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22 November, 2016

2016 racing season round-up

This season we have enjoyed 42 separate days/evenings of racing as well as three shared events with Lancing sailing club, and successful open meetings for Merlin Rockets, Fireballs, Wayfarers and Phantoms. We have had 76 different boats competing from over 30 different classes with the largest fleets being Merlin Rockets, Lasers, Wayfarers, RS200s and Phantoms. […]

Handicap, Merlin Rocket, News, Phantom, Racing, Wayfarer
13 October, 2016

AGM – Sunday 20th November

The AGM has been scheduled for Sunday 20th November at 1030hrs. The meeting is a chance to share your views about the club and will be an opportunity to find out more about the new slipway and the clubs development plan for the next five years. Please contact Caz if you would like to nominate […]

News
13 October, 2016

Proposed fees for 2017

The following fees are propsed for the 2017 season;  Annual subscriptions Single:  £150 Family:  £205 Young Person/Student:  £45 Associate :  £25 Cadet :  £15 Honorary:  free Joining fees Single and Family:  £60 Young Person/Student:  £10 Cadets :  free Boat dues Shoreham Harbour fee contribution of £20 for first boat, plus Club fee of: Topper in […]

News
13 October, 2016

Committee vacancies

We are looking for personnel to fill the following positions; Membership secretary: The role includes updating and maintaining the membership database and being the first point of contact for new members – this includes sending membership renewals annually, chasing payments and maintaining records of and paying in subscription cheques. The membership secretary also maintains the […]

Development, News
10 October, 2016

Best video of the year (so far)

As Autumn approaches we’ve called time on another very successful season of Improver and family sessions – a special thanks to all those that have helped out during the sessions and Gareth for making it all possible. Its is best summed up by this fantastic video from club member Rob Rattray. Shoreham Sailing Club: Fortnightly […]

News, Training
27 September, 2016

RYA Powerboat course – November 2016

We’re delighted to be offering club members the chance to do an RYA Powerboat 2 course which we will be running on the 5th and 6th November at Sussex Yacht Club. The course will be run over two days, and is offered to members at £170. The club is prepared to offer a £50 subsidy […]

News, Racing, Training
27 September, 2016

Battle of the Beaches

Barts Bash on Sunday 18th September was the culmination of three weekends of shared racing with Lancing sailing club. Over the three weekends, there were 73 boats entered with Lancing providing the bulk of these, however it was Shoreham Sailing Club’s Alan Warren, crewed by grandson William Carroll who won the Battle of the Beaches […]

News, Racing
9 September, 2016

Pirate party – Saturday 24 Sept

Come and join us for a Pirate aprty after the Improver session on Saturday 24th September. The will be games and prizes for the best pirate costume and joke.

News, Social
6 September, 2016

Wayfarer open – 10th/11th Sept

Shoreham Sailing Club are looking forward to welcoming the Wayfarer Fleet for the Southerns on 10th/11th September Registration open from 10.00 on Saturday 10th with a briefing at 12.30 5 races in total with 3 on Saturday starting 14.00, 2 on Sunday starting 11.00 Evening meal at club on Saturday with free camping available and […]

News, Racing, Wayfarer
2 September, 2016

Wednesday evening prizegiving

As the Wednesday evening series has drawn to a close, we will be celebrating with a last BBQ and prizegiving on Wednesday 7 September. Weather permitting a few of us will be going for a last midweek sail from about 6.45.

News, Racing
23 August, 2016

Phantom open

This year also counted towards the Phantom class’s national Grand Prix series. 10 helms enjoyed three races on Saturday. Local Steve Popple won races 1 & 2 in champagne force 4 conditions.  Race 3 in progressively lighter conditions favoured local veteran Ivan Walsh who having nailed the start  bagged  his first open meeting race win. […]

News, Phantom, Racing
1 August, 2016

Merlin and Fireball open 2016

An enormous thank you to every single club member that made this event possible. Shoreham members delivered another fantastic open meeting and we have received some really positive comments from the competitors about the both the water and shore teams. THANK YOU Results and reports Merlin Rocket Results Report Photos Fireball Results Report Photos Open […]

Merlin Rocket, News, Racing
30 June, 2016

Phantom open meeting

Shoreham Sailing Club are pleased to be hosting the Phantoms for an open meeting on the 9 and 10 July. There will be 5 races in total; 3 Saturday with the first warning signal at 13.55 (High Tide 15.39 ) 2 Sunday with the first warning signal at 10.55 (High Tide 16.18). There is free […]

News, Phantom, Racing
16 June, 2016

Safety boat familiarisation session

We are running a couple of evening sessions with the club safety craft and Sentinal (our committee boat) to give you the opportunity to hone those rusty skills or learn new skills without the pressure of a race. Thursday 30 June Thursday 14 July The evenings will start at 19:00 and run over high tides […]

News, Racing, Training
7 June, 2016

Kingston beach exclusion zone

We received a phone call from the Assistant Harbour Master saying  that on Sunday (high tide) some sailing boats (probably from our slipway) were  reported to be sailing very close the shore off Kingston Beach in the Eastern Harbour Arm. Apparently these are bathing waters but are not marked with any yellow buoys. This issue […]

News
3 June, 2016

Development survey results

Thanks to the 42 people that completed the club survey, the results of which have been really useful and will form the basis for the club’s development for the next five years. Below is a summary of your responses and we have selected a few of the many constructive comments. Thank you also to all […]

Development, News, Racing, Social, Training
2 June, 2016

Improvers – Saturday 4 June – 9.30am start

The time is changing to 0930hrs on Saturday the 4th June (a change from the 3pm previously published). I am sorry for the inconvenience but we are tide dependant and cannot sail at low water. The conditions are looking excellent with 6knts of wind gusting 12knts and hopefully some sunshine. On Saturday we will recap […]

News, Training