We had a great afternoon at the sailing club with some sunshine and a good breeze with the occasional squall blowing through.
A nice light wind welcomed the start of the Spring series. In the first race both Phantoms had gear failure even before the start and at the start Nick and Ruth Marlow were too enthusiastic and recalled by Race Officer Ray Kemish. So good racing on a testing course with along beat and the usual […]
Including Friday and Saturday Casual Sailing dates.
Sunday sees the first of nine races for the Spring series. First race at 14:00hrs is for teh Gold, Silver and Bronze fleets. 2019 allocations are shown in the table. If not in Gold or Silver fleet then will race in Bronze fleet. As for previous seasons we will have 3 up, 3 down between […]
With today being Mothering Sunday entries for the last two races in the Snowdrop series was low. Just five boats took to the water for the first race in a stiff force 4 to 5 ENE wind. Although there were five different boats involved ranging from Phantom to Laser Radial racing was close for the […]
RYA Midlands regional bulletin
Here is the latest RYA Midlands regional bulletin.
This coming weekend (Friday 29th and Saturday 30th March) will see the start of the 2019 casual sailing season and the forecast is looking good.
Pleasant weather but a gusty wind welcomed the competitors this Sunday. Duncan Adams won the first race easily from the ever improving Louis Mok and Ray Kemish third. Ray was trying his best for the Flying Centerboard early entry with three capsizes although was beaten in that area by a mammoth capsize by Kevin Milton […]
We have four spaces vacant still for the RYA powerboat level 2 course on the 10-12th May. We run this course for a very modest £25 for members only, to help us to maintain a competent base of crew to run the safety boats throughout the year, without which the club would not be able […]
We have four spaces still available to members for the powerboat level 2 course running over the weekend of 10th to 12th May. The club runs this course for members to enable us to provide competent powerboat crew for rescue boat duties through the year. As such the fee is a very good value £25. […]