Tim Hand Wins Supernova Open Meeting

12 boats took part in the 2017 Supernova Open meeting. Winner overall was Tim Hand from Swarkestone with Peter Housley of Sutton-in-Ashfield second and Kevin Last of Attenborough third. Held is a moderate force 3 to 4 wind there was some close racing although ultimately Tim Hand won every race. In the first race he […]

Cygnets Race Through Islands Chicane

Cygnet Series 4th Race 3rd June 2017. Saturday’s race was a great success as it was the first race of the year that all starting racers actually finished. On the water Martin came first followed by: Jill, David, Iona, Rhys, Thomas and Lisa. The wind was good but the course was tricky, all racers suffered […]

11th June

This weekend we Host the northern tripartite. We are still looking for another volunteer to help with Safety boats crew. if you are able please get in touch The Days racing will consist of 3 races starting at 11am. Our fabulous social committee have arrange for the BBQ to be fired up so food will […]

Summer Series Update

A typical British summer’s day saw sun, wind and rain. The Gold, Silver and Bronze fleets were in race and there was some close racing on the water. The Gold fleet was won by Mike Pritchard with Nick and Ruth Marlow winning Silver fleet and Duncan Adams the Bronze fleet. The win means that Mike […]

Wednesday Evening Race Write up.

• Very light wind (1-2 knots??) • Brian & Flo decide to launch committee boat, which surprised a number of participants due to the light wind conditions. However, it proved to be the right decision, with a simple course being set in the middle of the pond where most of what little wind there was, […]

Interclub

We are hosting the next interclub Between Swarkstone, Sutton In Ashfield, ASC,  First Race is 11 am but three to count if you cannot make the first race please try and get down to the last two.  There will be food available on the day as well, (small cost will apply)  We also need help […]

Comet Open

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 […]

Golden Tie

Spring Series continued under blue skies and some interesting courses set by Duncan Adams. There was a tie for firstr place in the gold fleet between Kevin Milton and Mike Pritchard with Rob Corner third. In the silver fleet Ray Kemish won easily with Louis Mok winning the battle of the Radials to take second […]