20 November, 2019

Letter to the EA and Mackley

Members will have noticed that this year, whilst we have a great new asset in the slipway, it is breaking up. The committee have continued to pressurise the Environment Agency and their contractors to fix the problems but no action has been taken, other than some signs being erected at the top of the slipway. […]

4 November, 2019

End of season party – 30 November

To celebrate the thrills and spills, winners, losers and saturday afternoon and weekday leisure sailors, you are all cordially invited to the SSC end of season party and prizegiving. So put Saturday 30th November into your diary, with tickets at just £10 per head for a buffet dinner (£5 for children), please pre book with Toni […]

18 October, 2019

AGM 2019 – 24 November

The Shoreham SC AGM is scheduled for Sunday 24 November at 10am at the clubhouse (to be followed by the last races of the Cooler series). We will update this page with the relevant documentation as it becomes available. Please send all items for discussion to the Honorary Secretary no later than Sunday 3 November. […]

28 September, 2019

No racing – Sunday 29 September

Due to the forecast and advice from Shoreham Port the committee have taken the decision that no racing will be run tomorrow – Sunday 29 September.

11 September, 2019

Contractors on site

Over the next few weeks there will be two different contractors on site. Fencing: We are having the fencing replaced along the southern and northern boundaries and the area on the west boundary to the north of the slipway. This last area will incorproate the additional land that we have negotiated with the Port. Works […]

11 September, 2019

Barts Bash – Sunday 15 September

This Sunday is the final of our Battle of the Beaches competition with Lancing Sailing Club and the first of the two races will be part of Barts Bash. Members are asked to sign up online: From Lancing SC: Our race officer, Andy, will run two back to back. The first will be Bart’s […]

13 August, 2019

Rock revetments – north of slipway

Members please note that the Environment Ageency are planning to undertake some urgent works in the near future, possibly this week, to make safe the rock revetment directly upstream of the club. This revetment has shown signs of instability and therefore they are planning to promptly undertake works to relocate and make safe some of […]

6 August, 2019

Identifying boat and trollies

Having moved into the the new dinghy park area and issued members with trolley tags, we still have a number of unidentified boats, trailers and trolleys. In the first instance we are trying to identify which boats, trolleys and trailers are which – all trailers need to kept underneath the relevant boat or taken away. […]

19 July, 2019

Merlin Rocket open

We’re excited to welcome the Merlin Rockets for The Merlin Rocket Silver Tiller which will take place at Shoreham Sailing Club on 3rd and 4th August 2019. Saturday 3rd August – High Tide: 13.51 10.00 – 12.00             Registration 11.30                           Race Briefing            13.25                           Warning Signal for race 1 – Races 2 and 3 will be run […]

5 July, 2019

Allocation of duties

We have now started allocating duties to members that have not signed up as was explained in communications back in June. Whether you race or not, as a members club we rely on all members to do duties – each member is required to do four duties. Without this contribution the club would not be […]

4 July, 2019

Club polos, t-shirts and hoodies

Of late, you may have seen your Committee members cutting quite a dash about the place sporting a SSC t-shirt, polo or hoodie. Don’t let envy get in the way of your enjoyment of the club, as you too can be part of the trend with this exclusive range now available to all members. Sizes and prices are […]

24 June, 2019

Mid-year update from the committee

The winter of muddy discontent seems like a distant memory and it was great to see that we had over 70 people on the water recently with club racing out at sea and Adur SC teaching and training in the harbour – a sure sign that the season is well under way and all is […]

6 June, 2019

The big move

Most boats have moved to their new positions in the dinghy park and we have included in the plan all the boats currently registered in the database – if yours is not included then please amend your details in the membership database and let us know what boats have been added/removed at so that […]

3 June, 2019

Wayfarer and N12 open

The Wayfarer and National 12 open will take place at Shoreham SC, on the weekend of 15 and 16 June. We’re excited that it will be our first open from our reinstated grounds, offering plenty of space for rigging and a great surface for moving boats around. Entries will be accepted from 10.00 to 12.00 […]

24 May, 2019

Needed: Handyman and galley assistant

We’re looking for the following – if you’re not a regular racer then this is a great chance to get in a duty (if you are a regular racer but still want to volunteer that would be wonderful!); Handyman or woman The boiler room door is in need of some TLC so we’re loooking for […]

30 April, 2019

Duties 2019 – URGENT

Whether you race or not, as a members club we rely on all members to do duties – each member is required to do four duties. Without this contribution the club would not be there for you to store your boat, enjoy the lawn or just potter about on the water. In the past we […]

18 April, 2019

Women on water at SYC

Looking to get on the water in a relaxed environment with some like-minded women? Then Sussex YC will be running their Women on Water sessions again this year – starting on Thursday 16th May. There will be lots of experienced sailors on hand to advise and assist – including Shoreham SC members Louise Carr and […]

25 March, 2019

Update 22 March

Our dinghy park has been handed back to us, one year behind schedule, in a state that, whilst not grass, has the best chance of becoming grass that we could hope for! The entire surface that was occupied by the contractors has been covered with a layer each of; geotextile, subsoil, more geotextile, topsoil and […]