Archive for the ‘Sailing Event’ Category

Coquet Yacht Club Regatta Weekend Aug 11-12

Hi All Coquet Yacht Club Regatta weekend is here. Registration from 7pm in the CYC bar on Friday and briefing 1230pm Saturday. Should be an exciting weekend of racing and social. Can we know if you are attending please so that we can plan for catering and berthing numbers if required. Thanks. Kris Burnett Rear […]

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Ladies Helm 5th August 2018

Ladies Helm 5th August 2018 – first boat start time 14.00hrs The plan of action so far, a brief summary: The start line will be two flags anchored in the bay near Meggies mark position. Synchronise your time pieces from the clock at the race board on the club ship. All boats will be given […]

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Rowena Cup and Tyne party weekend – 23/24th June 2018

This weekend is about the Rowena Cup race and rally up river to the City Marina for an overnight stay and taking in the wonders of the Great Exhibition of the North. Your start time from the river Blyth will be posted nearer the date. Boats should arrive at the mouth of the Tyne at […]

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Tall Ships Race at Sunderland 10 to 14 July

For those looking forward to seeing the Tall Ships Race visit Sunderland in July, a navigation notice has been released which details arrangements for spectating and visiting craft. If you intend to visit by boat it is well worth having a look at the requirements well in advance as there are restrictions in place and […]

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Summer Series 2018 Race 7

Photo: Tony Freeth Race 7 Wed 13 June 2018 A good start and close rounding at the windward mark in tonight’s race. Three and a half minutes separating first from last on a 90 minute race. Getting tighter! And to top it all off Bangers and Mash! Thanks to Mandy for helping out, it’s much […]

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Summer Series 2018 Race 6

Race 6 Wed 6 June 2018 A great turn out of 8 boats started and finished this evening’s Wednesday series Race 6. A longer windward leeward course to give the bigger boats a chance to fly their kites. A long haul to the windward mark and a fast run back to the finish. Well done […]

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Summer Series 2018 Race 3

Race 3 Wed 16 May 2018 A fine evening sail, sunny, lumpy, shifty, short course kept the crews working hard at least they didn’t get cold. All followed by great food and craic in the bar afterwards. Yacht Position Harriet Express 1 Fagins Express 2 Extremely Forbidden 3 Vanouki 4 Lady Elanor 5 Donati 6 […]

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Sunday Race 20th May

A lovely day out , Alan Bennet may well say this about this coming Sunday’s race. It’s going to be right good affair, a fair southerly breeze will take you up to the Coquet Island where you will turn around it and come all the way back. I don’t know why we bother, enough of […]

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