1st Pursuit of the Year

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 […]

May 7th Pursuit race times

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

Wednesday Racing – Another Thank you.

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 […]

Wednesday Race is Hotting Up

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 […]

Trent Tri-partite 2017

The Trent Tripartite hosted by Nottingham Sailing Club last Sunday started slowly for the Attenborough fleet of seven, consisting of Duncan Adams, Roger Day, Kev Milton, Kev Last, Ray Kemish, Dave Bexson and Jill Reid. There would have been 8, but Paul Jago forgot to set his alarm clock. The wind was inconsistent for the […]

Attenborough Second in Trent Tripartite

Over 30 boats took part in the annual Trent Tripartite at Nottingham Sailing Club under sunny skies but blustery winds. Seven took part from Attenborough and the challenging wind on the river took many time to settle with Duncan Adams winning the final race to come third overall and the top Attenborough boat. Overall Nottingham […]

Duncan at the Double

Duncan Adams won both races on Wednesday. In the early race he won from Andrea Murphy and Roger Day whilst in the late race Jon Adams came second and Mike Pritchard.

Youth Improvers brave winds in 1st Cygnet Race of 2017

The Youth Improver’s kicked off to a great start last Saturday in the stormy weather. It commenced with a briefing for the Youths, and their parents, in the clubhouse, which was soon followed by the first youth race of the season. Iona Reid had an astonishing start as she stormed past the other juniors on […]

Easter sees Egg-ceptional Performance by Paul Jago

Whilst the leaders at the front were battling it out on the water, Paul Jago sailed his own race to win the Gold fleet from Kevin Milton by 20 seconds with Mike Pritchard a further 22 seconds behind. In the silver fleet Jill Reid was egg-static at winning from Louis Mok and the Kings, Dennis […]

Wednesday Night Results

A chilly evening saw Duncan take an early and subsequently large lead after a cracking port flyer at the start. Kevin Last had a poor start but recovered well with some great planing technique to sweep through the 15 strong fleet to eventually win easily from Duncan Adams and Gary Cawthorn.