Sea Champs Next!

Sea Champs Next!

Who can forget the gales we sailed in at Thorpe Bay last year! Well all of you who did not go I suppose… Don’t miss out this year, with free camping on the grass on the seafront and great sailing you would be missing out if you don’t give it a go. And don’t worry its the Thames not real sea sailing. Let Thorpe Bay know if you are bringing a camper or tent. No caravans sorry.

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Season well under way

Season well under way

With Manor Park come and gone (and a great weekend it was too) we look forward to the first Championship of the season. The Northern’s at Denholme SC near Halifax is a unique venue, beautiful scenery, fantastic hospitality, death valley what more can you ask for? Held over the weekend of the 6-7th May its only 3 races to count so sailing only on Saturday and you can still qualify if you don’t fancy the 2 on Sunday morning. Let Jason know it you plan to attend as there is limited sleeping places at Gallagher castle availble.

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New Year, New promises

New Year, New promises

Well I am sure we are all promising ourselves this is the year we will get ft, lose weight and take on the world! Well lets hope many of you start with the Lightning travelers series which is now posted on the website. A varied list with some classic venues I hope to see many of you at a few of the events. For this year we are holding a raffle which will run throughout the year. Details will appear soon but lets just say there wont be any money changing hands for tickets. All you have to do is travel to a open meeting to be entered. Full...

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Its all Over now

Its all Over now

So the Rum & Mince pies is over and the Season comes to a close. No doubt who won the travelers series with minimum points the title goes to Simon Hopkins of Up River Yacht club. Always there or there about in past years Simon was (almost) unbeatable after purchasing Robbie’s new championship winning boat from 2015. Bryan Westley gets the award for the most traveled. I don’t think he missed an open meeting and was rewarded with the Silver Fleet trophy at the Nationals and the Series and having secured his first win at...

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End of Season upon us

End of Season upon us

So 2016 sailing season is nearly over but wait the Rum and Mince Pies at West Oxfordshire SC is yet to come on 12th November. Come along and see if we can empty that bottle of Rum before retiring to the pub for a well earned meal. If you arr planning to come please let us know on the facebook page and send your meal order in as soon as possible so Caroline can get the numbers sorted. Look forward to seeing you all there.

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The Nationals

The Nationals

Notice of Racing has been posted up for the Nationals, which once again it to be held at Northhampton SC. All the details on the Events page here: Events As usual the AGM will be held on Saturday after racing. Northampton is a great venue, plenty of camping available, and local B&B’s nearby.

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