Saturday 13th May 2017 Once again the Comet Open is being hosted at Attenborough on May 13th, as in previous years this has always been well attended with our members and visitors.
Cruising and casual sailing have started well this year. We’ve had a friendly collection of boats on both Fridays and Saturdays.
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 […]