Lescar 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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YHYSA at Rotherham Sailing Club

Posted by on Sep 3, 2017 in Sailing |

Rotherham Sailing Club will once again be opening it’s doors to the up and coming sailors of the region, when we host the final event of the Autumn Series in 2017. http://www.yhysa.org Rotherham is a small friendly club and ideal for both experienced competitors and junior sailors who are new to the sport. Gates will be open from approx 9am, with members on hand to point competitors in the right direction for car parking and trailer/boat...

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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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Sailing Club AGM – Sunday March 12th 2017

Posted by on Jan 15, 2017 in Members, Sailing |

The Sailing Club AGM will be held at 10am on Sunday 12th March. Following the formal meeting there will be chance for a general discussion and also the Trophies will be awarded to the sailors who aren`t able to come to the Red Lion.  12th followed be a spring clean of the clubhouse in preparation for the first race of 2017  on March 19th. Once the meeting has completed we plan to have a general tidy up of the club,  concentrating on getting the...

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