Beginner recommends ‘Friendly and Relaxed Club’

Glorious sunshine and good but variable winds presented 8 adult beginners, supported by enthusiastic instructors and safety crews, with a few challenges during the Summer Dinghy Sailing Course held over the last two weekends. A very BIG THANK YOU to Instructors Jeremy, Jill, Kevin and Nick (pictured) and Safety Crews Andrea, Carol, Mick and Richard. […]

ASC Junior Competes In Honda Rib Youth Challenge

On Saturday 23/6/18 ASC Junior Iona Reid took part in the Honda Rib Youth Challenge at Staunton Harold SC. Iona tells her story: I was one of 18 juniors taking part in the Honda Rib Youth Challenge. I came 5th in the 8-12yr age group with a time of 2 mins 20 seconds. The event was […]

Summer Series Starts in a Heatwave and Largest Race 2 Fleet of Season

A great turnout for both races as the eight race Summer Series started. First race so all boats in on handicap fleet and winner was Kevin Last from Nick Turnbull-Ross and Kevin Milton. Kevin also won the fast fleet from the fast improving Nick Whiles and Kevin Milton. Mike Pritchard won the Slow Fleet from […]

Spring Series Ends This Sunday

Final spring series races this Sunday and all to play for in Gold, Silver and Bronze Fleets. In the Gold fleet Mike Pritchard has won already and Jill Reid second with Ray Kemish and Kevin Milton battling for third, Rob Corner is already relegated and last two places will be between Paul Jago, Dennis King, […]

Supernova Open Meeting Won by Gavin Young

Twelve Supernovas too part in this year’s open meeting with six visitors. Results are in results section and photographs from the event can be found by clicking here

Swarkestone Supreme on Sunday Scorcher

26 racers from 3 clubs took to the waters of Swarkestone Sailing Club for the 2018 Northern Tripartite on this sunny  Sunday. Attenborough’s Kevin Milton (photo) put Phantom 1442 into the lead off the line and round the first mark of the second of 3 races, but could only convert a great start into a […]

Youth Improvers take to the water

We had a great turnout at yesterday’s Youth Session, with 9 juniors taking to the water. We started the session by sailing in the middle of the lake, before venturing off around the lake doing follow the leader, which ended up with a couple of capsizes for some of the Youths. Then, Keith taught us […]

Northern Interclub at Swarkestone Next Weekend

The next inter club competition is at Swarkestone on Sunday 10th June and good if as many members as possible travel there to compete. Racing starts at 11:00hrs. If you intend to take part let Ray Kemish know this week. If any members wish to camp overnight on Saturday or possibly both Friday and Saturday […]

Spring Series Resumes

A hot day with little wind saw 11 boats take to the water. Gold fleet was won by Mike Pritchard with Malcolm Davidson winning the silver fleet and Andrea Murphy the bronze fleet. The fast fleet was won by Bob Cuerstemont with Mike Pritchard winning the slow fleet.

A busy Saturday on the water

A gorgeous afternoon, weatherwise, with light winds, perfect for getting back on the water after a cold winter and that’s exactly what 12 of our younger sailors did under the watchful eye of Dinghy Instructor Jill. More fun, games and coaching will take place this Friday evening. Beeston Scouts also carried out part of the […]