Wednesday night saw a 15 strong fleet and some reasonable wind for race No. 8 of the series. After a slightly starboard biased start Mike soon managed to clear the fleet and the weed to take the lead. Jonathan, however, had some technical difficulties just before the start and had to take a pit stop […]
After a good turn out and some old faces getting back out on the water, the race got under way Sadly due to a lack of wind, and I say lack of the wind I mean no wind whatsoever, the race was abandoned. As once ashore we got to sing Happy Birthday to one of […]
It was a great evening sailing last Friday. Great bit of wind and sunshine.
This weekend we Host the northern tripartite. We are still looking for another volunteer to help with Safety boats crew. if you are able please get in touch The Days racing will consist of 3 races starting at 11am. Our fabulous social committee have arrange for the BBQ to be fired up so food will […]
• Very light wind (1-2 knots??) • Brian & Flo decide to launch committee boat, which surprised a number of participants due to the light wind conditions. However, it proved to be the right decision, with a simple course being set in the middle of the pond where most of what little wind there was, […]
We are hosting the next interclub Between Swarkstone, Sutton In Ashfield, ASC, First Race is 11 am but three to count if you cannot make the first race please try and get down to the last two. There will be food available on the day as well, (small cost will apply) We also need help […]
Nottingham Model boat club will be coming down this Saturday 11.30 am with these amazing little boats give us a go, if you would like to have a play please down for 11.30. Have Fun! Duncan RC Sailing
Over the next few weeks there are plenty of reasons to come down to the club for a sail or a cuppa (or something stronger). See the Saturday round up. Fridays continue (mid afternoon til dusk or beer) every week.
The fleet got away in a stiff breeze with just the one boat over the line at the gun. Chris Hatton was first to the windward mark and soon pulled out a strong lead from Eddie Pope and Bob Dodds. Chris held onto the lead but Bob passed Eddie before the end of the first […]
With a new Series being added for the 2017 season we kicked off with the first pursuit and handicap races of the year. All results based on the asc Py’s With an excellent fresh to fruity breeze with the sun beating down the contest kicked off, Paul J got what looked like a good lead from […]