13 December, 2017

New faces for 2018

At our recent AGM we welcomed some new faces on the committee and look forward to working with them over the coming season (the contacts page has been updated accordingly). George Smith and Alice Crick will take on the role of Membership Secretary Lisa Whitney will take over from Ross Jackson as Sailing Secretary Paul […]

Development, News
27 November, 2017

2017 successes for Shoreham SC

At Shoreham we have a number of very successful sailors who compete on the open circuits and at National sailing weeks and championships, here are just a few hilights from 2017 – if there is anyone that we have missed then please let us know by emailing D-One 1st at Lymington Town regatta: Tyler […]

20 November, 2017

Darren Field

With a heavy heart we have to share with you the news that Darren Field passed away on Friday after a long battle with cancer. Darren has been a valued member of Shoreham Sailing Club with his partner Louise, and we have loved racing against him in their distinctive yellow RS200 – he will be […]

20 November, 2017


The Shoreham SC AGM is scheduled for Sunday 26 November at 11am at the clubhouse. 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 are looking for candidates. Please submit nominations to Caz Mills, as Honorary […]

18 November, 2017

Vehicle access restrictions

Mackley Construction are surging ahead with work on our slipway (the first piles are in place) and the Adur Tidal wall. Access to the club is freely available for pedestrians through the normal entrance, and access out of working hours is available for vehicles through the normal gate. Should you require access during working hours […]

26 September, 2017

70th anniversary dinner and dance

The details for our 70th anniversary not-to-be-missed dinner and dance on Saturday 18th November have been finalised. Tickets are £25 per person and include a sit-down dinner, band and dancing until late. Tickets are limited so book now to avoid disappointment Please contact Toni Wright on to confirm your space. Its set to be […]

News, Social
11 September, 2017

New slipway work and boat removal

As part of the Adur Tidal Walls project, work will begin on the water frontage around the club in the next couple of months. We are in ongoing consultation with the Environment Agency, the designers and the contractors to finalise the details of our new concrete slipway, however what we do know is that the […]

Development, News
24 August, 2017

Save the date – 70th anniversary party

This year marks the 70th Anniversary of Shoreham Sailing Club and we have a party planned for Saturday 18th November – ticket details to follow. If anyone has any photos of Shoreham SC in years past, we’d love to see and share them with the membership. Could you either; Use the following dropbox: Or […]

News, Social
20 August, 2017

SYC Black Rock Race – 2nd Sept

The annual Black Rock race run by Sussex YC will take place on 2nd September, starting from a line to the East of the harbour, at 0915hrs for dinghies. Steve Popple will be at Shoreham SC to take entries, the form can be downloaded here.  

News, Racing
31 July, 2017

Merlin Rocket open report

The forecast for the Merlin open promised everything (except snow) and delivered just that! Not put off by the prospect of what the weather gods had in store a fleet of 30 arrived to sunshine – although the rain arrived as expected in time for the start of race one. Dominating in the light winds, […]

Merlin Rocket, News, Racing
22 July, 2017

Merlin and Fireball open 2017

We’re looking forward to welcoming the Merlin Rockets and Fireballs to Shoreham at the weekend – Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th July. We are excited to be offering the same popular format as last year with six races on shorter courses with a target race time of 45 minutes each. The galley will be open […]

Merlin Rocket, News, Racing
18 July, 2017

Shoreham merlins in Salcombe

Shoreham members were competing in ten of the 120 boats entered in the Salcombe YC Merlin week, and were supported by a wonderful shore crew including the Chaplin family who ensured we were all fed and watered at their annual fish-pie evening. Bathed in sunshine for the duration, and some testing conditions, Alex and Taxi […]

Merlin Rocket, News, Racing
29 June, 2017

Project Kraken

We have recently been visited by a member of Special Branch who would like members of Shoreham Sailing Club to be vigilant to activities occurring on our waters. Project Kraken is a joint initiative now being delivered by the NCA, Border Force and police forces and aims to increase public reporting and strengthen the general […]

28 June, 2017

You have one week to claim these items

We have emptied the container and found the following items, which should they not be claimed within the next week will be disposed off – although if you’re interested please email

23 June, 2017

Chilli night on Wednesday 28 June

What more could you want after a great mid-week sail, than a delicious dinner – all there ready for you when you’re packed up. And to make this happen, our great galley team have kindly volunteered to organise Chilli for after sailing on Wednesday 28th. Get your orders in as soon as possible to avoid […]

News, Social
21 June, 2017

Galley help – 9 July

We are looking for somebody to man the galley on 9th July, as our fantastic galley team have other things to do on that day. This is a paid position (£7.50 per hour) and involves making breakfast rolls, lunchtime baguettes and generally keeping our members fed and watered. Please email Mandy Walsh for furher information.

7 June, 2017

Containers – personal property

We are about to take delivery of some new containers and will soon be clearing everything out of the old ones. If you have any personal property in the Green container nearest the club the please could you ensure that it has been removed by Sunday 18th June. Any unclaimed items will be disposed of.

11 May, 2017

Just another evening at Shoreham

And what an evening – who would have thought it was possible to squeeze so much good stuff into such a short space of time! We had 24 boats out for a great sail in a warm force two. The trials of getting off the start line and out of the harbour were all forgotten […]

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