Category: Racing

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We have a gap in the OD rota for Thursday 31 May. If you can help please let us know or login to DutyMan and add the duty to your personal roster.

Sunshine All The Way

Defying the forecast, Saturday had sunshine all the way to welcome over 40 visitors to the club and get them on the water as part of the RYA’s Push the Boat Out campaign. The wind was light but at least

Night Jar 3

It was a bright evening with a chilly F3 westerly wind.  The OD chose 0-A-3 as the course and fifteen crews started on a heavily port biased line.  John Reekie’s Solo led at the windward mark ahead of Ian/Mike in

May Bank Holiday

Who would believe a sunny bank holiday weekend? When the morning mist shifted on Saturday it revealed a warm sunny day.  The wind was forecast to be Southerly but it swung between northwest and southwest being light and with many

Great North Asymmetric Challenge 2018

There was a great turnout of more than 30 boats for this year’s GNAC. The sun was shining with a cool wind blowing from the north east which proved to be frustratingly changeable throughout the afternoon. The wind was reasonably

Patience is a virtue

Saturday started with a warm southerly that promised some great sailing conditions. Banter was keen to start in the narrows at Scarness and race down the lake, although his wish was not granted, a course was set taking the fleets

Eric Twiname Trust Pennant

Sunday started with gusting southerly winds which led to some exciting and spectacular spinnaker legs. There were some occasional capsizes as the gusts increased. The heavier winds suited Mike/Kayla who took an early lead in the F15s and maintained it

Dampened Enthusiasm

Some light airs on a wet afternoon were just enough to tempt four boats to the water for the next race in the long MG series. The official starter, aka Herb, opted to have a shore start to minimise exposure

Easter Holiday

An Easter easterly helped reduce air temperatures for sailors and campers alike. Fortunately the forecast gusty winds on Saturday eased late morning to encourage a few more boats to race. Banter/Tim were out in a RS400 and powered through the

Duty Roster

Every Club expects its members to do their fair share of duties. With the sailing programme complete duties for OD and safety have been allocated and uploaded to Dutyman. Please check your inbox for an email from Dutyman, and review