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 […]

News, Social
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 […]

Merlin Rocket, News, Racing
3 August, 2018

New slipway

We have our new slipway and those that have used it already will join me in saying what a wonderful thing it is. The slipway and dinghy park still require further work, but please bear with us while we just enjoy some sailing, and we will update members with the next phase of upheaval as […]

News, Racing
3 August, 2018

Shepherd’s pie on Wed 15th August

Thanks to the ever wonderful Mandy we’re doing another Wednesday evening dinner on 15th August after racing. This time its Shepherd’s pie on the menu, £6 per head. Contact Mandy to book.

3 August, 2018

Lost property

The kit pictured is in lost property. Members have until Sunday to claim it and after that will be given to charity.

31 July, 2018

Not the event that was planned

As previously reported we had to cancel the Merlin and Osprey Open but it was still worthy of a great write-up by Frances Gifford on Yachts and Yachting. It was great that so many visitors stayed on despite no racing, and Shoreham SC put on a great show, so a HUGE thank you to all […]

22 July, 2018

Merlin and Osprey Open 2018

This weekend it the Merlin and Osprey open at Shoreham SC, the forecast for which looks amazing. We’re excited that it will be the first open on our new slipway and look forward to welcoming lots of Merlins and Ospreys. Registration open 10.00 – 12.00 on Saturday and 09.00 – 10.00 on Sunday Briefing at […]

Merlin Rocket, News, Racing
6 July, 2018

Working party Saturday 14 July 9am

The time has come and the handover of the slipway and getting our grounds back is imminent (Friday July 13), so although short notice we would like to organise a working party for Saturday 14 July starting at 9am. The aim of the Working party is to clear the car park and the grass area […]

News, Social
22 June, 2018

Slipway update – June 22

Painfully slow progress continues on the slipway, but it still continues… If you have been to the club you will know that more deadlines have been missed and they are still here on the 22 June. The latest target they have given us is 13 July, and the sailing programme has been changed to reflect […]

Development, News
7 June, 2018

Shiny new buoys for the juniors

Through a very generous donation from the Eric Twiname Trust, our juniors now have their own dedicated racing buoys and can join the older sailors out at sea. Our burgeoning Youth fleet have so far had to use small green marks which readily disappear behind the waves but thanks to the Eric Twiname Trust, they […]

News, Racing, Training
4 June, 2018

A busy weekend for Shoreham SC

It was a busy weekend for Shoreham SC which started on Friday, when two Ladies teams were invited to a Sussex YC match racing event run from their Southwick base in Sonars. The event is run by the Sussex Youth team to raise funds for their racing this season, and a really wonderful evening was […]

News, Racing
2 June, 2018

Slipway update – June 2018

Progress continues on the slipway, which is starting to look like a very impressive addition to the club. We are sad to report that there have been additional delays, so we have had to further revise the racing schedule – see the calendar. As it stands the contractors will be moving off-site during the week […]

News, Racing
22 May, 2018

Next race is 15 July – 1100hrs

If you intend to race we would recomend that you get there in plenty of time as we will be racing out at sea and as the slipway is narrower it will take more time to get the safety boats and all the dinghies on the water, as well as a slightly longer sail to […]

News, Racing
15 May, 2018

Boat, trolley and trailer removal

Membership renewals are now long overdue, and as dinghy park space is at a premium, all boats that have not been paid for will be removed to the temporary car park and will then be served with Notices for Disposal. Members are also reminded that you are not allowed to store trolleys and trailers within […]

20 April, 2018

Latest news on the slipway

The contractors are working hard to complete the slipway, pieces of which are now onsite and being installed, with the rest on the way soon. They have been working during the night to make the most of the spring tides, and will continue to do their absolute best to meet their schedule. Subject to any […]

17 April, 2018

Sailing from the Club with the temporary slipway

If you intend to sail from the club outside of racing please follow the guidelines below; No vehicles within the dinghy park or on the temporary ramp Access to the temporary ramp is by a combination lock – the same number as used to access the club and grounds Launch and recovery must take place […]

28 March, 2018

Easter Cup!!!

Finally we get to hit the water and the new season kicks off in style with the Easter Cup – our first racing, and the first trial of the temporary slipway. If you intend to race we would recomend that you get there in plenty of time (start time 11.30) as the slipway is narrower […]

News, Racing
22 March, 2018

Duties for the 2018 season

This season, we will be instigating a new procedure for duty allocation. In the past it has been threatened, but this year we will be allocating duties for members that haven’t signed up for their four duties. You have until 1 May to select your own duties and after that those of you that race […]