of the pack to claim an excellent third overall. Frostbite Series starts next weekend, first […]