14 May, 2019

Abandoned boat and trollies

We plan to move into the new area of the dinghy park at the end of the month and are clearing the dinghy park of abandonned and unpaid for boats, trollies and kit. We will be issueing members with new trolley tags and club identifiers over the coming weeks, so please ensure that you are […]

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 […]

25 March, 2019

Pete Allen

We’re saddened to have to share the news that club member Pete Allen passed away peacefully last week. Pete has been a long time member at Shoreham SC and he regularly provided much needed assistance manning the safety boats. Pete was a valued member of the club who will be sorely missed. Details of his […]

21 March, 2019

RS200 Training Day

Our new RS200 fleet captain, Louise has organised an RS200 training day with experienced RS200 trainer and sailor Will Taylor. The training is scheduled for Saturday 29th June 2019 and will be cost £20 per boat – please contact Louise for further information –

1 March, 2019

Tesco Bags of Help

We have been successful in our bid to be included in the Tesco Bags of Help scheme. Our application is for some training boats for youngsters – moulded small single handers, which will be used by the Family and Improver group. As a minimum we will get £1000, which will go almost all the way […]

26 February, 2019

Pre-season works

Its nice to say that we won’t be needing a working party to remove and replace the sleepers from the old slipway which is what normally happens at this time of year, but we still have plenty of jobs needing doing. Slipway – times to suit We’re looking for volunteers of two to ensure that […]

26 February, 2019

Sailing season 2019

With the 2019 sailing season only four weeks away, we’re excited to have published the calendar, with some new additions and a return of the old favourites. The full calendar can be viewed here; Wednesday warm-up and wind-down race starting at 1830hrs (not included in the main Wednesday series’). A return of the Cooler series […]

20 February, 2019

Update 20 February

Today we are one step (more like a leap and jump) closer to the reinstatement of the dinghy park. We had a meeting with the Environment Agency, Team Van Oord and the Port where we were presented with a proposed solution to the problem; Two french drains, running East-to-West and North-to-South The area where their […]

14 February, 2019

Update 14 Feb

Not a lot to report but with just over 5 weeks until we gain a working dinghy park, we are waiting for the firm proposal from the Environment Agency as to how they will rectify the current muddy field. We do however have a meeting scheduled soon with our MP Tim Loughton, James Humphrys our […]

8 February, 2019

Update 8 February

Another day, another update, and this update follows on from; Update 4 February Letter we sent to the Environment Agency, TVO and Mackleys. A meeting was called by the Environment Agency, which took place today. Jeff, Chas and Tony Parker (Port) met with Keely (EA) and Terry (TVO) and they have proposed to; Sort the […]

4 February, 2019

Update 4 Feb

This update follows on from the letter we sent to the Environment Agency, TVO and Mackleys. Further to sending out our disgruntled letter, there has been a flurry of activity and responses – unfortunately a polite email response or phone call does not amount to the reinstatement of our grounds, or the resolution of our […]

31 January, 2019

Letter to EA, TVO and Mackley

Members who have been to the club recently will have seen that our grounds are more akin to a muddy field than a dinghy park, and our committee have had to resort to writing the letter below to the decision-makers in the Environment Agency, and their contractors Team Van Oord and Mackley, with copies to […]

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16 January, 2019

2019 renewals

We’re really pleased to have received such a fantastic response to the early bird 10% discount on subscriptions for 2019 – in previous years we have offered 5%, but this year wanted to thank our loyal members given the disruption of last season. Orders have been coming in thick and fast through our new online […]

1 November, 2018

Reinstatement of our grounds

This week the contractors have been on site for the reinstatement of our grounds. A huge thank you to the members that moved the boats at the weekend – they are all now located on the grass directly infront of the club. Members are encouraged to check their boats and ensure that they are securely […]

31 October, 2018

AGM 2018 – 8 December 2018

The Shoreham SC AGM is scheduled for Saturday 8 December at 5pm at the clubhouse (to be followed by the prizegiving and an end of season party. We will update this page with the relevant documentation as it become available. Committee vacancies: There are the following vacancies on the Shoreham SC committee for which we […]

18 October, 2018

Brown Leaf 2018

The 3rd & 5th Lancing Sea Scouts Brown Leaf series was raced over two weekends on a course laid infront of the club. This years was a closely fought battle with Rhys Griffiths from Shoreham SC coming out on top. Well done to all the competitors and especially Ethan and Tom who were the runners […]

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