Week July 19th

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Well another week over Wednesday as usual was well attended with Sunday seeing just 4 boats out reduced to 3 after a gust caught Alan R out at the start a win for Dave H in the last race, well done.

If you want to see what’s going on so you arrange your time around the sailing at the Flash then check out the calendar, it also shows the OOD for the day.
Happy sailing

Gresford Sailing Club at the Flash

Congratulations

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Congratulations to Naomi and Gareth who are now the proud parents of a baby son born July 2nd 10lb 4oz Dafydd Bryn.

I am sure all the club members are looking forward to meeting him ,again congratulations.

Open Day at The Flash

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Open Day at The Flash this Sunday July 5th

 

All welcome members and non members,come down for a chat and a cup of tea and see what goes on.

We will have sailing boats that can take you for a sail on the lake,no experience required,we will also have the sailability boats there which are aimed at people with disabilities,the Model boats will be there showing various types of model boats powered and sailing also the Model Engineers who are baased at the Pant Yr Ochain will be there showing their steam power off.

We are there all day so why not pop down for a look.

If you want any information please contact via our contact page  contact us

 

Week June 29th

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Bad news,we have passed the longest day,I hope you are all making the most of our summer,why not pop down for a casual sail on Tuesday evenings,Individual handicap on Wednesday where you can see Jeanette and Dave do their thing,Friday evening is for the kids so come along and get that training in you have experts on hand giving up their time for you to improve,

Sunday we have the club open day along with the Model Engineers so come down and haw a sail and see what goes on.

Don’t forget to come and join the Model Boats on Wednesday and Saturday afternoon,come for a cup of tea and a chat and see the boats sailing,you will be made most welcome.

Week June 15th

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Another weekend over, what have you to look forward to this week, if it’s work then you’re lucky to enjoy it,if that’s not enough then come sailing at The Flash.

This weekend Sunday 21st June we have the Mirror and RS Feva shared open so get those boats out,if you want to use any of the club boats then please contact Shan the sailing secretary by email:- gresfordsc@which.net  and she will reserve them for you,if you want to come and are not a member that is ok as this is an open meet so all welcome.There is a cup for the winner of each class as well as prizes.wpid-wp-1433696271854.jpeg

march 3   Please let us know if you intend to attend so that we can organise things.

All the other regular stuff is on this week,will Jeanette and Dave try to get there handicap changed by winning again,why not sail on Wednesday eve and see if you can beat them.

Well they won again that special handicap is going to have to change!

Sunday morning had good winds and Nick won both races

 

Mirror and RS Feva open

The day saw a nice wind all day with the sun making an appearance just to help

Mirror open saw 5 boats out with Nick winning,Shan second and Chris J 3rd

RS Feva the 2 club boats were out with Jeanette winning

 

Week June 8th

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Sunny days are here so why not come down to The Flash this week,let’s see how many boats we can get out On Wednesday evening, practice on Tuesday race on Wednesday,more learners out please,why not try to beat a fellow learner!

Wednesday came 9 boats out all seasoned sailors (some more than others)no beginners (where are you come and join in the fun),another win for Jeanette and Dave in their Enterprise.Nice to see a new type of boat at The Flash with Simon sailing the new club Laser for the first time.

Don,t forget Sunday morning is single handed series and then in the afternoon at 2 more race with a personal handicap race as the first race so ideal for beginners.

See you Sunday hopefully.

Well it gets more embarrassing all the time lovely winds no rain and still only 2 boats out Shan in her Mirror with Paul B in a GP then race 2+3 Shan and Dave T in an enterprise and Paul B again in the GP. If you think we need to change something at the club to encourage more people to sail please let us know send us an email or speak to us at the club.

Where are all the juniors and adults we train!!!!!! A lot of people put their time as well as club funds into training so please  support your club.

 

Week June 1st

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Well so another week begins looking forward to some freesailing on Tuesday then on to some model boats on Wednesday afternoon come for a cuppa and sail from the terrace,then onto Wednesday evening racing,come on you beginners come and have some fun,you will enjoy it once you get started everybody is patient so don’t worry about getting things wrong.
Wednesday evening individual handicap pursuit racing 11 boats out and 1 of the Enterprise’s was sailed by B Warrender and R Artell in one of their first races I hope that they enjoyed it and see you next week.
Sunday saw the second President plate competition,won by Dave and Gareth in  their GP,Shan 2nd in her Mirror and Kevin and Davina drawing with Dave T in third,
Thanks to Phil B for OOD

Dave and Gareth on their way to another win in their GP
Dave and Gareth on their way to another win in their GP

Gresford Sailing Club at the Flash