Dinghy training for Juniors and Youths starts 15th April with a series of events on Saturdays that run through until September and are aimed at improving the sailing skills of the 8 to 17 year olds and to give those holding the RYA Stage 2 certificate the opportunity to progress to Stages 3 and 4 […]
A full club barge was entertained on Wednesday night (5th April) by mine hosts, Don Bishop and Florence Lowe to an evening of pizza and quiz. Delving in to the great quiz almanacs, Don certainly got heads scratching with round one. Things got a lot easier wfor the later picture and sailing rounds and when […]
Casual Sailing starts this Friday, 31st March.
Wednesday 30th Saw the start of the Wednesday sailing Start. The Early or OAP as I call it kicked off with 4 Boats turn out and it appeared to be the better wind of the evening, it looked like close racing for the first few laps but then Kev in the Phantom pull ahead of […]
Sunday 26th Sunday Racing kicked off with Dr and Mrs Smith’s setting two great course, in a way they did not follow the normal box courses round the cans we normally do, which was great a great change it had everything a good course needs, a Beat, Run and a few Reach’s. As […]
Sunday saw a lot of windy blow through and the racing did not happen. But in more news.. Well done do all who helped with the commitee boat this is now up and running. We will also see Wednesday evenings return on the 29th March Don’t for get the Early Afternoon Serires as well
The training programme for 2017 has now been published on the website and includes RYA courses covering First Aid, Beginners Sailing and Powerboating. Visit the Training section for details. There are 3 places remaining on the Beginners Powerboat course 28 – 30 April for club members. Visit the Training section to find out more.
We had a great turn out for the first weekend race of 2017. Some fell short with their winter boat prep and some got a few cobs webs wet. nice winds and good courses set made great viewing which I ams sure also made from sailing. The Lasers look like are set for an interesting […]
The sailing season will start on Sunday, March 5, 2017. First race will start at 14.00hrs and 16.00hrs for race two. We will be using the standard RYA Handicaps; I wonder how they will differ from 2016? I am just waiting on feedback on the complete sailing programme before I post more information but there […]
Happy New Year to everyone We (the sailing committee) are just adding the finishing touches to the 2017 sailing programme and I thought you’d like to know that we will be starting to sail on….. Sunday March 5. Lets hope all the winter boat preps set us all in good stead for a nice […]