Archive for the ‘Sailing Event’ Category

Boatman Bonanza at Sunderland YC

As you may have heard, Sunderland YC lost one of it’s best sailors to cancer recently and in Martin’s memory we have arranged an event over the Aug bank holiday for charity. Graeme Oliver Sunderland Yacht Club  

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Wednesday evening racing

Countdown to the first Wednesday evening race starts now. This coming Wednesday the 1st 19.00hrs Food available after sailing. What our venerable and much regarded Rubbish Racing Tip rubbish Guru didn’t mention is the first rule of racing.’you have to be in it to win it‘ especially in a series. Sunday 5th May is the pursuit […]

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Sunday Racing

I think I’m giving up sailing as a hobby and going to try meteorology. There’s always plenty of it about! Today’s race is postponed till next week, and the last race of the season will be on 31st March, which will also be the prizegiving and a grand affair it will be. For those interested […]

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Advance notice of race 17th March

Sunday’s race will start half an hour earlier. Times will be posted nearer the date but estimated time for first boat will be 11.20hrs. This is to allow us the time to have a race and then form a parade of sail to see the Williams II off on her Round Britain Tour at 13.00hrs. […]

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Winter Series Race 1 – Sunday 4th November

First race of the winter series Sunday 4th. Pursuit race first boat off at 12.00 hrs 1 hour race back in time for food and drink in the bar and talk of how we all almost won. Weather looking good ,balmy southern breezes so my weather fairy tells me. Tony Freeth Hon. Sailing Secretary (joint)

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Bondicar Race 2018

The Bondicar race was run in a stiffening SW breeze with wind speed gusts up to 32 knots reported by some. Nine keen boats started, some with kites up from the start to make the most of the favourable wind direction. A good line and start sequence from race officer Mark Taylor got the fleet […]

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RNYC Regatta 2018 – results

Yacht Race 1 Race 2 Race 3 Total points Overall Position Volador 3 1 3 7 1 Vounaki 2 2 4 8 2 Harriet Express 1 6 2 9 3 Lady Elanor 7 4 1 12 4 Chaotic 5 3 7 15 5 Shotgun 6 5 5 16 6 Summer Wine 4 8 8 20 […]

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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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