Easter saw the start of the 2017 social program with the much awaited Robbie Williams evening on the Friday and the children’s fun day on Easter Monday.  The music evening was well-attended and proved great fun for all of those involved. Thanks to the sub-aqua group for arranging it.

We had a modest turn out for the Easter Monday fun day; as ever the egg hunts in the cat park and then on the island were popular with the youngsters, all keen to maximize their egg haul. The main challenges, apart from finding the eggs, was dodging the geese and brambles on the island. Two young sailors entered the decorated boat contest; the winning boat was made up to look like an Easter chicken. The youngsters then...read more

Novice Racing continues this year and the first session on Sunday 7th May, with further sessions set on the first Sunday of the month, from May to October.
The first session on Sunday 7th will start at 12:00. Please meet in the clubhouse.

The Novices Race race training sessions are to help novice sailors get into racing with explanations of how they are organised, basic tactics, like getting to the start on time.
Novice races will then follow. These Novice Races will start shortly after the start of normal Club Afternoon Races.

Keith Appleby and Phil Munton will present the first session and will include the flag sequence and how the Race Officer sets up the course.

Novice racing is aimed at those...read more

Carsington Sailing Club is very keen to encourage new members to improve their skills, experience, and enjoyment and to try racing. We now have an Extended Hire Scheme for Dinghies. The scheme is aimed at giving the opportunity to members, particularly new members the to hire a boat for a three month period The scheme is similar to the very successful scheme we operated from 2003 for Laser 2000’s.

The club has a small fleet of Laser Vago’s and these are available for extended hire in three-month blocks, from May 1st. The hire periods will be May-July, August-October, November-December and February-April and the prices are shown below. The price is per hire period – not per month. Included in the hire will be some basic...read more