Conditions were just about perfect for the second race of the Salcombe Yacht Club’s Summer Series on Saturday 15 th June. The sun shone on a 15 knot south westerly breeze – Salcombe sailing at its best. The Club was also joining in the celebrations for the 150 th anniversary of the Salcombe Lifeboat. A fantastic collection of former lifeboats assembled and were on display all afternoon. After the racing, many of the
Published 10:09 on 18 Jun 2019
All sailors welcome for a handicap start at 11.00 and a further race back to back. Entries online (£10 to RNLI) or turn up on the start line and pay on the day. We would like as many people sailing as possible!
Published 15:13 on 13 Jun 2019
SYC. 08 June 2019. Day 1 Summer Series. The first race of the Salcombe Yacht Club summer series was met with conditions suitable only for experienced and intrepid sailors, however the gale force wind came with blustery bright sunshine and there was also an impressive pre-race wedding launch flotilla past the Yacht Club celebrating the marriage of Kat Law to Gavin Reid. Kat is the daughter of one of the clubs super
Published 12:12 on 11 Jun 2019
ENTRY LIST AMENDMENT Two further withdrawals: Stu Bithell and Anthony Rickaby. Note. Stu has withdrawn owing to his Olympic campaign commitments. We all wish him every success. BOAT AND CREW DETAIL. IF YOU HAVE YET TO TELL US WHICH BOAT YOU
Published 01:55 on 10 Jun 2019
10% off marine/outdoor/hardware products for SYC members at both stores - one in East Charleton and one on the outskirts of Salcombe.
Published 09:02 on 7 Jun 2019
Ben Meek and his sailing partner Will James have just been crowned RS Feva Junior National Champions. In some challenging conditions in a fleet of 94 boats, the pair upped their game to take the Under 14 title. Congratulations Ben and Will from all of us at SYC.
Published 09:22 on 31 May 2019
Salcombe Yacht Club Whitsun Solo, Yawl and RS400 Open Meeting, sponsored by Coast and Country Cottages and Barney Greenhill The Whitsun Weekend attracted twenty-six Solos, twenty-three Salcombe Yawls and fourteen RS400s to Salcombe Yacht Club to complete a four race series under the supervision of Principal Race Officer Geoff Gilson. Predominantly fresh westerly breezes and very neap tides made for exciting sailing and a tendency for the locals to overthink their routing.
Published 14:08 on 28 May 2019
Salcombe Yacht Club Sailing Club Series Race 4 Saturday 18 th May saw the fourth race of the Salcombe Yacht Club Sailing Club Series, a slightly confusing title being a hangover of the amalgamation of the Salcombe Yacht Club and Salcombe Sailing Club in 1964. Race Officer Simon Dobson made the most of the quite trying conditions, a Force 1-2 SSW light breeze over a flood
Published 08:40 on 22 May 2019
Merlin Week 12 th -17 th July 2020 Key features to the 2020 NoR . The entry process is the same as 2019. Namely a draw which will be on the 30 th August 2019 with entries accepted from the end of this Merlin Week by hand-written or scanned entry
Published 08:34 on 16 May 2019
The SYC Cruisers had a fantastic rally to Plymouth last weekend - with a great Pontoon Party on the Sat night.
Published 10:51 on 15 May 2019