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27 November, 2013

Proposed committee members

Chair – Chas Hammond Vice-chair – Treasurer – Philip Ayton Hon. Secretary – Gill Cox Membership secretary – Sophie Mackley Sailing secretary – Michelle Ryder Fleet captains; Catamaran – Stuart Benjamin Fireball – Philip Popple Handicap – Jeff McTaggart Laser – Martin Walker Merlin Rocket – Richard Bramley Phantom – Gareth Griffiths Wayfarer – Bill […]

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25 November, 2013

Great racing

Shoreham Cooler series saw a battle of the Merlins which went down to the last race to decide the winner. William Warren crewed by Mark Oakey were the victors, with Alex Jackson and Alex Warren/Frances Gifford finishing second. Rounding out the podium positions was the 505 of Peter Bennett and Tyler Harmsworth/Neil Ashby. Finishing on […]

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21 November, 2013

Reminder: End of season party – 30th November

Don’t forget the end of season party with buffet and games at the club on Saturday 30th November from 7pm Contact Lisa to reserve your tickets (£10 adults, £5 under 14’s) by end of 24th November.

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10 November, 2013

AGM and prizegiving

The AGM of Shoreham sailing club will be held on Sunday 1st December at 10.30am Please contact Gill if you would like to nominate a Committee member or if you have an item for discussion that you wish to be included on the agenda. Apologies for absence Approval of Minutes of 2012 AGM Matters Arising […]

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16 October, 2013

3rd at the Endeavour

Congratulations to club member Christian Birrell who finished third at the Endeavour trophy this year, where he was competing on behalf of the fireballs, having won their championships over the summer. The full report can be seen on yachts and yachting website.

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10 October, 2013

Cooler series

Once again Shoreham SC will be hosting its fantastic cooler series which will be run over five Sundays from 27 Oct – 24 Nov 2013 with the first start at 11 each Sunday, and the second race back-to-back. The local boats will be out in force and all visitors are welcome. Its a bargain at […]

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3 October, 2013

Congratulations Jamie and Toni

Congratulations to Shoreham members Jamie and Toni who got married in Suffolk on Saturday 28 September. The sun shone, the wind blew and its was a great day – their merlin rocket even made an appearance with pride of place at the reception! Wishing them fair winds and favourable tides from everyone at Shoreham sailing […]

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3 October, 2013

Black Rock cancelled

We have been advised by Sussex Yacht Club that the Black Rock race has regrettably been cancelled. Forecast looks good for Sunday tho, so we look forward to seeing you all on the water then.

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29 September, 2013

505 and Osprey open meeting

Another great weekend of sailing for the 505s and Ospreys over the weekend of 28th and 29th September. See the result page for the full results and there is a report on Yachts and Yachting for the 505s – well done Peter and Tyler.

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22 September, 2013

Summer pursuit race

Well done to Neil Ashby for winning our Summer Pursuit and being 1st Asymmetric. The club’s Summer pursuit was raced for on Saturday 21 September – thanks to Steve Popple who stepped in to be race officer. Thanks also go to all those who helped contribute to another great day at Shoreham. 1st Neil Ashby […]

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9 September, 2013

Improver and family days

If you are recent to boating and have some basic skills but need a little more help to enable you to sail or race from the club then the Family and improving days are just thing thing. The sessions will include some workshops on various topics to cover basic sailing and racing skills. If you […]

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6 September, 2013

Phantom championships results

The 2013 Ovington Boats Phantom Nationals was held over the long weekend of 6th to 8th September at Shoreham Sailing Club, near Brighton. Although it was a long weekend several Phantomers decided to arrive on the Wednesday to get some practice and boat tuning in before the mass arrived on Friday morning, Thursday was a […]

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27 August, 2013

Jim Gates

Sadly, our Chairman, Jim Gates, has died after a short illness. We have lost a great servant of the Club and a very good friend. From his family, Dear members of SSC, We want to thank all of you who came to dad’s funeral on 19th August. We were so touched to see so many […]

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7 August, 2013

BYO BBQ – 28 August

We’ll be lighting the coals for a BBQ after racing tomorrow, Wednesday 28 August. Bring your own grub and there will be plenty of willing chefs… See you there.

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6 August, 2013

Phantom open meeting report

By John Wayling Eleven eager Phantom helms arrived at Shoreham Sailing Club on Saturday 3rd August to compete in the Phantom Southern Series event, sponsored by Monkey Marine. Shoreham is the host of our 2013 Nationals in September so a good warm up event especially for the pond sailors like myself. The event was shared […]

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5 August, 2013

Merlin open meeting report

Shoreham Sailing club provided the perfect pre-championships training for 32 Merlin Rockets who arrived to glorious sunshine and lifting flags for their annual open meeting over the weekend of 3-4 August. A strong force 6-7 from the south west kept the competitors ashore for a brief time on Saturday, however the wind moderated slightly to […]

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31 July, 2013

Phantom Nationals

Shoreham SC are hosting the 2013 Phantom National Championships, sponsored by Ovington Boats and Seabrook Developments, from the 6th September to the 8th September. We’re delighted to be hosting this event and look forward to welcoming lots of Phantoms for a great weekend of fantastic sailing. Entries Enter online on the Phantom Website Schedule The […]

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31 July, 2013

Merlin Rockets at Salcombe

Thirteen Shoreham Rocketeers went on the annual pilgrimage to Salcombe along with a substantial shore party of Chaplins, Warrens and visiting Whitneys. With a larger entry than normal the nine Shoreham boats (we’ve adopted the ones which included Shoreham crews) battled it out in the fleet of 120 and had what must have been one […]

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