Hi, looking forward to sailing tomorrow Friday 30th March.
Wednesday Nights are Back
Tonight sees first of the Wednesday races that takes us to the end of September. Race starts at 19:00hrs.
When the Rear Commodore Sailing says he would prefer to watch Southampton beat Wigan 2-0 on the television rather than go sailing, you know the weather is bad. So a wind chill of -8C meant no racing today. At least looking balmy for next weekend and the clocks go forward an hour as well so […]
The training programme for 2018 has now been published on the website and includes RYA courses covering First Aid, Adult Beginners Sailing, Youth Sailing and Powerboating. Visit the Training section for details. At time of writing there are places available on all courses except the Powerboat course for club members which is full due to […]
Jill has been a part of the ASC training team for many years and during a cold week in February 2018 she successfully completed the RYA’s Dinghy Instructor Course at Swarkestone Sailing Club. Read Jill’s story in the next Telltales issue.
A lovely balmy and sunny day so 12 boats race this Sunday in the Snowdrop series. Both races were won by Kevin Last with a great performance in the second race from Jill Reid who came second overall.
The 2018 race duties have been uploaded on to the Dutyman site and you should all have received notifications of your duties. If cannot attend a duty please arrange aswap via the system. Also if you change contact details please ensure you update your contact details in Dutyman. We also use Dutyman as a club […]
Sunday 4th March sees the start of the 2018 sailing season at Attenborough with two races for the Snowdrop series at 14:00hrs and 16:00hrs. Just in time the weather is also warming up and we will have some light winds for the first races. Wednesday night racing and casual sailing start week commencing 26th March.
The 2018 PYs were announced today by the RYA. Little has changed but a Laser can now go 3 seconds slower in a race in 2018 than 2017 against Phantoms, Larks and Supernovas and reflects poorly on our Laser sailors! Meanwhile Jon Adams must be jumping for joy with his Rooster. For our main classes […]
Mnutes from recent committeee meetings are now available in the Member section under Club Minutes, together with the 2017 AGM draft minutes. The club committtee normally meets on the third Monday of the month and minutes are posted once approved at the following meeting. If you want to raise anything or have any questions then […]