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Tides Jul 1

HW - 10:40 22:40
LW - 04:10 16:40

Sunrise- 04:35
Sunset- 21:18



Inshore Forecast

Item Date Details
Blackwater & Essex Rivers Cruise Sat 9 Jul 9 Day cruise 9 -17 July Start:TBA HW:1640
Lets SailMondays Due to the success of the "Monday Lets Sail & Teenage Sailing" events Luke & Leslie are going to continue on Monday evenings at 1745 hrs.
There will be a safety boat in attendance, sailing advice if wanted and you may borrow a club Topper, Feva or Wayfarer for a small fee. Anyone sailing is asked to contribute 2.00 a session towards Safety boat costs.
SSC Racing for all Thu 7 Jul Presidents Cup Series (1) Start:1830 HW:1520
Snape Dinghy Cruise & Picnic Sun 3 Jul Dinghy cruise & picnic Start:1100 HW:1230
Pursuit race Thu 30 Jun Start:1830 HW:0940
Butley Creek Cruise Sat 25 Jun 2 day cruise Start:TBA HW:1640
New Crew Race Wed 22 Jun 6 boats sailed in very light winds. Thanks to Luke Cousins and Corin Staff in the safety boat.
1st David Pegg and Jonathan Stevens in Sooty (Wayfarer)
2nd Mike Rowe in Skywalker (Laser)
3rd Pete Lock in (Laser)
Brudenell Day Races (3 races) Sat 18 Jun Five boats took part in one long and two short races for the Brudenell Cup, followed by a barbecue and an evening of karaoke and board games. Thanks to Peter Samuels & various crew in the safety boat.
1st Di Munro in Jelly (Topaz)
2nd Dave Ashton in Quacks (Solution)
3rd Andy Smith in Volare (Contender)
Series 1 (8) with AYC Wed 15 Jun 3 racers for Molyneux 8 wind S 2-3. Safety Boat Ted & Paul E
1st David Pegg & Leslie Downing in Sooty (Wayfarer)
2nd Quentin Garlick & Pat Robbins in Seagoon (Mirror 16)
3rd Di Munro in Jelly (Topaz)
Series 1 (7) with AYC Wed 8 Jun 3 racers wind ne5. Hugh in safety boat
1st David Pegg & Leslie Downing in Sooty (Wayfarer)
2nd Will Webb (Laser)
Iken Race Sail and Picnic Sat 4 Jun 7 boats raced to Iken with an increasing wind and plenty of sun. The racers were joined by a further 4 boats for the picnic. Thanks to Eric for safety boat and Robert for acting as committee boat.
1st Pete Lock in (Laser)
2nd Dave Ashton in Quacks (Solution)
3rd Jess Palin in Agogo (Comet)
Series 1 (6) with AYC Wed 1 Jun Wind F5-6; race cancelled
Bank Holiday Cruise Sat 28 May 3 day cruise 28 - 30 May Start:TBA HW:1740
Committee minutes 21 AprilMinutes of this meeting are online in the members' area
Series 1 (5) with AYC Wed 25 May 1st Pete Lock (Laser)
Thaw 4 Sun 22 May Eric Spicer & Hugh Browton in the safety boat. 9 boats sailed in a SE force 2.
1st Pete Lock (Laser)
2nd Dave Ashton in Quacks (Solution)
3rd Mike Rowe in Skywalker (Laser)
Series 1 (4) with AYC Wed 18 May Molyneux Trophy Start:1845 HW:1150
YOTAS Session 3 Tue 17 May Start:1700 HW:1110
Thaw 3 Sun 15 May Thaw Trophy Start:1100 HW:0910
Series 1 (3) with AYC Wed 11 May No race
Thaw 2 Sun 8 May Glorious day light breeze 2-3. 8 raced
1st Di Munro in Jelly (Topaz)
2nd Jessica Palin in Agogo (Comet)
3rd Mike Rowe in Skywalker (Laser Radial)
Series 1 (2) with AYC Wed 4 May 1 entry in F2 southerly
1st Will Webb (Laser)
Series 1 (1) with AYC Wed 27 Apr Molyneux Trophy Start:1845 HW:1640
Thaw 1 Sun 24 Apr 3 boats raced, 1 retired, 1 mishap, 1 finish. Squally 4-5 with wintry showers
1st Dave Ashton in Quackers (Solution)
Training    We are now organizing places for training - please let us know if you are interested in any of the following:
  • YOTAS - children 9-14yr RYA Levels 1-3; Five Tuesdays 1700hr May 3 to June 11/12 (whole weekend training)
  • Adult training - RYA Level 1 only; whole weekend training May 14/15
  • Assistant Instructor Course May 20 evening & all day Sat 21st
  • Please contact Leslie Downing (details in yearbook or website Contact page) for more information or if you are interested in taking part
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