Fred’s Funeral will be held on Thursday the 19th of October 2017. Following a private cremation, there will be a Service of Thanks Giving at St John’s Beeston Parish Church in the centre of Beeston, Nottingham at 15.00 hrs followed by a wake at the same venue.
Twenty-seven enthusiastic members met in the clubhouse to participate in an OOD training evening. The word training probably conjures up the idea of death by view foil followed by a test with pass and fail marks. Nothing could be further from the truth for this event.
It is with great sadness that we report the death of one of long time members, Fred Robinson. On Friday the 29th of September, Fred suddenly passed away, this was unexpected and as he had lived a full and varied life in his retirement and most recently was Race Officer at the end of July. […]
Sunday 24th September We had twenty boats take to the water yesterday for this years Kingfisher Cup and four Ladies competed in the Ladies Plate. The weather was bright, sunny and the wind quite consistent throughout the race.
The racing got away in warm sunshine and light winds with Iona Reid leading the fleet away in her Concept dinghy. She was followed by 14 others with Dennis and Jannis King being the fastest boat away this weekend with the lack of any Phantom sailors.
AMENDED RESULTS POSTED 15/09 Was it the forecast of 40 mph gusts and rain that kept members from sailing? Just 15 boats took to the water this weekend to participate in the first of our Autumn Pursuit Race series. Whilst the rain stayed away for the majority of the afternoon the wind did not. Perhaps […]
The next two weekends see continuation of the Pursuit Series which started in May. Please find the start times for this pursuit race Race details below: Race 1: 90-minute pursuit race; the first boat starts 13:45hrs Race 2: Handicap race lasting 45mins; start at approx. 15:45hrs ASC Pursuit Times September 2017 See you then […]
The way that our races are run and courses played has a large impact on enjoyment levels in our sport. Have you ever been given any instruction on best practice? If you answered no then you are not alone. Come along to the clubhouse on October 4th for 19:00 to learn and listen to a […]
Twenty visitors joined eight local members to sail the Nobel Marine Comet Championships at Attenborough SC. The series was run with three races on Saturday and two on Sunday.
The Bank Holiday Cup will commence as soon as the water is clear from comets on sunday. If you plan on racing/ sailing, please liaise with Roger Day the ood for the Comets his aim is to have two back to back races on Sunday morning starting around 11 (wind dependent) id aim for a 2-3pm […]