RNLI Pudding Meeting 2018

Posted by on Oct 26, 2018 in Sailing |

              Sunday 28th October 2018 see us host our annual Pudding Meeting in aid of the RNLI. Come and race round the cans on the reservoir at Harthill to win Christmas Puddings. This event is open to sailors from all clubs and whilst there is no mandated entry fee, we do ask for a donation to the RNLI, the organisation we all hope we’ll never need, but are glad they are there. The event will be a...

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Last Try Sail of the season

Posted by on Oct 2, 2018 in Sailing, Social |

This coming weekend, Sunday 7th October, sees our last free Try Sail of 2017. This is the first year we’ve run these on a regular basis, outside of the clubs annual Open Day and its proved a huge success, so if you’ve missed out and would like to find out what we can offer in the new year please drop us an email to...

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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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Rotherham SC at the British Keelboat League Finals

Posted by on Sep 3, 2017 in Sailing |

Rotherham Sailing Club will have a team in the finals of the British Keelboat League, taking place in Cowes between the 22nd and 24th September. This is the first time a team from Rotherham SC will have been in the finals competing in One Design matched keelboats – J70’s. For a little sailing club, on our loveable puddle, competing in dinghies under 17′ this will be quite an experience You can find out more information about...

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