Hi, looking forward to sailing tomorrow Friday 30th March.
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 […]
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 […]
With the season fast approaching there is still a lot of work to be done to get the changing rooms into a usable condition. Work is also required to continue with the decking and the footings need to be dug in preparation for the ramp allowing us to be a more inclusive club. Please give […]
Enough trailers to start a museum as many are that old, everything from 1950s to 1990s. Only three have been claimd so far. Thus, if you have a trailer please come down over the next two weekends to claim them and mark them with paint and after that could help with the new clubhouse. In […]
Internally we have started to prepare benches removed from the old changing rooms ready for fitment into the new. Painters required. Awaited are decisions on the galley equipment and flooring for the club room area and then a big clean up will be required in preparation for laying the flooring before fitting the galley and […]
Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to you all. I hope that 2017 has been enjoyable for everyone, and that everyone is excited for what the New Year has in store for us! This season for the juniors has ran great, with numerous juniors achieving Stages 2, 3 & 4 in the RYA Youth […]
Four of us sailed the annual Cold Turkey race in what was ideal winter sailing conditions. Mike Pritchard acted as OOD and two brave souls manned the safety boat on what was a cold day for just sitting in a boat. With a steady 4 to 5 from the west a good course was set […]
Sunday 17th December starting at 13:00 hrs a single one hour race using ASC handicaps. Come along in fancy dress (optional) and decorate your boat for this seasonal race. Following on there will be a finger buffet and drinks in the clubhouse.