Shoreham SC was blessed with beautiful weather for the Fireballs and National 12 open meeting on Saturday 21 and Sunday 22 June. Fireballs; Report on Yachts and Yachting Results Photos from Warwick Baker National 12s; Report on Yachts and Yachting Results Photos from Warwick Baker Here is some footage taken from the committee boat on […]
In the first Wednesday evening series of the year, we saw 37 boats compete in 18 different classes including; 7 Lasers 6 Merlin Rockets 4 Wayfarers 3 Phantoms Overall, it went down to the last race to decide the victor, and below is a short video from on board the Black Pearl with Sophie Mackley […]
This Wednesday we will be firing up the BBQ after racing. Its a self service, bring your own grub and utensils affair but everyone is welcome and the more the merrier – but don’t forget to get there in time to go racing beforehand! Fingers crossed for fair winds and sunshine.
The Fireballs and National 12s enjoyed a fantastic weekend at Shoreham, on and off the water and we would like to give a HUGE thank you to all the members for clearing the dinghy park and getting behind putting on a fantastic open meeting. Specific mention should go to; Lisa and everyone in the galley […]
If you are free on Wednesday afternoon any help we could have to cut the grass and clear the dinghy park for the upcoming open meeting would be much appreciated. Philip will be there from 1pm on Wednesday, June 18, and please bring strimming/cutting equipment if you can, but more important your body and soul. […]
In champagne sailing conditions 15 dinghies competed in the annual Black Rock race last weekend. Enjoying the fresh breeze and bright sunshine Phantom sailor Gareth Griffiths made the early running to the Brighton Marina turn bouy. However, he tired on the return leg to Shoreham which let through veteran 505 team Peter Bennett/Andy Phillips to […]
It is now June and with it has arrived the sun so we have a cruise planned in Chichester Harbour organised for the end of the month – 28th and 29th – sailing and camping. For those interested please will you ring or email Peter Finch and let him know you are interested – 07734 […]
We are planning a ‘raid’ to Cuckoo Corner with some sailors from Sussex YC. Launching at 1030 sharp from SHoreham SC we will then sail with the tide to SYC, meet the other raiding party and then sail onto Cuckoo Corner. The trip involves going under some low bridges so a dinghy where the mast/spar […]
Members that haven’t signed up to do their four duties this year may already have heard from Richard, but if you haven’t, you will do soon, as he is in the process of allocating duties. This is probably the least fun job a committee member could have and the work Richard is doing is invaluable […]
The club owns a great little lawn mower (which is kept in the green container) for members to mow the area underneath and around your boats – please make the most of it! We are fortunate to have Vernon who does an excellent job with the big mower in the shared space, but members are […]
The spring series saw a total of 42 boats competing in the handicap fleets with some great racing and close competition within the boat classes, including; 8 Lasers 7 Wayfarers 6 Merlin Rockets 4 Phantoms The top three in each of the handicap fleets are; Fast Handicap Alan Warren and Will Caroll. Merlin Rocket Peter […]
Members are reminded that safety boat (and NAB) fuel tanks need to be taken out of the boats and stored in the green container and not left in the boats after racing. This is dangerous to the club as it would almost certainly invalidate our insure if there were a fire. Many thanks.
We are sad to inform you that long time member of the club Peggy Dunning, passed away on Wednesday 8th May at the age of 92. Married to Frank Dunning since 1945, Frank predeceased her 11 years ago. The funeral to celebrate her life will be held on Thursday 15 May at the Church of […]
Shoreham SC will host the Wayfarer Open Meeting this weekend, 17th & 18th May 2014. Entry fee is £35 for two days, and £25 if only coming for a single day Programme Saturday 17th May. High Tide 13.54 Race 1: 14:00 hrs. Race 2 to follow. Sunday 18th May. High Tide 14.40 Race 3: 10:45 […]
The sails of Laser 155977 have disappeared since the club garage was cleared during the March 8th work party. There was an old full size Laser main in poor condition which was loose and a Laser Radial Main in reasonable condition which was in a full length red sail bag. If anyone knows what happened to […]
You can now download a draft of the dinghy space allocation (pdf), a copy of which will be posted in the clubhouse for reference. Club members are reminded of the following; Please ensure you have a Shoreham SC sticker on your boat so that it can be identified There should be just enough room for […]