Frostbite Results

13 boats took part in the two races this Sunday in balmy weather. Both were won by Nick Marlow in his Lark. Overall it is close in each series. Series 1 after four races is led by Kevin Last from Paul Jago and Bob Cuerstemont. Series 2 is led by Paul Jago from Kevin Last […]

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Blue Peter Award For Attenborough Junior

A huge well done to Attenborough Junior Nerys who has been awarded a Blue Peter badge for her letter to the show about sailing. With no previous sailing experience Nery participated in  the RYA Youth course in August with brother Fred, both were awarded Stage 1 and 2. Since then she has been sailing with […]

1-1-1 For Nick Marlow

A stunning performance by Nick Marlow on Sunday, winning all three races. Although having missed the other nine, he was not in the running for series overall. This was won by Kevin Last from Jill Reid and Andrew Beaumont. Notable in Race 3 was Josie Adams rather easily beating young Duncan on handicap. Next Sunday […]

Youth Improvers Ends Season With Record Turnout

Last Saturday saw the last Youth Improvers session of 2018 which ended as usual with games on the water and a party in the clubhouse. Certificates were awarded to Aidan Barton (Stage 3) and Andrew Field (Stage 2) by Instructor Jill Reid who also enthused on the record turnout…. “…. it was an amazing youth […]

Autumn Cup This Weekend

Next four weekends see the Autumn Cup series with three short races each day.

Pursuit Racing for Next Two Weekends

The next two weekends see racing under the ASC handicap system. Each Sunday there will be a 90 minute pursuit race starting at 13:45hrs followed by a 45 minute traditional race starting at about 15:30hrs. Prizes for each pursuit race with second race being part of a four race series. The start times for the […]

Six new youth sailors … & expert paddlers!

6-9th August 2018 – Sunny weather and mostly gentle winds presented ideal conditions for six beginners to undertake the RYA Youth sailing course stages 1 and 2 under instruction from Jill Reid, Kevin Milton and Keith Brereton, assisted by Iona Reid. Whilst much sailing and some capsizing took place, the absence of wind on the […]

Club Regatta This Sunday

We will run 3 45 minute races, the first at 12.00, the second and third back to back starting at 13.45. Categories will be Young Mariners (under 18 on date of event), Mariners (18-59 on date of event), and Ancient Mariners (60+ on date of event). Their will be prizes of first, second, and third […]

Beginner recommends ‘Friendly and Relaxed Club’

Glorious sunshine and good but variable winds presented 8 adult beginners, supported by enthusiastic instructors and safety crews, with a few challenges during the Summer Dinghy Sailing Course held over the last two weekends. A very BIG THANK YOU to Instructors Jeremy, Jill, Kevin and Nick (pictured) and Safety Crews Andrea, Carol, Mick and Richard. […]