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. […]

Youth Improvers take to the water

We had a great turnout at yesterday’s Youth Session, with 9 juniors taking to the water. We started the session by sailing in the middle of the lake, before venturing off around the lake doing follow the leader, which ended up with a couple of capsizes for some of the Youths. Then, Keith taught us […]