Sailing News

Cruiser Autumn Series

Regrettably the remaining races in the Cruiser Autumn Series have been cancelled due to the Covid-19 lockdown through November. As only 2 races have been sailed this does not constitute a series so all valid entries will be contacted by the cruiser class shortly to...

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Sonata 2020 Class Captain’s Report

Sonata 2020 Class Captain’s Report

Well what are year 2020 has been. Back in April it seemed like we would never sail again and we’d be stuck looking at the same 4 walls week in, week out dreaming about sunny Saturday afternoons racing on the River Medway. However, by July lengthy discussions were had...

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Cruiser Class Autumn Series – Race 2

Cruiser Class Autumn Series – Race 2

After a wild, wet and windy night Sunday 25th dawned almost flat calm. “Not again!”, was the exclamation on the Committee boat, but a light westerly breeze appeared about 09:00 allowing a start line to be set by buoy 27. The breeze was anything but stable and as each...

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Cruiser Class Autumn Series – Race 1

Cruiser Class Autumn Series – Race 1

The weather gods carried on where they left off with last year’s Autumn Series with the Wind socially distancing itself from the fleet. Lulled in to a false sense of security by a light breeze at 09:00 the OOD decided to send Class 1, the IRC fleet down as far as Buoy...

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Cruiser Class ~ Autumn Series / Update

Cruiser Class ~ Autumn Series / Update

The Cruiser Class Autumn Series is planned to start on Sunday 18th October. Work is moving ahead to prepare the committee boat and we are looking forward to welcoming those new to racing in the cruiser “White Sails” class. So we can plan the racing in more detail we...

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Guidance To Race Officers Under Amended NOR & SI’s

Guidance To Race Officers Under Amended NOR & SI’s

Guidance to Race Officer under Amended NOR and SI's   Please note these are the key changes: Each boat shall maintain a crew list such that track and trace can be instituted.  The helm or agent must submit his contact number on the signing on form and undertake...

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Notice of Changes to the Sailing Program

Notice of Changes to the Sailing Program

Commodore’s Day 03/10/20 Cancelled Following the decision by House Committee to not hold any shore side events in line with the current Covid 19 guidance it was agreed in Sailing Committee that Commodore's Day would need to be cancelled.  Normal Saturday racing under...

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September Training Schedule

September Training Schedule

Dear Members, Here you can find the training schedule for September! ADULT SAILING Saturday mornings 9.30 – 11.30 Beginners – starting from the beginning with single handed dinghies 11.30 – 13.30 Improvers  - if you have already some experience and you would like to...

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Notice No.5 ~Removal of Crew Limit

Notice No.5 ~Removal of Crew Limit

Notice of change to Amendment (No 2) to the 2020 MYC Sailing instructions for In-River and Windward/Leeward Racing   This notice is to take effect from 3 September 2020.   This notice changes ​ clause 1.10.3 of the above Amendment will be removed allowing...

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