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Sunday Racing in Sunny Weather

Great courses by Race Officer Mike Pritchard and excellent weather and wind produced two excellent races on Sunday. The Gold fleet was won by Paul Jago from Ray Kemish and Bob Cuerstemont. Paul leads overall from Mike Pritchard and Ray with Bob and Jill Reid in contention. With two races to go, Andrew Beaumont is […]

Supernova Open Meeting

An 18 strong fleet took part in three races on Saturday. Sailed in a gusty force 3 the fleet had some excellent racing. Winner overall was Gavin Young from Cotswold SC with Paul Kelly and excellent second and Tony Critchley of Bolton third. Tony was first Veteran with Kevin Last first Master. Thanks to Race […]

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Casual Sailing & BBQ

As usual, we will be out for casual sailing, and this Friday we will also be firing up the BBQ.

Guide Dogs Say Thanks To Iona

You may remember that ASC youth sailor Iona spent the whole of 2018 raising money for Water Aid and the Guide Dogs. After many cake bakes, sponsorships and sailing events she raised the fabulous sum of £1000 which was split equally between the two charities. Today, 8 month old white Labrador Harvey and 2 year […]

Gold Fleet Out in Force

Nine of the ten Gold Fleet started on Sunday with Paul Jago winning from Kevin Milton and Mike Pritchard. Roger Day and Malcolm Davidson slip in to relegation zone joining the seemingly already doomed Andrew Beaumont. Silver Fleet was won by Nick and Ruth Marlow from the ever improving Iona Reid with Kevin Last third.

Successful Saturday Evening Race and Social

A very active Saturday at Attenborough. The day saw youth training followed by casual sailing. At 6pm we had the first Saturday race at the club for many years with six entries drifting around the pond. Thanks to Paul Kelly for being Race Officer with Bill Reid and James Kelly overseeing rescue and Roger Day […]

Kelly Wins Bank Holiday Cup Weekend

Paul Kelly took first and second in his new Supernova to lead the Bank Holiday Cup after three races on Sunday in gusty conditions. Other race winners were Kevin Milton and Andrew Beaumont with them ending up second and third overall. Next three races are in August. Thanks to Roger and Gillian Day and Bill […]

Spring Series Fills June

We have had a disrupted last few weeks with tripartites, bank holidays and pursuit races but for the first four Sundays in June we return to the Spring Series (Gold, Silver and Bronze and then Fast and Slow races). With better weather forecast it would be good to see racing numbers increase. The last weekend […]

Saturday Evening Racing and Social

This summer we have introduced a Saturday Race and Social evening as a trial. The first one is this Saturday, 1st June with a start at 18:00hrs and race duration of about 45 minutes. After the race will have a BBQ or take away. At the moment the weather forecast is for nice warm weather […]

Attenborough contest the Northern Tripartite at the King’s Mill Reservoir

Last Sunday, four Attenborough warriors, Duncan Adams, Paul Jago, Ray Kemish and Kev Milton travelled North to Sutton in Ashfield Sailing Club, situated on the King’s Mill reservoir, to do battle against the home team and Swarkestone sailors in the annual Northern Tripartite race series. Three races in light winds seemed to suit Swarkestone’s Tim […]