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Calendar of Events for 2018

We have now finalised the calendar for the year. Last year we increased the amount of training time for existing members and this year we are increasing that again. We recognise that people want to improve and we want to

Now taking bookings for our Taster Sessions

We have Taster Sessions organised for the weekends of 20th and 21st May and June 17th and 18th. We run morning and afternoon sessions, lasting about 3 hours, for which we charge the princely sum of £10. Bargain!. And if

Club Calendar of Events for 2017

We have today finalised the calendar for the year, lots going on with a big focus on training for beginner and intermediate level sailors, fantastic trips for the experienced and following the huge success in 2016 of the taster sessions

Club Trip To Sotovento June 2017

The club will very shortly be arranging another trip to Sotovento, Fuerteventura in June of 2017. Following the hugely successful trips in 2015 and 2016 we think its one of the most reliable and affordable destinations guaranteeing wind. The location

Tiree Trip September 2016

Ever since the successful visit to Tiree in 2011 there has been talk of making a return trip and this year we finally made it. Teaming up with four guests from Notts County Sailing Club, eleven of the more adventurous

Something special for the Jim Collis Training Weekend.

Last Saturday I started a brew for the club campover at Rutland, weekend of the 2nd/3rd July, the Jim Collis Training Weekend. This is an American style Pale Ale, christened ‘Chop Hop’, 5% ish, liberally hopped with Amarillo and Citra

2016 AGM, Tuesday 23rd February.

This years AGM will be held at the White Lion, Sawley, 7pm for a 7:30 start, the same venue as last year. A light buffet will be available. As last year membership renewals can be prepaid thereby limiting the amount

2016 Calendar of Events

Today we are publishing our fullest calendar of events ever. We have scaled back the taster sessions and basic beginner training a little to make room for more training events for club members, kicking off with an Improvers Training Weekend

Club Advertising

We are starting a program of advertising to promote the Club,  the Taster Sessions and Beginner Training. In addition to articles in local free press we have produce a new A4 poster for display at colleges, leisure centres, sports facilities

Weymouth Trip

This years Weymouth trip will take place from the 7th to the 11th of April, that’s 5 nights away. Number of nights is flexible we should be able to accommodate those only wanting to stay for fewer nights. As many