New Blood Enters Cygnet Series

Cygnets Race 7, 2nd September 2017 The second to last Youth Improvers session of the series started peacefully, with the pond glassy like a mirror. Two newbie sailors from the youth course took to the water to try out the race for the first time. Martin drifted in front of everyone else, using his standard […]

Sunday 27th

The Bank Holiday Cup will commence as soon as the water is clear from comets on sunday. If you plan on racing/ sailing, please liaise with Roger Day the ood for the Comets his aim is to have two back to back races on Sunday morning starting around 11 (wind dependent)   id aim for a 2-3pm […]

Wanlip on Tour Race Series

A large number of Wanlip Sailing Club members have spent the weekend at the club and joined in rcaing this Sunday, resulting in over 25 boats taking part over the two races. Taking the two races as a series thde overall results for top five are below: 1st ASC Kevin Last S’NOVA 1077 1075 4.0pts […]

23 Race on Sunday as Adams/Jago Love-in Continues

Race 1 saw the second tie of the series between Jon Adams and Paul Jago with Kevin Last third. Mike Pritchard leads overall from Paul and Kevin. Race 2 saw the fast and slow fleets battle it out in gusty conditions. The slow fleet was won by Kevin Last from Bob Cuerstemont and Dave Bexson. […]

Drizzly Sunday and Challenging Courses

After a week off, Kevin Last returned to the pond and won the first race from Paul Jago and Jill Reid. In the second race, Kevin repeated his feat winning the slow fleet from Jon Adams in his Rooster 8.1 and Kevin Milton. Paul Jago won the slow fleet from Mike Pritchard and Andrew Beaumont.

Another Shifty Sunday

sees Paul Jago win the first race with Bob Cuerstemont and Mike Pritchard winning Fast and Slow fleets respectively in Race 2.

A commanding Wednesday evening performance from Mike

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 […]

Fleet of 21 Sails in Fickle Winds

Paul Jago sailed two stunning races to overcome the difficult conditions with the wind coming in from the railway line. The increasing weed caused a few problems for some of the larger boats and the committee will be looking at this challenge this week – any environmentally solutions welcome. Paul Jago won the first race […]

Juniors Led by David Bates

After six races of the season, the junior fleet is currently led by David Bates, closely followed by Martin Atkinson and Jill Reid. David has won three of the six races so well done to him.

Youth Improver’s Training Reaches Feva Pitch

Cygnet Series 5th Race 8th July 2017. Saturday’s race was another great success as all the juniors took part in it; the weather was great not to cold not to hot and not to windy. The course Keith set was good but challenging ; David, Martin, Iona and Thomas had a great start but for […]