Bulletin 7.6.19

Bulletin 7.6.19

High winds
Please check the weather forecast if you are intending to go on the water this weekend, high winds are predicted from a deep depression heading north. The Brittany coast has experienced up to 50 knot winds!

Data Protection Preferences (GDPR Form) If you have not completed this form through the website please complete and submit your preferences via the link below. Thank you in advance for completing this process: http://hythesailingclub.co.uk/?popup_preview=true&popup=1445

Jetty Project Update
Thank you all those that have volunteered for Octobers Jetty Project. There will still be an opportunity to help out when we have dates for work parties and these will be advertised here on the bulletin and on Facebook.

Club Balcony Update
Please note – Until further notice the balcony will be closed for refurbishment works. Please remember to collect planks before they are used for other club projects.

WANTED: New member Nick Long is looking to purchase a second hand wood or GRP dinghy which will carry a 5hp 26kgs outboard please let him know if you have a dinghy of this description for sale. He can be contacted at email address ans.long@btinternet.com.

Events in brief – See below and select the link to sign up electronically

Hardway Rally 7th, 8th and 9th June. See you there! Please check your email for a message from Paul Bonnett about placing your food order asap.

Folly Saunter (IOW) – Wednesday 12th June 0930. Please fill out the form at the link below to take part: http://hythesailingclub.co.uk/event/saunter-to-folly-inn-river-medina-isle-of-wight/

Open Coaching Weekend includes Kayaks Saturday 15th June 10am – 3pm and Sunday 16th June 11am – 4pm. To take part, book a Kayak or volunteer to help out please follow this link and fill out the form http://hythesailingclub.co.uk/event/open-dinghy-coaching-13/?instance_id=355

Dinghy Race Summer 2 15th June 2019 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm. Join us for a dinghy race or just have a sail now that the better weather has arrived. A perfect opportunity to ready your dinghy for the big Year of the Dinghy event in August details to follow. Did you know that also juniors can take part at some friendly competition if your youngsters would like to have a go at racing please speak to the Open Coaching team on the day.

Cruiser Weekend Races 1, 2, 3 and 4 – Saturday and Sunday 22nd/23rd June 0900. New to racing at the club why not join us for a newcomers racing weekend where an experienced racer can join you on your boat to guide you through the rules and racing procedures without the worry of being in a very competitive race.  This is a great opportunity to learn the ropes from an experienced club member.  Being a guide on someones boat during the racing will count towards your participatory hours. http://hythesailingclub.co.uk/event/cruiser-weekend-races-1-2-3-and-4/

Kayak Club Sunday 30th June 10am – 1pm. To sign up for this event please fill out the form at this link: http://hythesailingclub.co.uk/event/kayak-club-3/?instance_id=410

Radio Sailing Racing 30th June 10am – 1pm. Join us for the next race in the series or if you would like to have a go yourself we can arrange an opportunity to have a go.

Mocktails and Cocktails Evening 6th July from 1900
A very successful event last year and if the weather is good to be held in the club Marquee on the lawn with an American Supper and BBQ.  The back up plan is to hold the event in the function room if the weather is not favourable. If you can help with this event or wish to attend please sign up below: http://hythesailingclub.co.uk/event/cocktail-evening/

Open Day 2019 7th July 10am-4pm
Planning for the Open Day is well under way with 18 confirmed stands. 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 sign up at this link online http://hythesailingclub.co.uk/event/hsc-open-day/. If you have any boat jumble items please email Christine Hunt at christine.hunt5284@gmail.com and any items for a Craft Stall Rachel Wright at rachelwright@outlook.com.

Open Coaching Year of the Dinghy Event Weekend Saturday 17th and Sunday 18th August 10am. This year the club is holding a fun weekend on the water for all members and their families and guests. This is an opportunity to get your sailing dinghy on the water and to take members who do not own a dinghy out for a sail. (Counts towards participatory hours) There will also be Club Dinghy Sailing (Including the new Fushion) Kayaking, Radio Sailing Race, BBQ, American Supper, Team Tractor Pull Competition, Camping and Rubber Dub Race. To take part in the weekends fun events please complete the form at the link provided and we look forward to seeing you on the day. http://hythesailingclub.co.uk/event/hsc-dinghy-fun-weekend-year-of-the-dinghy/

For Sale “Solera” (Southerly 100) £20’000 Southerly 100. 29hp diesel engine. In-mast mainsail reefing. Roller furling genoa. Cruising shute in snuffer. Twin berths in forecabin. main cabin can sleep up to four people. Wheel steering with autohelm. Gimballed gas cooker, fridge, 1 1/2 sinks, gas hot water heater. Shower/washbasin in heads. Cockpit tent and sprayhood. For more details contact Christine Hunt at the club or email christine.hunt5284@gmail.com.

Sandpiper —25 foot 4 Berth fin keel GRP  Folkboat. 4 foot draft.  £4850. Well known local boat excellent for cruising or racing with 2 suits sails ,nearly new Bruce Banks £2k racing set ( Main Jib and Genoa)and Cruising sails  with both racing and cruising spinnakers. Stainless steel rigging replaced £700. Comes with Tahatsui Outboard rebuilt and running in.Instruments comprise Navcom Radio ,Compass, depth and speed  indicators. Electric bilge pump and manual pump.Heavy duty Battery replaced this year. Range of kit including fenders etc, dinghy, wheeled cradle, full size boat cover and boat stand. Lying ashore at Hythe Sailing Club.

For more details or to view contact Peter Barnard. Mob 07709111071 or email peter-barnard26@msn.com

The New Hythe Sailing Club Shop is now live
New this month is the online shop for club regalia and clothing. You can now access the shop online via the website once you are logged in. The shop page is available when you hover your mouse over the Member Area tab at the top of the page or at this link http://hythesailingclub.co.uk/shop/ Regalia is also available for viewing on the rail in the club house, if you are looking for something else the brochures are next to the rail and there is a specialist order form available by following this link http://hythesailingclub.co.uk/product/specialist-item-order-from-catalogue/. Orders are completed in batches to keep the costs down and payment is in cash before the order is placed. Sue Hayward will be in touch with more details when you submit your order online or on the clothing order forms in the function room.

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. This year also sees the return of the Social Secretary role which is also a voted in position.

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:
http://hythesailingclub.co.uk/2019/02/26/2371/

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

Free To a Good Home
Brian Lee has 5 canoes and a range of equipment free to a good home. A donation to Cancer UK would be appreciated. For further details please contact me on secretary@hythesailingclub.co.uk



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