Frampton on Severn Sailing Club

Located at one end of the longest village green in England, the sailing club is idyllically set. The lake is an old gravel pit with 40 acres of available sailing area. Regular club racing is organised on most Sundays throughout the year, offering a mixture of general handicap, pursuit and class racing. Class racing is […]

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Discount Sail Numbers

Sail numbers for dinghies generally come in two sizes 300mm or 230mm. The 230mm sail numbers are suitable for small dinghies under 3.5 metres and the 300mm sail numbers for dinghies above 3.5 metres. When changing sails, i.e. buying a second hand sail, it will be necessary to change your sail numbers if you are […]

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Merlin Rocket Silver Tiller – Wembley Sailing Club

Craftinsure Merlin Rocket Silver Tiller Report- Wembley Sailing Club 23/09/12 Sunday 23rd September saw 21 Merlin Rockets assemble at Wembley Sailing Club for the 2012 Merlin Rocket Silver Tiller Open Meeting sponsored by Craftinsure. It has been fifty years since Wembley Sailing Club (situated on the Welsh Harp Reservoir) hosted its first Silver Tiller Open […]

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The Merlin Rocket Inland Championship 2012

The Merlin Rocket Inland Championships, sponsored by Nautilus Yachting, descended upon Blithfield SC over the 15th/16th September. 56 boats attended making the trip to the large Staffordshire water. As is often the case when big events come round it was very much a “It’s not normally like this here” weekend, and while the weather in […]

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Why Phuket is the Next Big Yachting Destination

Perhaps the single most idyllic holiday destination on planet earth, the Thai island of Phuket is one of Asia’s most captivating destinations. Amongst Phuket’s considerable charms are the peace and quiet of island life, the tropical rainforests that hug gravity defying mountains, the golden beaches that stretch to infinity, the warm waters that maintain a […]

Finding the right destination to suit your level of sailing

There’s never been a better time to get into sailing and if you get the chance to go on your sailing vacations with friends or rent a yacht charter for your family then jump at the opportunity because, before you know it, you’ll be hooked. Like anything, practice makes perfect and sailing presents many challenges […]

Merlin Salcombe Week

The 55th running of the ever popular Salcombe Merlin Week is nearly upon us. The entry is full and 100 teams will be making the annual pilgrimage to this most beautiful and complex of sailing venues. As always, the racing fleet numbers will be boosted by many friends, family and retired Merlin sailors who come […]

Craftinsure Silver tiller report (from a very windy Whitstable) 23rd – 24th June

With 45 knots of breeze blowing across Whitstable Bay on the Friday and with more to come forecast, it wasn’t surprising there was a reduced entry of 24 boats for Whitstable Yacht Club’s annual Silver Tiller meeting over the weekend of 23 – 24 June. Despite having to run the racing from a RIB, following […]

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Whitstable Y.C.

Five superb water sport holiday destinations in USA:

Are you a water sport lover? Looking for some fun? Then it is the best time to visit the amazing water sport holiday destinations in USA. If you are visiting USA for the first time, then fill up your ESTA VISA application now and have a memorable trip to USA. Going for a water sport […]