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Quay crowd funding project

The matched funding project to improve our Quay facilities is well under way. Those 17 who have already supported us have pledged £1185.  We need to increase that to £5000 for the matched funding to kick in, and we need at least 40 supporters. To support this just visit the crowdfunding page  soon and follow the...

December 9, 2018December 9, 2018by
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CRUK Christmas Market

Yes it’s that time of year again. And it’s in a good cause. No brainer really (and a mince pie)…

November 24, 2018November 24, 2018by
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The power of advertising…

Those among you with better memories may recall receiving an email yesterday about the Club Christmas lunch. Particularly it encouraged you to book early as numbers were limited. By last night it was fully booked, sorry. There will be a waiting list in the event we have any cancellations. To sign up for this please...

November 24, 2018November 24, 2018by
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Commodore’s Newsletter Autumn 2018

Commodore’s Newsletter – Autumn 2018 Now that the hot days and balmy nights of this summer are but a happy memory, and we are well and truly into autumn, I am very pleased to be able to report to you that we have had a busy and successful summer season at Rock Sailing & Waterski...

November 22, 2018November 22, 2018by
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Winter Frostbite series 2018/19

Regrettably this series will not take place this year following the decision to undertake significant upgrades over the winter period to the men’s changing room, crew room, and the quay.

November 12, 2018November 12, 2018by
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Spring Tide time-lapse video

Tidal time-lapse over a 24 hour period shows a 8m spring tide of the Camel Estuary in Cornwall. A shot was taken every minute and the footage demonstrates the true pace of the tide.

November 1, 2018November 1, 2018by
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Doom Bar History

If you want to sail across some history next time you’re out, check out the wreck charts below. Don’t expect to see them at low tide however, as they are pretty much all broken up and buried. And afterwards?

October 20, 2018October 20, 2018by
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Fusion dinghy number 5 is here

With enormous thanks to all those who contributed so generously, we now have Fusion Pro sail number 444 on the quay.  I know that’s sail number 7 but it’s the same otherwise!

October 9, 2018October 9, 2018by
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Club 400 correction

At a hastily convened meeting of the Club 400 Committee (typo section) it was decided that £321.80 for third place was a bit OTT, so the prize was arbitrarily reduced by 90%…

October 9, 2018October 9, 2018by
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Club 400 winners October

In Sarah’s absence the draw was run by Gill West. Probably a good thing, as Sarah won!

October 9, 2018October 9, 2018by
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Caption Competition results

In Third place:the 73 people who submitted variations on “Between Rock and a hard place” Second place: “Must get the satnav fixed”: Michael Somers First place: “It wasn’t there when I parked it..”. – Roger Williams who wins his 15 minutes of fame. I was surprised the Water Ski contingent didn’t come up with: “How...

October 5, 2018October 5, 2018by