Club News

Burns Night ~ Friday 27 January

Burns Night ~ Friday 27 January

Celebration of the Sottish national poet Robbie Burns ~ Friday, 27th January 2023 Brighten up this dark winter night and join us for an entertaining evening of bagpipes, toasts and addresses Featuring Piping in the guests The Chairman’s welcome The Selkirk Grace...

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The Christmas Quiz Friday 2nd December

The Christmas Quiz Friday 2nd December

  Join us on Friday 2nd November at 7.30pm. Gather together a team of up to 6 and test your Knowledge against other Club members in this general Christmas quiz. £15 per person (Includes; quiz entry, mixed buffet platter for each table including gourmet chips...

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Food Bank Drive

Food Bank Drive

We are collecting food for our local food bank. If you would like to contribute, please leave tins in a bag near the book-shelf in the clubhouse. TINNED FOOD ONLY (3 month or longer best before date) Final date for contributions: 25th November

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Sonata Race Report ~ 29th Oct

Sonata Race Report ~ 29th Oct

Skimming the Bishop Last race of the season saw the Sonata fleet join the Dragons for a full day of racing. After an early briefing all crews headed to their boats in lovely autumnal weather. The first of the two races saw the Sonatas off with spinnakers flying in...

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Notice of Club AGM 2022 – Sat 3rd December at 1200hrs

Notice of Club AGM 2022 – Sat 3rd December at 1200hrs

Notice is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting of this Club will be held on Saturday 3rd December 2022 at 12:00 hours in the clubhouse, when the attendance of members is requested for the following purpose: Agenda 1 To receive apologies for absence 2 To...

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Dragon Race Report ~ 29th Oct 2022

Dragon Race Report ~ 29th Oct 2022

Dear Dragoners, What a way to end the season! Really close competitive racing (a bit to close on one occasion ) the very best of what club racing can offer. Well done to all that took part. The wind was forecast from the South force 3 gusting 5. Not how the first race...

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Sonata Race Report 29th Oct 2022

Sonata Race Report 29th Oct 2022

Bishops Ooze and West Bulwark. Now the good crew of Musical had never heard of B’Ooze and had little idea of where it was, but luckily the two boats in front of us pointed the way, so we pointed at them. Big mistake! Apparently the Bishop is quite notorious for...

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Squib Race Report – Autumn 5

Squib Race Report – Autumn 5

29th October 2022 In a light Southerly 2 Squibs, Avocet and Monkey Business crossed the line close together and proceeded down river in a very light breeze until it decided to cease blowing. The breeze could be seen beyond 30 but how to get there became a major issue....

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Wayfarer Race Report – Sat 15th Oct

Wayfarer Race Report – Sat 15th Oct

Saturday's wind prediction precipitated a number of WhatsApp messages discussing the merits of the scheduled windward leeward racing and whether it was the sensible option for the Wayfarers. The decision made was to put the start back to the normal time and try round...

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Change to Sailing Instructions: 15th October

Change to Sailing Instructions: 15th October

Medway Yacht Club Notice 4/2022 CHANGE TO SAILING INSTRUCTIONS Notice is hereby given that for the Squib and Wayfarer classes Windward/Leeward racing is cancelled on Saturday 15th October 2022. Instead Squibs and Wayfarers will have a Club line start at 14:00 and...

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