Over my sailing career I’ve concluded that I’m something of a Jonah when it comes to training. The first time I did the Coastal Skipper course was on Firebird in 2010 with Peter Clare and we had to abandon the course because of weather and reconvene a few weeks later. In 2016 I did the […]
A Special Committee Meeting! The two committees normally each meet four times a year, with the fourth meeting being a joint session. In the joint session on the 13th January we were able to look together at topics developed over recent months of club-level significance, such as the fine research led by Judith Hankey into […]
A Happy New Year to everyone! I hope it had been a good festive season for you. Perhaps there was opportunity to look back over the last year at your sailing activities. Highlights for me included the picturesque stopovers at the southern end of the Summer Cruise. Another was to celebrate 25 years of the […]
It is time to be thinking of gifts to give (or seek to receive)! Some ideas are offered here for reading in the winter months. These ideas are no substitute for sailing itself though – the yachts are available for sharpening us up after Christmas festivities and indeed through the December and January periods!