Rear Commodore Sailing Role: Sadly Tim Harrison who has been Rear Commodore Sailing for two years in November is stepping down from the role at the AGM. I would like to thank Tim for using his spare time to support the club and successfully plan events and manage the Sailing section of the club for the past two years. Based on this if you have an interest in this role and helping the club please fill in the form below and Tim and I will be in touch to talk you through what the position entails.
The Next Big Club Event for Members and their Guests Year of the Dinghy 17th and 18th August 10am: This year the club is holding a fun weekend on and off 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 below to take part. Also below is a time frame for events happening on the day.
Saturday:1200 – Rub a Dub Race from the pontoon (short Course)1200 – Bar Open (1200 – 2300)1300 – Safety Boats, Dinghies and Kayaks Launched and on the water1300 – Adults Dinghy Race (Dinghy Race Summer 6)1500 – Kayak Races (Short Course, Single and Double Kayaks, launch and recover to the pontoon)1800 – BBQ and American Supper in Marquee and on the lawn area.1800 – The Dinosaurs Club Band (Awaiting confirmation)Sunday1200 – Tractor Pull Competition1300 – Safety Boats, Dinghies and Kayaks Launched1345 – Juniors Dinghy Race (short course)1400 – Radio Sailing Race1600 – Prize giving for race winners
Events in brief:
See below and select the link to sign up electronically.
Open Coaching Year of the Dinghy Event Weekend Saturday 17th and Sunday 18th August 10am
Rally to Chichester Marina (Bank Holiday Weekend) Saturday 24th August.
Please sign up as soon as possible for this popular venue. Early sign-up will maximise our chance of mostly being together in this large marina.
Southampton HW 0748 3.6m LW 1047 1.7m
Boats will typically leave HSC just before LW on Saturday 24th
Saturday Morning: Leave HSC (typically before LW) towards Chichester
Evening: Beach party / BBQ on the beach to the North side of the Marina (weather permitting)
Sunday: Roast lunch at Chichester Yacht Club (Currently booked for 20 people but can expand numbers)
Monday: Sail back to HSC
All welcome! We shall try to sail “in company” using Ch. 77 on the water
Bring your BBQ and food for Saturday evening.
To sign up to join us please select this link: http://hythesailingclub.co.uk/event/rally-to-chichester-marina/?instance_id=397
HSC/SWSA Race/Rally to Yarmouth Saturday 14th and 15th September. More details to follow. To sign up to join us please select this link: http://hythesailingclub.co.uk/event/hsc-swsa-race-rally-to-yarmouth/
The New Hythe Sailing Club Shop is now live: 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/
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/