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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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Club walk

A good number at the club walk, calling in at Black Horse at Caythorpe, followed by a roast and sweet ...
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Work party

Thanks to all who helped out at the work party today, lots done, shrubs cleared, repairs completed, clubroom tidied, and ...
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Snakebite 2018

Around 200 students along with Race Officers and Umpires filled the clubhouse and water for the annual Snakebite. The racing ...
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Awards Dinner in aid of HANSA Nationals

The awards dinner in aid of the HANSA nationals to be held at the club this year saw good turnout, ...
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Demolishing container

Thanks to the 20 or so volunteers who came to help demolish the container, and the others who where working ...
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Club RYA Club of Year Finalist

Great news! Notts County Sailing Club have won the Facility Development category of the National RYA Club of Year competition ...
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Work parties Jan / Feb 18

The club relies on members to volunteer in all areas, this helps keeps fees down along with developing a community ...
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First of Year Race 2018

The Notts County Sailing Club’s traditional first of the year race took place on 1st January 2018, in aid of ...
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Fuddle 17th December 17

The annual fuddle saw a good number of sailors and spectaters down to either sit in the warmth of the ...
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Children’s Christmas party 2017

Saturday 9th December saw the Children's Christmas party with a good turnout and a special visit by Santa Claus. There ...
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RYA Volunteer Awards

We are delighted to report that two of our volunteers Sarah Read and Tim Miles-Hayler were awarded National awards by ...
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Sunday 22nd Oct

The last summer (?) series class racing took place on a cold October Sunday, with gusty winds fooling even the ...
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Windy Saturday as Brian hits club

Brian (the storm) hit Notts County on Saturday 21st October. Racing was cancelled, though one dinghy made it out (see ...
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Flying 15 Open 2017

The weekend of October 7th/8th saw the final round of the Waples Wines Northern Traveller series held at Notts County ...
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Barry Rawlins

Kathryn has been to see Ruth and the boys. They are ok (coping as best they can). Ruth was very ...
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RS 400 Northern Champs and open at Notts County 2017

Rs 400 Northern Championships The RS400 northern series culminated at Notts County Sailing Clubs RS400 open in September. Just under ...
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Running Club Racing

Learn how to run a race at NSCS or learn some tips to make the task easier. Open to anyone ...
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Barts Bash 2017

Thanks to all those who took part in Bart’s Bash. At present we only have 28 official entries in 12 ...
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Quiz night

A turnout of the core quiz participants saw an enjoyable night with teams split into 3s or 4s, quiz questions ...
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Family 6 hour race

The annual Bank Holiday relay race saw almost 40 sailors in 5 boats (2 club Topazes, a Scorpion, a GP14 ...
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Junior Course mid August 2017

Another great week with over 20 children learning or improving their sailing, lots of Stage 1 to 3 certificates finding ...
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August Junior Course 17

The first August Junior course of two took place this week (31 July to 4th Aug) at the Club, 22 ...
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Notts County at RS Eurocup

Notts County Sailing Club Como Eurocup Report. What started off as a “do you fancy going to the Eurocup?” back ...
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Wind on Aug 3rd 2017

Had quite windy day at the club on 3rd August, the junior course had largely to look to alternatives, such ...
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Chernobyl visits 2017

The first Chernobyl visit took place on 25th July 2017 starting at midday and finishing at 4pm, with the Nottingham ...
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Junior Open 2017

There were 27 entries with juniors aged from 7 to 16. About half a dozen where entering an Open for ...
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Willow Farm at Notts County

Over the last six weeks dedicated selection of volunteers led by Julie Hall & Martin Payne have been teaching year ...
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Saturday Club July 17

Saturday club has been well attended these last few weeks with 47 turning up today (8th July) a fairly average ...
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Sat 8th July Racing

"Notice of change to published sailing activity on Saturday 8th July 2017" Unfortunately we have discovered at late notice that ...
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Laser Open 2017

The first Sunday in July saw the laser open at Notts County Sailing Club with forty entries, from all over ...
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Honda Rib Challenge Club finals 17

Eighteen youngsters took part in the training for the Honda Rib Challenge, organised by the RYA in regional heats and ...
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Topper Midland Championships 2017

Warm,sunny, breezy conditions greeted the 35 Topper sailors competing at the ITCA Midlands Topper Championships, held at Notts County Sailing ...
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Windsurf open 17

The sun shone and there was a light breeze with an occasional gust, and shining wind. Race Officer John Parr ...
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Saturday Club – June 17

It was great to see the top end of the lake covered in Oppies, Toppers and Fevas at a busy ...
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Summer Laser Coaching

Further Laser coaching dates have been set up by your NCSC fleet. If you are looking to improve both your ...
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Sunday 11th June 17

Well they predicted wind, and warmth so lots down, a few needing rescuing on the first race, but by the ...
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LASER COACHING 3rd June

Our new Laser fleet captain, Paul Speirs, is on a mission; He has set himself several goals for this sailing ...
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3 Clubs challenge 2017

Saturday 8th July 2017 The Three Clubs Challenge was set up to encourage those who wouldn't normally travel to try ...
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Windsurfing in June

This week has seen plenty of wind, as those helping with Willow Farm will know. Wednesday also saw the largest ...
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Spring Regatta report – Notts County goes wild in the country

The spring regatta had a large entry with over a hundred sailors and 70 craft on the water. Thanks to ...
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Scorpion Inlands at Notts County May 2017

Noble Marine Scorpion Inland Championships at Notts County Sailing Club The Scorpion Inlands came to Notts County 6/7th May 2017, ...
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Painting party 1st May

Thanks for the 20 or so members who came down and spent the day cleaning and painting the club house, ...
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Sunday 30th April

Well the first race of the main Sunday series blew the cobwebs out, it was breezy with a few spills ...
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Laser Transitional Coaching

Laser Transitional Coaching Saturday 3rd June 2017 from 9am to 4pm FREE TO CLUB MEMBERS The focus of the day ...
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1st May (Bank Holiday)

At a loose end on 1st May (Monday) Bank Holiday? You will hopefully have been down to see the new ...
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Easter Junior course 2017

The annual Easter Junior course took place in April this year, with nearly 30 participants on the Junior and adult ...
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Spring at Notts County

A busy weekend with a successful Wayfarer conference, with the Training room and clubhouse being put to good use, and ...
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County Cooler Report

Well the County Cooler certainly lived up to its name, 2'c or so and abiding wind, no one came in ...
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Club Safety Boat Courses

The club safety boat courses are a 1 day course taken by Powerboat instructors, to teach you the basics of ...
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2017 Awards Evening report

Awards Evening 2017 held at The Nottingham Golf & Country Club Many thanks to the 103 adults and 17 juniors ...
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Snakebite 2017

The last weekend in February saw The Nottingham University Team Racing event at the club. As usual the clubhouse was ...
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Force 9 at Notts County

Only Dean decided he wanted to meet Doris, the others that turned up decided it was not only a little ...
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Club walk 19th Feb 2017

The traditional club pre season walk had a good turnout, about 20-25 did the walk and we had 40 plus ...
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Work Party 17th Feb

Busy day at club - few photos below (some more to come hopefully). Thanks to all who came down to ...
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Training update and thank you

Instructors and helpers of the Training section gathered together last night for a short update on procedures, (meeting in the ...
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Membership renewal

We are getting quite a few emails and have also talked to quite a few people at the club who ...
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Work Party Sat 18th Feb

This will be an all day work party, please come along if only for morning or afternoon. Bacon Butties in ...
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Sailability Awareness

The RYA are providing a trainer to help us with Sailability Awareness on Saturday 11th Feb 2017, the trainer is ...
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Lost Property Jan 17

LOST PROPERTY A list of lost property - mainly clothing - is here. If you wish to claim an item ...
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New Years Eve Party 2016/17

New Years Eve at the club saw 15 club members bringing in 2017. With no forward plan of the menu ...
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2017 Awards Evening

Awards Evening: Sat 25th Feb 2017 at The Nottinghamshire Golf & Country Club Flag officers invite all club members to ...
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County Cooler & Staunton Blaster

Staunton have had a blaster weekend for some years and last year many wanted some racing in February at Notts ...
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First of Year 2017

Note: Slow results are revised after recalculation, apologies to all who have been effected. Photos below report The traditional Notts ...
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Fuddle 18th Dec 16

The final race of 2016 was held in light winds with two races back to back. At least there was ...
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Children’s Christmas Party 2016

The annual Children's party at the club had a good turnout of both children and parents, and of course grandparents ...
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Laying Up Supper

The annual Windsurfing & Laying Up Supper saw a good turnout with over 40 enjoying a Roast & Sweet, and ...
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AGM Thur 24th Nov 16

Below are the AGM papers a) AGM Notice and Agenda 2016 b) 2015 AGM Mins c) AGM reports 2016 d) Accounts report 2016 (note ...
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