See you all on the water
Arthur Jones OpenDay
Flash Classic Racing for
Enterprise, G.P. 14, Mirror and Solo dinghies
Sunday 23rd July 11 am to 4 pm
This Open Day is to celebrate our founder, Arthur Jones’s 100th birthday. There will be racing for the four class
Cups and an overall winner of the Anniversary shield. All races will be handicaps and class positions taken from these.
As part of the celebration we are inviting friends to join us after 2pm for afternoon tea. This would be an ideal opportunity to catch up with old sailing friends and enjoy the racing spectacle.
If you are interested in taking part please add your name to the list in the clubhouse or email email@example.com . If you would like to crew or borrow a class boat please let us know and we will try and help.
Junior Open Day
Sunday July 16th 2017
We are holding our junior open event this year which will be open to all classes,the day will include the RS Feva,Topper and Optimist classes.
Sail either your own boat or use a club boat (please arrange this in advance to avoid disapointment)
For more details contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or via the contact page
Gresford Sailing Club Junior Open Regatta
Sunday 16th July 2017
Two Races – First Race 11:00
Entry £5 per Junior – inc pizza lunch
We look forward to seeing both GSC and other club Juniors to this Open event.
GSC Juniors – remember to speak with your coaches on Friday should you wish to hire a club boat.
Arthur Jones Centenary Race Day
We are holding an Arthur Jones regatta on July 23rd for the Mirrors, Solos, GP14’s and Enterprises.
As part of our celebration day (Arthur would have been 100yrs old this year) we are inviting friends to join us after 2pm for afternoon tea. This would be an ideal opportunity to catch up with old sailing friends and we hope you are able to come.
It would be helpful if you could let us know if you intend to come for catering purposes.
We look forward to hearing from you.
If you don’t have one of the above class boats then contact us and we might be able to arrange either a sail with someone or the loan of a boat.
This is an open event so all are welcome all levels of sailor are invited so come and join us and have a great day on the water or watching from the clubhouse.
For more details email email@example.com
Come and join us fo what would have been our founders 100th birthday
A day of races for the Classic boats that were sailed at The Flash when Arthur was still with us.Enterprise,GP,Mirror and Solo
So why not borrow a boat if you do not have one or offer to crew/helm for someone.
This will be a day of Junior sailing Which will include The Feva open and also possibly The Topper open(to be confirmed
Same format as previous years full details of the day are yet to be decided
Here is the Sailing calendar for 2016
Please see the bottom of the page for race/event description.
Date Event/ Race series Start time OOD/Race officer
Sun 6th March Boats out n/a 10.00
Sat 19th March Race officer(O.O.D) 10.00 am Approx 2 hours Subject to confirmed numbers of members attending
Sun 27th March Pursuit 2.00pm
Sun 3rd April Pursuit 2.00pm
Wed 6th April Individual Handicap 7.00pm
Sun 10th April Pursuit 2.00pm
Wed 13th April Individual Handicap 7.00pm
Sun 17th April Pursuit 2.00pm
Wed 20th April Individual Handicap 7.00pm
Sun 24th April Pursuit 2.00pm
Wed 27th April Individual Handicap 7.00pm
Sun 1st May Pursuit 2.00pm
Wed 4th May Individual Handicap 7.00pm
Sun 8th May President’s Plate 2.00pm
Wed 11th May Individual Handicap 7.00pm
Sun 15th May Reg Gibbs Open Day 11.00am
Wed 15th May Individual Handicap 7.00pm
Sun 22ndMay Singlehanded 11.00am
Sun 22ndMay Commodores Cup 2.00pm
Wed 25th May Individual Handicap 7.00pm
Sun 29thMay singlehanded 11.00am
Sun 29thMay Commodores Cup 2.00pm
Wed 1st June Individual Handicap 7.00pm
Sun 5th June Singlehanded 11.00am
Sun 5th June Commodores Cup 2.00pm
Wed 8thJune Individual Handicap 7.00pm
Sun 12th June singlehanded 11.00am
Sun 12th June Commodores Cup 2.00pm
Wed 15th June Individual Handicap 7.00pm
Sun 19th June Singlehanded 11.00am
Sun 19th June Commodores Cup 2.00pm
Wed 22ndJune Individual Handicap 7.00pm
Sun 26th June Singlehanded 11.00am
Sun26thJune Commodores Cup 2.00pm
Wed 29th June Individual Handicap 7.00pm
Sun 3rd July Engineer Open Day n/a
Wed 6th Jul Individual Handicap 7.00pm
Sun 10th July Arthur Jones Day 11.00am
Wed 13th July Individual Handicap 7.00pm
Sun 17th July Presidents Plate 2.00pm
Wed 20th July Individual Handicap 7.00pm
Sun 24thJuly Summer Handicap 2.00pm
Wed 27th July Individual Handicap 7.00pm
Sun 31st July Summer Handicap 2.00pm
Wed 3rd Aug Individual Handicap 7.00pm
Sun 7th Aug Summer Handicap 2.00pm
Wed 10th Aug Individual Handicap 7.00pm
Sun 14th Aug Summer Handicap 2.00pm
Wed 17th Aug Individual Handicap 7.00pm
Sun 21st Aug Summer Handicap 2.00pm
Wed 24th Aug Individual Handicap 7.00pm
Sun 28thAug Presidents Plate 2.00pm
Wed 31st Aug Individual Handicap 6.30pm
Sun 4th Sep Autumn Handicap 2.00pm
Wed 7thSep Individual Handicap 6.30pm
Sun 11thSep Autumn Handicap 2.00pm
Sun 18thSep Bart’s Bash Day
Sun 25thSep Autumn Handicap 2.00pm
Sun 2nd Oct Autumn Handicap 2.00pm
Sun 9th Oct Autumn Handicap 2.00pm
Sun 16th Oct Autumn Handicap 2.00pm
Sun 23rdOct President’s Plate 2.00pm
Sun 30th Oct Frostbite 11.00am
Sun 6th November Frostbite 11.00am
Sun 13th November Frostbite 11.00am
Sun 20th November Frostbite 11.00am
Sun 27th November Frostbite 11.00am
Sun 4th December Frostbite 11.00am
Sun 11th December Frostbite 11.00am
GSC Series 2016
Pursuit – 6 afternoons, 2 races – start dependent on boat sailed.
Commodore’s Cup– 6 afternoons – 3 handicap races per afternoon.
Autumn Handicap – 6 afternoons – 3 handicap races per afternoon
Summer Handicap–5 afternoons, 3 races per afternoon
Wednesday individual pursuit – series 1- 50 minute race, start dependent on individual
Wednesday individual pursuit – series 2 -50 minute race, start dependent on individual
President’s Plate– 4 afernoons- charity sailing for prize on each day, 3 handicapraces each afternoon.
Reg Gibbs Day – start sailing day, details to follow
Arthur Jones Day, Classic boat day
The classic Solo, Enterprise, GP and Mirror trophies will be awarded to the first placed helm in each class. There will also be an overall winner,who will win the Arthur Jones Trophy
Bart’s Bash day
This will be a fun watersports day to include the Bart’s race, model boatsetc
7 weeks morning series – 2 handicap races per morning, open to visitors. – 13 handicap races
NB The class cups will also be awarded at the end of the season for each boat in Solo, Enterprise, GP and Mirror to sail the most races in every series. This is in recognition of endurance,perseverance and loyalty to Club. These cups will not affect the 2 prize rule.
NB 2: In the Pursuit, President’s Plate, Commodores Cup, Autumn Handicap, Summer Handicap and Frostbite as well as the main cup/trophy(which could also be won by a Rookie if they beat the experienced sailors) there will also be Rookie prizes for the top placed helms.