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Galley success

Just heard that following an Environmental Health Officer’s full inspection, our Galley has yet again been rated ‘Level 5’ – the highest level available! Chris is absolutely delighted as can be seen below…

May 9, 2018May 9, 2018by
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Commodore’s Newsletter

RSWSC Commodore’s newsletter – May 2018 Since my last letter, the work has been carried out on the floor, with Cornwall Floor Care carrying out a superb job in sanding the Clubroom floor back to bare and oiling it. It was a much bigger job than they (or we) had anticipated, but was completed within...

May 4, 2018May 4, 2018by
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Clinker-built tender project

Clinker-built tender project Any aspiring boat builders might like to take on this solid but somewhat tired “proper” dinghy. Free to a good home but requiring a reasonable donation to CEYS.  Enquiries to the Commodore care of the Club.

April 30, 2018April 30, 2018by
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Lots of (mainly Shrimper) bits and pieces for sale

SHRIMPER and  DABBER BITS AND PIECES  20m 8mm chain, Autohelm ST1000, Chest level waders (size 9), Shrimper fenders, Folding radar reflector (small), Folding day shapes, Garmin handheld GPS, Harnesses and safety lines, Men’s and Ladies waterproofs, New Shrimper cockpit tent, Outboard hose muffs, New sailing gloves (size L), Shrimper boarding ladder, Shrimper cabin/cockpit table, Shrimper...

April 13, 2018April 13, 2018by
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Race Officer training

John Wade & Peter Pollard are going to hold a Race Officer familiarisation session at the club at 18.00 hrs on Tuesday 5th June.  Depending on tides it is hoped that a practical demo on Andromeda will also be given alongside the pontoon. The bar will be open afterwards…

April 13, 2018April 13, 2018by
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Easter Brunch special guests

it can be revealed exclusively here that Prince Harry and his fiancée Meghan Markle will make an appearance at the club today for brunch. See their schedule here

April 1, 2018April 1, 2018by
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Bar and Galley times over Easter

Bar times for week beginning 26th March Monday      Closed Yoga in Clubroom Tuesday      Closed Wednesday      Open 11 till close Thursday      Open 11 till close Friday      Open 11 till close Saturday      Open 11 till close Sunday      Open 11 till close   Galley...

March 28, 2018March 28, 2018by
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Laser Open and Easter Chase update

Timings:  Registration will be available Fri 30th 1330-1500 followed by a briefing from the race officer at 1500 all in the main Club room. Fri 30/03/2018 race time 1630 (open to all) R 1 and 2 – High Tide 1754 7.3 metres Sat 31/03/2018 race time 1700 R 3 and 4 – High Tide 1830...

March 28, 2018March 28, 2018by
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Sailors get together

This had been arranged for this Saturday, but the Sailing Committee have decided to move the session to coincide with the beach clean at 1630 on Wednesday 4th April. All those with “plastic” boats please ensure they are clearly marked as boats not refuse…

March 21, 2018March 21, 2018by
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Free VHF familiarisation session

Don’t forget this useful and free training offer next Tuesday in the club room. The sailing committee have set a date aside over the Easter break to run an informal VHF / SRC familiarisation session, the idea is to run through some of the basic controls, basic voice call protocol and maybe have a go...

March 19, 2018March 30, 2018by
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Dutyman/Race Officer update

  Dutyman is now fully populated for Race Officer duties for the whole season, which is a first and will make the season most enjoyable, thank you to all of you who have volunteered. However, we do need members to volunteer for Assistant Race Officer duties, to assist ROs where needed. If you feel able...

March 19, 2018March 19, 2018by
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Plastic pollution is the new sewage.

Approximately 5000 items of marine plastic waste have been found for each mile of UK coastline. Lets make sure ours is so much better. So, a date for the diary, a Beach Clean from the sailing club. Wednesday 4th April (Easter Week). Meet at 1630 at the clubhouse Prizes for the most plastic collected; teams...

March 14, 2018March 14, 2018by
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Bangers and mash – and a Polar Bash – reminder

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:...

March 13, 2018March 13, 2018by