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Swarkestone Supreme on Sunday Scorcher

26 racers from 3 clubs took to the waters of Swarkestone Sailing Club for the 2018 Northern Tripartite on this sunny  Sunday. Attenborough’s Kevin Milton (photo) put Phantom 1442 into the lead off the line and round the first mark of the second of 3 races, but could only convert a great start into a […]

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 […]

Northern Interclub at Swarkestone Next Weekend

The next inter club competition is at Swarkestone on Sunday 10th June and good if as many members as possible travel there to compete. Racing starts at 11:00hrs. If you intend to take part let Ray Kemish know this week. If any members wish to camp overnight on Saturday or possibly both Friday and Saturday […]

Spring Series Resumes

A hot day with little wind saw 11 boats take to the water. Gold fleet was won by Mike Pritchard with Malcolm Davidson winning the silver fleet and Andrea Murphy the bronze fleet. The fast fleet was won by Bob Cuerstemont with Mike Pritchard winning the slow fleet.

A busy Saturday on the water

A gorgeous afternoon, weatherwise, with light winds, perfect for getting back on the water after a cold winter and that’s exactly what 12 of our younger sailors did under the watchful eye of Dinghy Instructor Jill. More fun, games and coaching will take place this Friday evening. Beeston Scouts also carried out part of the […]

Do you need a road trailer?

We have seven road trailers which with minimal work could be made road worthy. They are currently at the rear of the old Ladies changing room cabin for viewing. If you would like to make a bid for any of these please do so before 18th May otherwise they will be offered on a well […]

Comet Open Meeting

SATURDAY 9th JUNE 2018 BRIEFING – 10.30 am FIRST RACE – 11.00 am 3 RACES, 2 TO COUNT Enter on the day,  just £10.00 to include a light lunch.   FOR FURTHER INFORMATION: Contact:  Malcolm Davidson  Tel:  07906187902 or 0115 9228613 Email: rcsailing@attenboroughsc.org.uk   More on the Events pages.

Newly Qualified Powerboaters Include Under 16s

Last weekend’s damp and breezy conditions saw 6 members, including 2 juniors, take to the water in various club powerboats. Instructors Bill and Jeremy guided students Iona, Tara, Darcey, Paul, Ruth and Liz through low speed close quarters handling, man overboard recovery, driving at planing speed and collision regulations providing them with the skills necessary to […]

Attenborough Win Trent Tripartite – Just

The Trent Tripartite inter club competition at Attenborough saw an excellent turnout of 33 boats – 17 from the home club, ten from Nottingham and six from Trent Valley. Club Results: ASC: 115pts NSC: 117pts TVSC 193.5pts For Attenborough, Ray Kemish, Mike Pritchard and Jill Reid scored club counting points in all three races with […]

Spring Series Results for 15th April

As with last week gold and silver fleets had same winner with Mike Pritchard and Andrew Beaumont respectively with Nick Colbeck winning the bronze fleet. Fourteen boats raced with eight of the ten in the gold fleet taking part. The fast fleet was won by Kevin Last with Mike Pritchard winning the slow fleet. Next […]