Oxford and The Nats

Oxford and The Nats

Hi folks, NORs posted up for the Oxford open and the NATS NORs, SIs and entry details. As always camping is available overnight at the NATS, but you need to book a pitch with the Club. Just call to reserve a place. They also maintain a list of B&Bs on their website. Our usual on-site social venue Bratley Towers (Lee and Emma’s huge tent) will be the place to be seen, Downton has nothing on this, but do dress for dinner 🙂 The AGM will be held on the Saturday evening after racing, always a great chance to talk LNs and influence where...

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Sea Champs 2015 results

Sea Champs 2015 results

With the Sea Champs now over the results are updated, the back drop is evening sailing at Snettisham beach. Stunning. Caroline still leads the way but is joined by Jason in second both having completed the minimum races and now looking to improve with discards. The chasing pack of Simon, Paul and Penny need one more event to qualify and don’t forget Robbie with his 6 wins our of 6 races. If Uncle Jason keeps bringing him to events who would bet against him in the new shiny Red machine?

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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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