The annual Port Edgar Dinghy Regatta was held on 7 May 2017. It was supported by 9 RS200s and 4 boats from the club in the handicap class. The wind built from nothing at 1030 to about 12 knots for raing after a short postponement. after 4 races the winners were Ronald Millar’s RS200 and Steve Knowles’ Laser Radial.
There are a couple of places available for dinghy race training on Sunday 20th July for anyone interested. Cost £10 plus cost of dinghy hire if needed.
Back in February, at our AGM, we grappled with two major replacement issues – the Committee boat and the clubhouse. One of the decisions was to hold an EGM in May. But the world moved on and, as you know, the Committee boat issue was resolved back in March. The work on exploring the possibilities around the new clubhouse has moved forward but we’re not at a stage where a formal EGM is needed. Therefore, the suggestion is that we hold three ‘workshops’ instead, on Continue reading →
2000 Fleet Sailed: 4, Discards: 1, To count: 3, Rating system: PY, Entries: 4, Scoring system: Appendix A Rank Boat SailNo HelmName CrewName PY R1 R2 R3 R4 R5 Nett 1st Nearly Pink 21780 Jane Robertson Eric Robertson 1090 (1.0) 1.0 1.0 1.0 3.0 2nd 1 Karl Saville 1090 (2.0) 2.0 2.0 2.0 6.0 3rd 2 Andy Stewart 1090 3.0 3.0 3.0 (5.0 DNS) 9.0 4th The JoJo’s 2588 Jonathan Hanson Jo Hanson 1090 4.0 4.0 4.0 (5.0 DNS) 12.0 Feva Fleet Sailed: 5, Discards: Continue reading →
Here are two write ups on the RS200 and RS400 events in Yachts and Yachting. RS200 RS400
Peter Johnson gave a fascinating talk on the Racing Rules of Sailing at PEYC on Tuesday 23rd April 2014. Original Announcement A video of the talk is now available on youtube
There is a dinghy training and regatta weekend on May 10th and 11th at Port Edgar. We still have dinghies to hire for this regatta The 2000 (top right) is a 14ft 2 man, 3 sail very competent two person boat. Yours for the standard hire fee of £20. We also have a fleet of RS Fevas (bottom right) to hire out. These are more oriented to youth and training so send your teenagers out. There is now also a RS200 (bottom left) from JP Continue reading →
If you don’t have a dinghy then why not book a LASER 2000 or an RS FEVAS for 10th and/or 11th May and get RYA coaching on the 10th and enter the regatta on the 11th ? Promises to be great fun. [cincopa AkMAfq7hEBl1]
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Forecast for Sunday is for 45knot gusts so the dinghy race has been cancelled.