Sea Champs – Snettisham

Sea Champs – Snettisham

So its time for the sea champs and this year we are at Snettisham SC as the opening weekend of Norfolk Week. For those who don’t know Snettisham is on the only west facing beach in Norfolk and although it is technically the sea is the enclosed area know as ‘The Wash’. that means the waves wont be to big unless you get a tornado like a few years ago, oh and the squall that blew through a couple of years ago that is. Because of the tides racing is a bit strange. Two race late Saturday night and two race early (Yes early)...

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Cookham Results

Cookham Results

Hi Guys, Results for Cookham are posted up and the series table updated. All to play for at the top and the bottom 🙂 Next event is part of Norfolk week at Snettisham Beach. All the details are on the events page here: Events Details As in previous years a good few members are attending the whole week, not just the events at Snettisham. See the facebook page for more info on who’s going etc.

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AGM 2015

AGM 2015

Hi all, We have uploaded both the Notice of the AGM 2015 and the Officers Nomination Form for 2015 (See links below). The AGM as usual will be on the Saturday, early evening at the Nationals, after the racing and before the curry night. Always an interesting and surprisingly enjoyable hour or so, especially over a glass of wine, which is usually on offer! well we wouldn’t be Lightning sailors if that weren’t the case hey! There are a couple of Class officer positions that need filling, so we’ll need a couple of people...

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Cookham NORs and SIs

Cookham NORs and SIs

Hi All, NORs and SIs for Cookham are posted up on the events page. We are at Cookham on the 18th July. A super club, nicely located on the Thames up by Maidenhead, just off the M4. Really easy to get too. Hope to see you there.

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Ullswater here we come

Ullswater here we come

It is time for he great trek north for the Northern Area Championship this weekend. The first time for a while it has truly been on the North! (Sorry MPSC but you will always be Midlands to me!) It promises to be two days of great sailing an I am sure the evenings will be just as good. Camping is available at the club so I hope to see you all there. After Julie made the effort to come to Essex it would have bee rude not to visit so Matt (Guest appearance) and I will make the trek up Friday. If you are a Lord Birkett fan this is the following...

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Results are Updated

Results are Updated

Results and Report for Manor Park open are posted in the results section and are the updated Travellers series. If you did not hear it was a great day and seriously windy but we got three races in and had a good if tired night down the pub later. Next stop is Ullswater for the Northern. All NOR’s and entry forms are on the website. Look forward to seeing you there.

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