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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 – loubcarr@gmail.com

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

News, Racing
11 October, 2018

Dinghy park reinstatement work

Exciting news, we have more information for you regarding the reinstatement of the dinghy park grass! The contractor will begin work on Monday 29th October. They’ll be removing material, de-compacting, laying topsoil, seeding, and so on. The small areas either side of the slipway will remain concrete, where the tap is, so we don’t end […]

Development, News
14 September, 2018

Barts Bash – Sunday 16

Its that time of year when we get to join our friends at Lancing Sailing Club to take part in Barts Bash. Lancing will run two races back-to-back, starting at 1100hrs – so please make sure you leave plenty of time to sail there. The course will be trapezoid with average laps, and a 5, 4, […]

News, Racing
11 September, 2018

The official opening

There were celebrations last week at Shoreham Sailing Club as we officially opened our new slipway. Any excuse for a party (and a chance for Shoreham Bake-off winner Rhys Griffiths to create another wonderful slipway cake!)! We were pleased to welcome many members and other harbour users to join in the fun including representatives from […]

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28 August, 2018

Slipway party

After a productive few weeks using our new slipway, it’s high time we got together for a proper slipway celebration, don’t you think? Toni is kindly organising drinks, nibbles, and a prestigious ribbon-cutting to officially open the slipway. The BBQ will of course be lit as well, so don’t forget to burger-up. This event doesn’t […]

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7 August, 2018

Merlin Open rescheduled

Great news!! After the cancellation of the Merlin Rocket open meeting last weekend, we are delighted to announce that we will be re-running the event as a one day meeting on Sunday 12th August. 11.00am start with 3 races back to back, to be run alongside club racing – Notice of race. Come and join us […]

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