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E sailing – Virtual Regatta

Through the RYA the club has a VIP pass which allows us we think to set up races. We will ...
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Weed control Statement

RESEARCH Following the issues with weed in 2019 much research has now been undertaken to confirm the weed type and ...
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Sat 14th March

Busy at the club today, plenty turning up to the work party, washing windows, clearing debris and bushes and generally ...
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Easter Monday Charity Race

An Easter charity race event will be held on Monday 13th April. A light hearted day of racing in fun ...
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Flooding and Club Walk

Sun 23rd Feb : Road completely clear but bumpy on corner, we will probably need to wait till all this ...
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Work party Feb 2020

Thanks to the great, hardworking and resilient volunteers who turned out today to take on a big list of jobs, ...
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Wild Sunday 9th Feb 20

The forecast was for gusts of 50-60 mph and at the club it was entirely believable especially when a hail ...
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Snakebite 2020

The University of Nottingham Snakebite had almost perfect conditions for most of Saturday 8th February. Around 140 visitors in teams ...
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Pondlife on Saturday

The University of Nottingham Windsurfing Club held the National (SWA) Pondlife event on 1/2 February. The 143 participants were there ...
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County Cooler 2020

The County Cooler had cool start but a good turnout with over forty boats hitting the water for a prompt ...
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Windy day at club

The forecast wind was not quite what they said - certainly 40 mph didn't seem to appear, and the average ...
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First of Year 2020

The first of the year on 1st Jan 2020 was cool, overcast, but at least there was a light breeze ...
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Fuddle and Final 2019 race

The final race of 2019 was calm, fairly cool but at least there was shine, and the rain held off ...
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Sun 15 12 19

Another windy Sunday but cold (6'C) as the Frostbite and Oakleaf reach their penultimate day with two handicaps (due to ...
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Children’s Christmas party and roast meal

The children's Christmas party had some great games, food and fun, with Santa making a special appearance for the clubs ...
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Techno Zones at Notts County

The Techno Zone squad training took place at Notts County over 14/15th Dec. A few photos of the youngsters (plus ...
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Summer wine Christmas party

Fifty arrived for the Summer Wine Christmas meal, organised by Lindsay and cooke by Pauline. It is a wonderful friendly ...
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Frostbite in the wind

The Frostbite series lived up to its name today, 8'C may sound warm but in the wind it didn't feel ...
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RS400 Open 2019

Flood warnings, cold weather, and on the morning fog and light winds - nothing seemed to put off the 30 ...
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Whitby to Ispwitch

Keith Burgess who many of you know at the club sailed from Whitby to Ipswich in an old schooner. For ...
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Solo open 2019

The Solo Open was held in wet, miserable condition, with a little wind, but it was cold. Given the conditions ...
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Flying 15 Open 2019

An impressive 16 visiting teams joined the home fleet at Notts County SC on the 19th & 20th October for ...
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Busy Wednesday

There where a few out this Wednesday, the University Windsurfers had their last taster day, and the Sailing Club started ...
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Scorpion Open

Light winds plagued the first day of the Scorpion Open at Notts County Sailing Club. There were 26 entries from ...
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Sunday 1st Sept

A gusty day, a little cooler than the record breaking bank holiday, but a good breeze, even if it swung ...
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Aug bank holiday fun race

Club members who opted not to sit in traffic but come down for August Bank Holiday Monday were in for ...
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August Junior Course

Another successful Junior Course of around 32 with 3 Stage 1& 2 courses in both Oppies and Toppers, a Stage ...
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Windy Saturday in August

Billed as gale force winds, it was Force 7 in the gusts so pretty close until rain shower came through ...
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Notts County on tour 2019

Below is some of the results from travellers to a number of events. I know we will have missed quite ...
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Chernobyl July 19

The Newark and Sherwood Chernobyl Children's lifeline visited the club on Tuesday 30th July. There were 17 children with 11 ...
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August Bank Holiday Monday race

The fun orientated August Bank Holiday 6 hour race will take place again this year. This is something for everyone, ...
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Bleasby School visit

We have entertained the Bleasby Primary children twice this year as part of our community / Onboard program, last Wednesday ...
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Saturday 20 th July

A fairly windy day, especially around lunch, but gusts switching around in direction. The windsurfers had some fun, and David ...
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Summer Party 2019

The summer party attracted well over 60 for a special Pauline buffet an odd pint (or gin) or two and ...
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Laser Open 2019

The Notts County Sailing Club Laser Open took place on Saturday 6th July in light winds. Thirty four entrants took ...
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Wayfarer Round UK

You may have read in the news about a Wayfarer which sailed Round the UK this month. (It was in ...
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Windsurf open 2019

Around 34 entrants over half being Team 15 entered the Windsurf open at the club. Teams from all over the ...
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Topper Midlands 2019

Record Number of Toppers at Notts County Sailing Club for the ITCA Midlands Champs 2019 This 2-day event was once ...
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Scorpion Training Day

DATE FOR THE DIARY - FREE TRAINING 22 JUNE!! Hoping to see you there! Even if your crew/helm is not ...
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Junior Open 2019

There was a great turnout of 17 boats including visitors from Bartley SC. Thanks to Paintcraft & Rooster for prizes ...
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HANSA National series 2019

The Notts County SC HANSA Open meeting part of the class Associations National TT series for 303 one and two ...
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Spring Regatta 19

Nearly 120 brought tickets to compete and socialise at the Notts County Sailing Club Spring Regatta over May Bank Holiday ...
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Junior Open

Planning for the Junior open on 8th June is well under way. The Notice of race is on the clubs ...
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Push the Boat Out 2019

Another amazing Open Day as part of the RYA Push the boat out initiative.... and as for the delicious cakes ...
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Festisail report

Notts County Sailing Club Festival of Sailing (FestiSail) took place on Bank Holiday Monday 6th May What else would you ...
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Easter Monday Charity race

The inaugural Easter Monday Charity Race for Parkinson's UK raised over £720 along with the Raffle organised by Kim. The ...
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Easter course 2019

The highly popular Easter course saw a variety of conditions for both the adult and junior courses. Monday was windy ...
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Festisail 2020

FestiSail Bank Holiday Friday 8th May 2020 Welcome to the second festival of sailing for all our junior club members ...
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Easter Charity event

Easter charity challenge at NCSC - can you win the Easter Cup? easter charity event poster Two sailing races planned ...
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Laser masters 2019

The Laser Masters took place at Notts County Sailing Club on 23/24th March. The UKLA splits the fleet into Standard ...
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March 16 17 th

Another windy weekend, with quite a few spills and the DI course continuing ...
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Wednesday 13th march

It was little windy, didn't get down till later when it had moderated, a few photos and short video of ...
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Busy weekend in March

It was a tad windy at the club Saturday 9th March, so the powerboat 2 course certainly got their moneywort, ...
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Awards Dinner in aid of Cobble sails

The Awards dinner in aid of Cobble Sails saw a great evening, with around 90 club members enjoying an excellent ...
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Snakebite 2019

The annual snakebite team event, organised The Nottingham University Sailing Club saw 23 teams, nearly 140 people plus judges and ...
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Club walk 2019

The annual club walk attracted about 30 people, many staying on (or just coming) for Pauline roast. Great to se ...
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County Cooler

The first day of the County Cooler was a little windy, well till about 2pm. Gusts of 39 knots (force ...
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Laser Masters

The club is holding the prestigious Laser Masters on 23/24th March. Richard Mason is heading the team, and up to ...
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First of Year Race 2019

Notts County Sailing Clubs traditional First of the Year took place on 1stJanuary 2019, with all proceeds going to the ...
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Fuddle 2018

The final races of 2018 have taken place, results are up. It was calm today but the frostbite has thrown ...
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Children’s party 2018

The annual children's Christmas party took place on 15th December, in appalling weather, with he threat of ice, snow not ...
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Summer Wine Christmas meal 2018

Every year the Summer Winers, a large and active group of pensioners at the club have a meal, when those ...
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Sunday 9th Dec 18

A sunny but cool day, getting colder a the day wore on saw a light to moderate wind and quite ...
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Ross Ryan receives RYA Award

HRH The Princess Royal, President of the Royal Yachting Association, presented Ross ryan our former Commodore, and the present Treasurer ...
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November weekend

It was sunny and busy at the club this weekend (17/18th Nov. First aid on Saturday with Techno windsurfing Zone ...
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Ross ryan to get Volunteer award

Delighted to announce Ross will be getting an RYA Volunteer award in mid November, he travels to London (I suspect ...
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Flying 15 Open 2018

The Notts County Sailing Club Flying 15 open took place at the weekend. The event is part of the Northern ...
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Scorpion open 2018

The Scorpion meeting started with a bang, well several actually as three masts (I believe) went in the first and ...
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Windsurfing 13th Oct 18

As Lincolnshire broke Mid October temperature records, we were not far behind and it was windy - seriously windy with ...
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Rs 400 Northern Series at Notts County 2018

The RS400 Northern Series had its final event at the club over 22/23rd September. The high winds predicted thankfully didn't ...
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September winds

The windsurfers have been making good use of the high winds over the last two days. On Wednesday there were ...
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Solo open 2018

Notts County Sailing Club Dinghy Rope and Noble Marine Solo Open Early September saw the Notts County SC Dinghy Rope ...
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August Relay Race

August Bank Holiday Monday saw our traditional 6-hour relay race. Although the emphasis is on fun and participation there is ...
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Red arrows fly over the lake

Today we were treated with a full Red Arrows display at Syerston, and the view from the balcony was pretty ...
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Summer Junior Course 2018

The club ran one of its larger summer junior courses this week (13th - 16th Aug) with 36 youngsters, ranging ...
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Notts County on Tour 2018

DThis is a page dedicated to those that have travelled this summer to represent the club at National / Zone ...
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Saturday 18th Aug 18

Another busy Saturday at the club, we had Saturday club which in spite of the holidays was well attended and ...
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Sat 28th and Sun 29th July

The heatwave was broken with a roar as the wind gusted force 6 on Saturday 28th July. The windsurfers (including ...
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HANSA Fuddle

Anne organised a fuddle to thank all those who helped out at the HANSA Nationals a couple of weeks ago ...
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Scorpion Extravaganza

With five new boats joining the fleet now seemed as good a time as any to hold a Scorpion coaching ...
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HANSA National 2018

The HANSA nationals for Sailability sailors, who have some form of 'disability', or perhaps I should say lots of ability ...
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Sunday 8th July 2018

A variable breeze from nearly planing to fairly calm greeted the Sunday racing, lots of juniors and adults soaking up ...
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Saturday 7th July 18

Another busy day at the club, hot, fairly windless and warm. Saturday club had a good turnout with all the ...
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Hansa – details

We have the HANSA Nationals at the club over the three days of 13/14/15th July, so racing is later on ...
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Laser open 2018

Notts County Sailing Club’s Laser open attracted a large turnout with 38 competitors in the sunshine and light to moderate ...
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Celebration of Club of Year

As most will know the club won the prestigious RYA/ Yachts and Yachting Club of the Year in March thanks ...
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Honda Rib Midland finals

Our Honda RIB Challenge has been taking place on Mondays over the last couple of months under Neil's watchful eye, ...
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Topper midlands 2018

Thirty five toppers entered The Midlands Topper Championships that took place at Notts County Sailing Club on 23 June. Two ...
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Sunday 17th June 18

Some good sailing weather today, a few shots, both from the traditional camera and a drone (thanks to Syerston Air ...
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Windsurf open 2018 and Saturday Activity

Amongst the Saturday Club, beginners course on 16th June we had the windsurf open. The club was its usual busy ...
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Hector strikes

Storm Hector blew through Notts County on Thursday 14th June largely in the morning, it was gusty, but warm and ...
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Spring Bank Holiday Junior Course 18

Over 20 children took part in the RYA Junior courses stages 1-4. all achieved a certificate during the four days, ...
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Club of Year Celebration

On 30th June (Saturday) we are having a celebration of our winning the prestigious club of the year 2018. We ...
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Spring Regatta 2018

This years Regatta has, we think, attracted a record entry. Over 190 signed up for weekend, probably due to the ...
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Push the Boat Out

The club organised a highly successful Push the Boat Out on 12th May 2018. Hundreds turned up to see the ...
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Saturday Club 12th May 18

Push the Boat Out started with a large contingent of Saturday Club Sailors as all the junior boats launched in ...
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Fitting out supper

Our first major Social of the year saw a full clubhouse, with around 60 sitting down to Pauline's roast and ...
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Easter Courses 2018

A fun but cool easter course for 5 adults and around 20 juniors took place in the week after easter ...
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Notts County wins club of year

Notts County has won the RYA / Yachts and Yachting national Club of the Year this year, whilst that may ...
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County Cooler February 2018

The second Notts County Cooler over 24/15th Feb 2018 lived up to its name in no uncertain terms, top temperature ...
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