Last weekend Debs and Barry won the Dart TT event at Marconi Sailing Club on the Blackwater In Essex. They also won the Colne Point Long Distance Race overall completing the 27 mile course (as seagull flies) in 1hr 54mins and matching the old course record set by a Tornado in 2016!
Published 08:06 on 25 Jun 2022
The lost property box is going to be emtied next week, items will either be sold or thrown, if you think any of it may be yours please take a look before end of Sunday.
Published 06:35 on 22 Jun 2022
We have a local supplier of Polo Shirts with the club logo embroidered on the back, these are a high quality shirt, available in light grey, sizes are currently only adult XS - XL. Price £22.50, buy from our online shop , we will add to the range over the season. Josh is wearing a XS in the image. Please allow 2 weeks from order. 100% Polyester Cooltex two button with side vents.
Published 18:27 on 9 Jun 2022
More winning news - JoJo (Joanna Trafford) has won the UK Inland Championships at Rutland Water sailing with David Lloyd. Competition at the August Dart open is going to be tough!
Published 07:56 on 3 Jun 2022
Feva Nationals have now finished, what an amazing result for our youth sailors, well done to them all, if you think a few pesky children on the start line are a nuisance imagine 82 of them! Tom and I were there to watch, what close racing, and there are pictures in the gallery for those interested. Archie and Hannah got 1st in Silver fleet, 42nd overall, Noah & Josh in 48th, James &
Published 07:02 on 30 May 2022
Congratulations Fi & Rob on your win at Yacht Club de Bray-Dunes
Published 09:34 on 29 May 2022
For those not aware, WSC is hosting a Dart Open in August and West Sussex Schools Regatta in September. The Dart Open will attract 40 -100 Dart 18s from all over the country. The WSSR will attract over 120 boats (200 children) from the county. We will in due course be looking for volunteers to support both these events both on and off the water. Details of the tasks and how to
Published 07:22 on 15 May 2022
The new club website has been running for a year now. Did you know; You can login to the portal and add your qualifications, first aid, PB helm, PB crew, instructor. You can sell your unwanted sailing gear in classifieds. You can see the current weather conditions. You can book courses and social events. You can update your contact details and emergency contact details.
Published 19:18 on 6 May 2022
The race box team in focus mode on Sunday with the start to the East to give a windward first leg. Jerry has now cleared his reputation with two tractor duties and no injuries to the replacement tractor. Anyone who was previously tractor qualified should contact the bosun team and ask for a familiarisation so they can continue to help with this duty.
Published 17:03 on 4 May 2022
Race Officer: Barry Peters/Debs Waters/Rod Winrow/Sarah Gee Patrol Boat: Elizabeth Matthews/Tom Seaman Tractor: Jerry Robinson N/E f3-5 gusty/variable Amazing to think that there had been some "shall we, shan't we?" mutterings on shore before what turned out to be a good day's racing in fairly exciting conditions there were certainly some very powerful gusts. Although in some minds
Published 15:56 on 28 Apr 2022