Author: RSWSC (RSWSC West)

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Clubhouse temporary closure notice

The Sailing Club will be CLOSED from Monday 26th February for the week to enable floor works to be carried out. This will include closure on Friday night 2nd March (Fish night) and Sunday 4th March (Roast Carvery lunch) We will be closed to all of our regular groups that week, such as Bridge, Quay...

February 18, 2018February 18, 2018by
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Bangers and mash – and a Polar Bash – caption competition update

It may not be too late to book places at this prestigious occasion. Call Richard at the club 01208 862709 to check for availability.. If you are still feeling competitive, the photo below is the subject of a caption competition. Entries to hongensec@rswsc.co.uk . whose decision will be final. First prize – immortality immorality suggestions so far:...

February 18, 2018March 13, 2018by
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Membership Handbook 2018

Our latest membership handbook has arrived and is waiting for you to collect from the Club office, or from behind the bar.  If you can’t wait or cannot collect easily, send a C5 stamped (second class small letter) addressed envelope and one will wing its way to you before you can say “looks like a...

February 15, 2018February 15, 2018by
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New Honours Boards

Visitors to the Club cannot have failed to notice that the Honours boards around the club walls are rapidly reaching saturation point. Helping to extend their existence before we start adding names to the ceiling, Peter Thomas of Cornish Crabbers has very generously had prepared and donated three new boards to go above the bar.These...

January 28, 2018January 28, 2018by
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Jane Austen and sailing

As well as being a renowned novelist, not many people know of Jane Austen’s interest in dinghy sailing. Sense and Sensibility was originally based on a group of Shrimper sailors, an early draft of Persuasion shared the antics of dinghy racers at protest meetings, while a pre-print edition of Pride and Prejudice investigated the cultural...

January 28, 2018January 28, 2018by
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RSWSC New Year’s Day Brunch feeds over 100

Correction, New Year doziness said this was for CRUK which it wasn’t. Apologies. New Year’s Day also featured: The Brunchettes                            and                      The Engine Room

January 3, 2018January 3, 2018by
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CRUK Brunch feeds 100+

New Year’s Day featured                  the CRUK Brunchettes                           and                      the Engine Room

January 3, 2018January 3, 2018by
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Happy New Year…

…and fair winds in 2018. Also please note that: The New Years Day Brunch times have been changed. It will now start from 1100 hrs ending at 1400 hrs.

December 31, 2017December 31, 2017by
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Volunteer needed to sign in regular guest

Does anyone know this person? Apparently he was here at this time last year, and is due at the Club tonight during the Christmas Eve carols between 1830 and 2000 hours.

December 24, 2017December 24, 2017by
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Dutyman 2018

As is usual Dutyman will be going live around March 2018 for the new season.  Members attention is drawn to the fact that the Club will be paying for Race Officers (ROs) in July and August. Local members and some visiting members are going to be rostered prior to the start of the season for...

December 1, 2017December 1, 2017by
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Test post

System test, please ignore

November 27, 2017November 27, 2017by