More Sad News

Posted by on Dec 12, 2018 in Members, Social |

Bryan has asked us to let you all know that his wife, Susan died unexpectedly in mid November, from a heart attack. Susan was only 64 years old. Bryan and Susan had been planning on spending a long and happy retirement together. His family have been supportive. I am sure all the club members, especially those who sail regularly with Bryan, the club`s most dedicated sailor, wish him all the very best and look forward to seeing him up at the club...

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Club Racing Cancelled – Sunday 18th March 2018

Posted by on Mar 18, 2018 in Members, Sailing |

  Just in case you were champing at the bit to get out on the water today and were planning to make the trip up to the club for the first race of the season – don’t! Pull them fluffy PJ’s back on and snuggle down under the covers again.   The Race Officer has been up to the club this morning and has decided to cancel all club racing on safety grounds. Whilst access to the club is possible with extreme care, the roads...

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Membership renewals for 2018

Posted by on Feb 6, 2018 in Members, Sailing |

Membership renewals for 2018 are now due and once again we’re making the sport super affordable for our members. You should have received an email to your inbox with details of this years fees etc and a link to the renewal form, but if you haven’t simply email Chris: treasurer@rotherhasailingclub.org.uk and he’ll happily help you out. Once again we’re offering a discount for renewing before the sailing season starts on...

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Loscar Wind Farm Community Fund Grant

Posted by on Sep 7, 2017 in Members, Sailing, Social |

In June the Club applied for and was successful in receiving a £411 grant from Loscar Wind Farm Community Fund towards a £2000+ weed cutter which is mounted on the front of a Dory rescue boat. Members from all sections of the club; Model Yacht, Dinghy Sailors and Yorkshire Outdoor Swimmers (YOS) have spent over 60 hours cutting the weed which has improved the sailing, swimming and fishing.   The grant was very easy to apply for through...

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Push The Boat Out – Open Day.

Posted by on May 16, 2017 in Members, Sailing, Social |

  We are teaming up with our friends at Yorkshire Outdoor Swimmers and Rotherham Model Yacht Club to hold a joint Open Day at Harthill Reservoir. If you are new to sailing and want to give it a try come along and we will provide an experienced instructor to assist you on your first sail for free. You need to bring a pair of shoes (ideally old trainers) you don’t mind getting a little wet and we’d recommend bringing a change of...

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Membership fees are now due for 2017

Posted by on Feb 12, 2017 in Members, Sailing, Social |

For those not quite brave enough o venture further afield for winter events such as The Sailjuice Series, it’s that time of the year when we start to look forward to bringing the boats out of hibernation and thinking about getting them on the water. That also means time to pay your membership fees for the forthcoming season. Every member should have been emailed a renewal notice and updated membership form. If you haven’t received...

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