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Mik is seeking contributions to the 2020 edition of Foxy Tales. You are welcome to write about anything likely to be of interest to the membership; reflections on sailing last year or further in the past, your plans for the …

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Wishing members and visitors, old and new, a very happy New Year and best wishes for the 2020 sailing season!

Following the annual prize giving dinner dance at The Castle Inn, here are the various winners with their prizes. Photos courtesy of Stephen Kirkpatrick

The 68th Annual General Meeting held in the Clubhouse on Sunday 1st December 2019 Members agreed the following subscriptions for 2020 Ordinary – £188 increasing from 1st April to £208 Family – £91 increasing from 1st April to £102 Senior £132 increasing from 1st April to £147 Junior …

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It didn’t look too promising just prior to the first race with a W trying to reach f1 and calm water.  Did I say westerly?  The turbines were blowing from NNE!  But the Bass wind soon swung to that direction …

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A glorious winter style cold morning, with clear blue skies, but a lack of wind was not looking too promising for the day’s racing. The wind filled in enough for the committee boat to take to the water, but it …

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After a lot of hard work, there was another successful bonfire night at the club Thanks to all that helped with building and lighting the bonfire, arranging the firework display, as well as providing the hotdogs, and staffing the bar.

Now that November is here, it is Sunday only racing (isn’t it Mik?!) for the Winter Trophy. There was a cold light wind that picked up slightly over the course of the morning, and light rain to boot! Eight boats …

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After a wet, night, and a calm morning, the wind freshened as the afternoon went on, and the sun shone, revealing a snow capped Skiddaw as the rain clouds disappeared. There was a fleet of 11 boats, some suffering mixed …

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Saturday was wet and windless, though a light breeze did fill in, there was no enthusiasm to race, so racing was cancelled for the day. Sunday morning’s attendees all reported wind at Bothel, Keswick, Cockermouth, but there was little sign …

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