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Spring Series 1 - Sunday 14th April

The first race of the Spring Series didn't feel much like Spring. A cold and gusty Easterly wind provided for an exciting sail for all participants. Robin Leather returned to the Shadow fleet but wasn't too rusty and sailed a solid race to win from Paul Bowen and Shaun Kellett. Martin Scott and Pete Bowen sailed good races but were too early at the start. The Fast Handicap also suffered from competitors being too keen More »

Published 9:25am on 16 Apr 2019

Early Bird Seires 5 - Sunday 7th April

Beautiful weather was in attendance in Gurnard Bay on Sunday for the fifth race of the Earlybird series. The strong flood tide and fickle Easterly breeze provided challenging conditions for the race officer and competitors alike. Shaun Kellett battled through to beat Paul Bowen in the Catamaran fleet. Tim Wilkins showed signs of getting to grips with his RS 600 finishing in third the Fast Handicap fleet behind James Downer and Jon Price in second More »

Published 9:23am on 16 Apr 2019

Frostbite Series 6 - Sunday 9th December

The cold strong wind and rough sea forced the race officer to cancel the last race of the 2018 season. The sailors weren't too unhappy about it as they had the end of season prize giving and festive lunch later in the day. After a lovely turkey lunch, pudding and coffees, prizes were presented by club Admiral Mrs Joyce Martin to those who had placed in the top three overall in each race series. Special More »

Published 8:04pm on 11 Dec 2018

Sailing Update December 2018

This coming Sunday is the final race of the season, the weather has not been kind through the latter part of the year so fingers crossed we get one last race in! Following the race (or at 1pm if racing is abandoned) will be the Annual prize giving so please come down and support your fellow sailors. Prizes will be awarded for series results, as well as a few special prizes for mini sailors More »

Published 7:12pm on 4 Dec 2018

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2019 Sharks and Dolphins » 2019 Sharks and Dolphins

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Sharks and Dolphins 2019
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Spring Series 5

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Wednesday Spring Series 6

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2019 Thurs Cadet Training » Cadet Training

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2019 Cadet Advanced Training » Cadet Advanced Training

May 24

2019 Adult Training » Adult Training

May 26

Trophy Race

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