Winter is well behind us with the new sailing season starting. Our events calendar is looking quite healthy with only a few Wednesday bookings available. All ready we have had a visit from Nottingham University Sports Science students who spent a day working with our volunteers and members of a client group.  We have also taken part in this years “Push the boat out" event.

 Looking forward we have the Hansa TT Open Meeting arranged for Wednesday 25 July, if you have time to help during this event please contact the club office. Kids from Chernobyl  will visit more


As you are no doubt aware we have a very comprehensive  programme to take youngsters  new to sailing through the various stages of RYA courses to become competent sailors.

We would like to help them develop their skills further through Saturday Club and Race Training, also to give them the opportunity to access the Duke of Edinburgh scheme within the Club. It would also be good to develop a social side to Youth Sailing. more

An evening of talks took place on Friday 9th March in the club house.

Rod Shiers and Colin Atkinson kindly gave up their time to entertain us talking about their marine experiences. Rod gave great colour to his exploits sailing a Westerly Fulmar round the coast of Britain (as a retirement challenge) and Colin gave an in-depth view of his wide experience of deep water, offshore drilling.

Despite the poor weather the event attracted a good audience. There was a collection for the RNLI which raised £93; we have subsequently more