Archive for the ‘External links’ Category

Cold Shock and First Aid Certificates

Monday, April 8th, 2013

1. Every sailor needs to know about Cold Shock. 

2. All skippers also need to know which First Aid Certificates meet the requirements for Commercial Endorsement.

The latest issue of the RYA Wavelength Magazine has articles on these two subjects and more besides.

See page 8 for Cold Shock and the article on Page 12 to read about which First Aid Certificates are currently deemed acceptable.

Club Regalia

Wednesday, February 6th, 2013

Regalia-front and back example

Thanks to some sterling work by John Wells we now arrangements in place for members to purchase items of clothing with the club logo. The above is just one example – more designs can be seen at  Please download and read  ClubRegalia2013 for further details and in particular some special arrangements for caps.

Late deal – 5 days sailing -Sunday 12th August – 2 Spaces left!!

Thursday, August 2nd, 2012

We have been advised of the following From: “Britannia Sailing”

+++ We have a late deal 10% off our 5 day practical +++

Join us 20:00 Sunday 12th August – 2 Spaces left!!




A yachtsman’s account of the Samoa Tsunami

Monday, October 12th, 2009

If you have not already read this yachtsman’s account of the Samoa Tsunami then I commend it to you.

A gripping tale of the Samoa Tsunami – and some lessons learnt