Sunday 3rd October saw the start of the Frostbite series with races 1 and scheduled for an 11:00 start. The forecast looked breezy with a 14 knot average gusting over 20 to start with and increasing to 16 knot average gusting 25 later on. The good news was that the grey skies and rain from Saturday had cleared and there as glorious sunshine to greet the competitors. 11 competitors took to
Published 10:33 on 4 Oct 2021
13 boats, including 4 visitors, braved the rather miserable weather to compete in the ILCA open. During midweek the forecast was for 20 knot winds with gusts of 30 and heavy rain but overnight on Friday the forecast improved and the 1st race kicked off in a fairly steady 10 knots with light rain and grey skies. John Ling (Bartley SC) had a great start and lead the field throughout the race
Published 20:44 on 2 Oct 2021
A warm sunny day, 10 competing boats, what more could one wish for? Well perhaps a little more wind. The light unsteady easterly was going to pose problems for the Race Officer, Jonny Stevenson.
Published 17:04 on 9 Sep 2021
98 Solos invaded Mounts Bay for the Rooster Solo National Championships from 22-27 August. Ian Bartlett and Vernon Perkins made the trip through the holiday traffic to represent our club.
Published 17:22 on 3 Sep 2021
South Cerney SC sent five Scorpions to the 60th National Championships hosted by Penzance SC from 15 to 20 August 2021.
Published 15:41 on 3 Sep 2021
Our young sailors from eight to seventeen have paddleboarded around the lake at sunset and battled force 8 winds in Mounts Bay. They've coached and competed. They've laughed heartily, and cried bitterly.
Published 12:29 on 1 Sep 2021
Two Scorpions from the home fleet travelled to Castle Cove SC on 02 July for the much-anticipated Weymouth Dinghy Regatta weekend and some big course sea sailing on the waves.
Published 15:23 on 30 Jul 2021
After almost a year and a half of Covid-related absence, the Cadet Class was finally able to return to one of its favourite venues at Grafham Water Sailing Club for the Peter Scott Trophy Championship, in July.
Published 15:00 on 21 Jul 2021
The well-publicised changes to the COVID-19 lockdown rules came into effect on 19 July 2021 when the Government took us to Stepp 4 on their roadmap. Is this the new normal?
Published 16:58 on 20 Jul 2021
*** UPDATE 19/07/21 - FULLY BOOKED *** Due to popular demand we have scheduled an additional 2 day RYA Junior dinghy sailing course on Tues/Weds 17/18 August. To book click on the calendar on the website, click on the training filter button, scroll down to 17th August and on the right hand side click on 'book'. Please note that for junior courses a parent of guardian
Published 18:40 on 13 Jul 2021