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 […]
Please find the start times for this Sundays Pursuit race Details below Race 1: 90-minute pursuit race; the first boat starts 13:45hrs Race 2: Handicap race lasting 45mins; start at approx. 15:430hrs ASC Pursuit Times may 2017 See you then Duncan RC Sailing
Thank you for those who stepped into fill the gaps in the Duties. What a race, with a fruity wind blowing a course, was set to test the sailors, beats galore with a few twists and turns. The start was laid near the big island on the right of the lake, and the sailors shot off to […]
The Wednesday evening race launched with what had looked like a very promising forecast, however, the Wednesday demons were on form and the wind started to drop. Luckily a rain cloud over yonder brought in some wind as the 1 minute countdown started. It all equaled an interesting start on a heavier port bias line. As the […]
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 […]