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Check/Move Your Boat

As expected, the lake continued to rise overnight and the lower boat park is flooded. Is your boat safe? Does it need moved? With a mass of water, but lack of wind, those that were down were more interested in

Shattered Dreams

The enthusiasm of the handful of people that turned up to sail rapidly waned as the light conditions at 1pm were blown away by ever increasing winds, evident by a mass of white horses visible when looking down wind! Racing

Flying 15 Team Racing Cancelled

Due to the atrocious forecast for Saturday it has been decided to cancel this weekend’s F15 team racing. Club racing is still scheduled, but actual conditions will determine whether racing can proceed.

Unwanted American Visitor

After causing chaos in America, there’s another storm heading our way with gusts forecast to exceed 60mph over the next few days. Is your boat properly tied down? It may be a good time to check to avoid damage to

Final Club Championship Races

Sunday’s Dessert. With early mist shrouding the Lake the prospects didn’t look too hopeful. It soon cleared bringing sunshine but there wasn’t much sign of wind.  So we had a postponement while the Bates went in search of some.  A

Final Championship Weekend Series

Saturday’s Serving. The Commodore’s Coms had reminded members to compete but the turn out was less than hoped for.  No sign of a GP, just one FF, and just the Handicap Fleets to keep the activity level buoyant. Yes, it

Storm Ali

Today’s strong winds blew a number of boats at the Club off their trailers. A small group of members have kindly uprighted and repositioned them, but it may be worth checking your own boats if you get the chance.

Sad News

Very sadly one of our past members passed away at the weekend. Many of us have very fond memories of John, Lillian and their children both on and off the water. The family have sent the following message. “It is

Paul Carruthers Memorial Trophy 16th September

A bit of a difference from yesterday.  There were only nine starters,  mainly due to the forecast of heavier winds.  Yes, the gusts were stronger and more challenging. Especially in the morning race where Ethan’s 100 and Neil, sailing a

Bart’s Bash 2018 – What a turnout!

Bass – Bart’s Bash : 15 September 18 A Bit of Bashing Not physically, but had to match the heading that William composed last week! The Bash had more competitors than a normal club race but, with many of the

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