Bulletin 12/4/2019

//Bulletin 12/4/2019

Bulletin 12/4/2019

Bulletin 12/4/2019

Club Balcony
Please note – Until further notice the balcony will be closed for refurbishment works.

Events in brief
Members Get Together with New Members Introduction – Sunday 14th April 1230 in the function room

Dinghy Race Spring 3 – Friday 19th April 1100

AGM – Saturday 30th November 2019

Members get together and New Members Introduction Sunday 14th April 12:30.
New members and current members please join us on the date above for some Pizza and a Light Buffet.  This is a chance for New Members to obtain information about what the club has to offer and also meet some of the committee and current members.  There will be a short introduction to the club and then a chance to mingle and ask any questions you might have.  Families welcome.

Bar Open 1230
New Members Introduction 1230-1315
Meet Current Members and the Committee 1315-1500

RYA Feedback
The club has received very positive feedback from the RYA about the way our club is developing. This is down to our new website, new activities at the club including the Kayak Club and the way the committees and members pull together.  Thank you to all those that support and help develop the club making our facilities stand out from the crowd and making us the go to club for the area.

Open Day 2019 7th July 10am-4pm

Planning for the Open Day is well under way with 12 confirmed stands. If you know of a local boat business that would like to have a free pitch for the day we have 6 spaces left.  Please email marketing@hythesailingclub.co.uk with the details and an invite will be sent.  The Open Day also counts for 8 of your participatory hours if you attend from 10am – 4pm so please sign up on the Participatory board at the club or email marketing if you can help on this very important day for the club.

Gate Issues

If you have to put the gate on to manual operation for any reason please make sure you inform one of the emergency contacts ASAP. (Names and numbers are in the year book and on the board in the club)

Rubbish on Site
Please make sure you take your rubbish home. Do not leave bagged rubbish for the seagulls and the rats to sort through!
On a similar theme, someone has “lost” a porta potti in the boat yard. If it belongs to you please reclaim it.

Committee Vacancies
The club AGM will be on Saturday 30 November. There will be elections for committee positions in line with our rules. Please consider joining the committee and working to improve our club. If you are thinking about this and helping out, let us know and come and join the general committee meetings to find out what goes on.

Safety Boat Crew  Friday 19 April 11:00
If you are available to help on the safety boat for a dinghy race please contact Peter Timothy.

New Club Introduction Video 2019
The marketing team have been working hard this year to promote the club.  If you haven’t seen the latest video you can view it by following the link below:

Participatory Hours Volunteers Sought Information
For a full list of roles, work parties and participatory areas of the club that members can assist with to complete their 15 hours please follow the link below:

Volunteers for RYA Dinghy Instructor Training
There is a vacancy for anyone wanting to taking part in the RYA Dinghy Instructor Training Course to be run at HSC during May / June this year.   HSC will sponsor the cost of RYA pre-assessment and the RYA Dinghy Instructor (DI) Training course.
In return, DI trainees should commit to assisting with a minimum of 6 (or possibly 8) of the 12 HSC youth dinghy training sessions planned for this year.
Details of the RYA Dinghy Instructor Training Course (link):


If you are interested in taking up this great offer of assistance please urgently contact Tim Harrison, rcsaling@hythesailingclub.co.uk.

If there is anyone who would like to complete the Coastal theory course (£250) please contact Julie Stanley.

For Sale
Club Feva with training sails and spinnaker £1200
Club Laser 2 with training, racing sails and spinnaker £600
If you are interested please contact either Tim Harrison or Julie Stanley.

Cradle for Sale
Well constructed cradle, suitable for bilge keeled yacht, used for one season. Please see Tim Ball for details.

For Sale Jaguar 25
Please follow the link below for details.

This is the link to the spring summer club magazine.


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