Sailing News

Autumn Series Report

Autumn Series Report

The popular, season closing autumn Series returned over six Sundays from 24th October to 28th November. After last years event was curtailed after only 2 completed races by the imposition of Covid Lockdown a full series was sailed in 2021 and attracted a total of 22...

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VHF SRC Course & Exam

VHF SRC Course & Exam

29th January 2022 FULL 30th January 2022ย : RYA Marine Radio SRC Course & Exam A course and exam for anyone who owns a fixed or handheld marine VHF radio. A radio is an important piece of safety equipment on board and it is vital to understand the correct...

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Notice of Change to Race Start Times ~ 30/10/2021

Notice of Change to Race Start Times ~ 30/10/2021

Notice to competitors 2/2021: Change to sailing program Start times for the 30 October 2021 will be ย varied; Dragons Warning signal 09.55 start 10.00. Sonatas Warning signal 10.05 start 10.10. Squib Warning signal 12.55 start 13.00 Wayfarer Warning signal 13.05 start...

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Commodores Day report

Commodores Day report

Dear Members, A little later than expected. Here is our report on Commodores day. From Richard Stone our Commodore & Brian McKenzie Despite gloomy forecasts of no to little wind plus rain, the sun was out with a 5 - 10 kn Southerly . Morning racing focused on fun...

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Cruiser Class October Newsletter

Cruiser Class October Newsletter

In line with past traditions, it is the turn of Mr ๐•ท๐–Š๐–‹๐–‹๐–Š to compose this newsletter. We had hoped to tell you the tales of some members of the Tuesday Group who hired a canal boat from Ely and went to St Ives. However due to a misunderstanding of the complexities of...

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Hauling & Launching 2021/2022

Winter 2021 Hauling & 2022 Launching Bookings   If you wish to come ashore this winter the schedule is now available in the office. You will need to complete a booking form which is available here: Hauling Request Dates 2021-2022

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2021 Racing Round Up

The Start Of The Year The big off season news was that the club was joined by six Musto skiffs. A fantastic addition to the fast handicap fleet. This is a hardcore group who will set the bar high. The sailing committee introduced a number of innovations for the racing...

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As Autumn gets into gear and the less hardy look to laying up their boats for another winter the Cruisers and Racers have the Cruiser Class Autumn Series as a final hurrah before the season end. This year's series is going to be different to previous years with a...

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VHF SRC Course & Exam

VHF SRC Course & Exam

13th November 2021: RYA Marine Radio SRC Course & Exam A course and exam for anyone who owns a fixed or handheld marine VHF radio. A radio is an important piece of safety equipment on board and it is vital to understand the correct procedures. The Short Range...

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Wayfarer Racing Report

Wayfarer Racing Report

  Good racing for the Wayfarers on Saturday 4 September. Numbers were a bit depleted because several boats were still on holiday (or on duty). Course 60 was the order of the day; essentially down to 20, back to 25 and 24 (via MYA1), repeat and home. 14-17mph...

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Cruiser Class September Newsletter

Cruiser Class September Newsletter

As many of you will have guessed by now, this newsletter has many guest editors, hence the depth of literary skills. Much of the letter is debated and formulated on the Isle of Sheppey on a Tuesday. This edition is no different and hence no better. In the days of...

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Wayfarer Championships

Wayfarer Championships

The Wayfarer Championships was held on the 5th to 8th August but due to high winds only 2 days' racing were possible. A full report from Yachts and Yachting can be found from the link below:...

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