Latest News posts Busy Wednesday There where a few out this Wednesday, the University Windsurfers had their last taster day, and the Sailing Club started ...Read More Scorpion Open Light winds plagued the first day of the Scorpion Open at Notts County Sailing Club. There were 26 entries from ...Read More Sunday 1st Sept A gusty day, a little cooler than the record breaking bank holiday, but a good breeze, even if it swung ...Read More 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 ...Read More August Junior Course Another successful Junior Course of around 32 with 3 Stage 1& 2 courses in both Oppies and Toppers, a Stage ...Read More Windy Saturday in August Billed as gale force winds, it was Force 7 in the gusts so pretty close until rain shower came through ...Read More 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 ...Read More Chernobyl July 19 The Newark and Sherwood Chernobyl Children's lifeline visited the club on Tuesday 30th July. There were 17 children with 11 ...Read More 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, ...Read More Bleasby School visit We have entertained the Bleasby Primary children twice this year as part of our community / Onboard program, last Wednesday ...Read More Saturday 20 th July A fairly windy day, especially around lunch, but gusts switching around in direction. The windsurfers had some fun, and David ...Read More Summer Party 2019 The summer party attracted well over 60 for a special Pauline buffet an odd pint (or gin) or two and ...Read More Laser Open 2019 The Notts County Sailing Club Laser Open took place on Saturday 6th July in light winds. Thirty four entrants took ...Read More Wayfarer Round UK You may have read in the news about a Wayfarer which sailed Round the UK this month. (It was in ...Read More Windsurf open 2019 Around 34 entrants over half being Team 15 entered the Windsurf open at the club. Teams from all over the ...Read More Topper Midlands 2019 Record Number of Toppers at Notts County Sailing Club for the ITCA Midlands Champs 2019 This 2-day event was once ...Read More Scorpion Training Day DATE FOR THE DIARY - FREE TRAINING 22 JUNE!! Hoping to see you there! Even if your crew/helm is not ...Read More Junior Open 2019 There was a great turnout of 17 boats including visitors from Bartley SC. Thanks to Paintcraft & Rooster for prizes ...Read More HANSA National series 2019 The Notts County SC HANSA Open meeting part of the class Associations National TT series for 303 one and two ...Read More Spring Regatta 19 Nearly 120 brought tickets to compete and socialise at the Notts County Sailing Club Spring Regatta over May Bank Holiday ...Read More Junior Open Planning for the Junior open on 8th June is well under way. The Notice of race is on the clubs ...Read More 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 ...Read More Festisail report Notts County Sailing Club Festival of Sailing (FestiSail) took place on Bank Holiday Monday 6th May What else would you ...Read More 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 ...Read More Easter course 2019 The highly popular Easter course saw a variety of conditions for both the adult and junior courses. Monday was windy ...Read More Festisail 2019 FestiSail Bank Holiday Monday 6th May 2019 We are offering our first festival of sailing for all our junior club ...Read More Easter Charity event Easter charity challenge at NCSC - can you win the Easter Cup? easter charity event poster Two sailing races planned ...Read More Laser masters 2019 The Laser Masters took place at Notts County Sailing Club on 23/24th March. The UKLA splits the fleet into Standard ...Read More March 16 17 th Another windy weekend, with quite a few spills and the DI course continuing ...Read More Wednesday 13th march It was little windy, didn't get down till later when it had moderated, a few photos and short video of ...Read More Busy weekend in March It was a tad windy at the club Saturday 9th March, so the powerboat 2 course certainly got their moneywort, ...Read More 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 ...Read More Snakebite 2019 The annual snakebite team event, organised The Nottingham University Sailing Club saw 23 teams, nearly 140 people plus judges and ...Read More Club walk 2019 The annual club walk attracted about 30 people, many staying on (or just coming) for Pauline roast. Great to se ...Read More County Cooler The first day of the County Cooler was a little windy, well till about 2pm. Gusts of 39 knots (force ...Read More Laser Masters The club is holding the prestigious Laser Masters on 23/24th March. Richard Mason is heading the team, and up to ...Read More 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 ...Read More Fuddle 2018 The final races of 2018 have taken place, results are up. It was calm today but the frostbite has thrown ...Read More 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 ...Read More 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 ...Read More Sunday 9th Dec 18 A sunny but cool day, getting colder a the day wore on saw a light to moderate wind and quite ...Read More 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 ...Read More November weekend It was sunny and busy at the club this weekend (17/18th Nov. First aid on Saturday with Techno windsurfing Zone ...Read More 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 ...Read More Flying 15 Open 2018 The Notts County Sailing Club Flying 15 open took place at the weekend. The event is part of the Northern ...Read More Scorpion open 2018 The Scorpion meeting started with a bang, well several actually as three masts (I believe) went in the first and ...Read More Windsurfing 13th Oct 18 As Lincolnshire broke Mid October temperature records, we were not far behind and it was windy - seriously windy with ...Read More 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 ...Read More September winds The windsurfers have been making good use of the high winds over the last two days. On Wednesday there were ...Read More Solo open 2018 Notts County Sailing Club Dinghy Rope and Noble Marine Solo Open Early September saw the Notts County SC Dinghy Rope ...Read More August Relay Race August Bank Holiday Monday saw our traditional 6-hour relay race. Although the emphasis is on fun and participation there is ...Read More 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 ...Read More Summer Junior Course 2018 The club ran one of its larger summer junior courses this week (13th - 16th Aug) with 36 youngsters, ranging ...Read More Notts County on Tour 2018 DThis is a page dedicated to those that have travelled this summer to represent the club at National / Zone ...Read More Saturday 18th Aug 18 Another busy Saturday at the club, we had Saturday club which in spite of the holidays was well attended and ...Read More 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 ...Read More HANSA Fuddle Anne organised a fuddle to thank all those who helped out at the HANSA Nationals a couple of weeks ago ...Read More Scorpion Extravaganza With five new boats joining the fleet now seemed as good a time as any to hold a Scorpion coaching ...Read More HANSA National 2018 The HANSA nationals for Sailability sailors, who have some form of 'disability', or perhaps I should say lots of ability ...Read More Sunday 8th July 2018 A variable breeze from nearly planing to fairly calm greeted the Sunday racing, lots of juniors and adults soaking up ...Read More Saturday 7th July 18 Another busy day at the club, hot, fairly windless and warm. Saturday club had a good turnout with all the ...Read More Hansa – details We have the HANSA Nationals at the club over the three days of 13/14/15th July, so racing is later on ...Read More Laser open 2018 Notts County Sailing Club’s Laser open attracted a large turnout with 38 competitors in the sunshine and light to moderate ...Read More 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 ...Read More 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, ...Read More Topper midlands 2018 Thirty five toppers entered The Midlands Topper Championships that took place at Notts County Sailing Club on 23 June. Two ...Read More Sunday 17th June 18 Some good sailing weather today, a few shots, both from the traditional camera and a drone (thanks to Syerston Air ...Read More 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 ...Read More Hector strikes Storm Hector blew through Notts County on Thursday 14th June largely in the morning, it was gusty, but warm and ...Read More 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, ...Read More Club of Year Celebration On 30th June (Saturday) we are having a celebration of our winning the prestigious club of the year 2018. We ...Read More Spring Regatta 2018 This years Regatta has, we think, attracted a record entry. Over 190 signed up for weekend, probably due to the ...Read More Push the Boat Out The club organised a highly successful Push the Boat Out on 12th May 2018. Hundreds turned up to see the ...Read More 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 ...Read More Fitting out supper Our first major Social of the year saw a full clubhouse, with around 60 sitting down to Pauline's roast and ...Read More Easter Courses 2018 A fun but cool easter course for 5 adults and around 20 juniors took place in the week after easter ...Read More 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 ...Read More 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 ...Read More Club walk A good number at the club walk, calling in at Black Horse at Caythorpe, followed by a roast and sweet ...Read More Work party Thanks to all who helped out at the work party today, lots done, shrubs cleared, repairs completed, clubroom tidied, and ...Read More Snakebite 2018 Around 200 students along with Race Officers and Umpires filled the clubhouse and water for the annual Snakebite. The racing ...Read More 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, ...Read More Demolishing container Thanks to the 20 or so volunteers who came to help demolish the container, and the others who where working ...Read More 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 ...Read More 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 ...Read More 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 ...Read More Fuddle 17th December 17 The annual fuddle saw a good number of sailors and spectaters down to either sit in the warmth of the ...Read More 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 ...Read More RYA Volunteer Awards We are delighted to report that two of our volunteers Sarah Read and Tim Miles-Hayler were awarded National awards by ...Read More Sunday 22nd Oct The last summer (?) series class racing took place on a cold October Sunday, with gusty winds fooling even the ...Read More 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 ...Read More 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 ...Read More Barry Rawlins Kathryn has been to see Ruth and the boys. They are ok (coping as best they can). Ruth was very ...Read More 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 ...Read More Running Club Racing Learn how to run a race at NSCS or learn some tips to make the task easier. Open to anyone ...Read More Barts Bash 2017 Thanks to all those who took part in Bart’s Bash. At present we only have 28 official entries in 12 ...Read More Quiz night A turnout of the core quiz participants saw an enjoyable night with teams split into 3s or 4s, quiz questions ...Read More Family 6 hour race The annual Bank Holiday relay race saw almost 40 sailors in 5 boats (2 club Topazes, a Scorpion, a GP14 ...Read More 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 ...Read More August Junior Course 17 The first August Junior course of two took place this week (31 July to 4th Aug) at the Club, 22 ...Read More Be Sociable, Share!