Oxford Open

Super day at Oxford this weekend, light winds, but sunshine and 21 boats out on the water, a really great turnout, with visitors from every direction. The morning race was in a light but fair breeze and everyone made good progress around the course. After lunch the wind dropped, but we all just about made it around the second race. However, but the end of that one the wind dropped to flat calm, so race three was abandoned in favor of an early tea. Richard Palmer from Cookham Reach SC came home in top slot, closely followed by the rest of the...

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Oxford NORs

The Notice of Racing (NORs) for Oxford are now published on the Events Info Page. Looking like another great weekends sailing, super stretch of water, very nice club and the bacon rolls are worth the trip alone. First race start at 11.00, so plenty of time to get there are rig. Hope to see you there. Without tempting fate too much, the weather is not looking to bad either. Always a good turnout for Oxford, very easy to get to, just off the A34, which is itself just of the M40. Post Code for SatNavs is on the Events Info Page Here: Events...

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Oxford Open

Oxford this weekend folks, second event of the season and a real chance to put all those new techniques into practice. Farmoor is a super stretch of water, great club, lots of room, easy parking, fantastic bacon rolls, and you get to go sailing too. All the details on the Events Info page, this really is an event not to miss. Hope to see you there.

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Whitefriars Updates

Hi Folks, Results, Report and Photos from Whitefriars 2014 are all posted up. I’ve also taken the opportunity to update and simplify the Gallery pages, I’ve removed some of the very old images, but retained all the best ones we have from 2013. Results and Reports are in the usual place under the Event Info/Race Reports & Results Page. Old reports and results are retained below the latest entries. We’ll have a new Series Table once we get another set of results, which will be from Oxford on the 3rd May.

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Wow – What a Weekend

Wow – What a Weekend

So, Whitefriars weekend kicks off the season with a bang!!! Saturday was a really super training day, with twenty boats out on the water we all kept Paul and Rob busy with advice, tips and tricks for getting a Lightning going faster. The weather was kind, starting us off with nice gentle breezes, building to a good solid wind in the afternoon. Practice with the beats, starting and short course racing made for some super learning opportunities with Paul and Robbie on hand to point out the error of our ways. Just to prove the point Paul jumped...

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