Zoom meeting to practice knots & have a bit of a chat. Please contact email@example.com for the log in details (or see the Y&J newsletter). You need to bring a bit of string to practise the following knots; Figure of 8 Reef Knot (or Captain's or Square Knot) Round Turn & 2 Half Hitches Clove Hitch
Published 17:19 on 31 Mar 2020
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCjpvIiLdDq7lr0kp6JS2kUA The British Sailing Team will bring you daily discussions, webinars, tutorials and information. Lots of this content is suitable for supporting home school lessons (meteorology, fitness etc) as well as general interest. Sessions suitable for all ages. Daily broadcasts. Get involved.
Published 17:18 on 31 Mar 2020
Watch on You-Tube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2buv8U5y3yo&feature=youtu.be More info here: https://www.rya.org.uk/newsevents/news/Pages/Join-us-for-a-live-eSailing-demonstration-event.aspx The live event will see 16 competitors log in to do battle on the virtual waters in a bid to top the leader board. Taking part in the live event are British Sailing Team sailors Luke Patience, Eilidh McIntyre, Emma Wilson, Giles Scott, Anna Burnet, Ben Saxton and Stuart Bithell. Amateur champions Katie Burridge (Laser 2000), Andy Davies (Merlin Rocket
Published 17:11 on 31 Mar 2020
In view of the most recent statement from our Prime Minister (23/03/2020) and advice taken from the RYA's legal team, Committee have taken the view that to fully comply with the Government's instructions, we need to close access to the Ripon Sailing Club site. In practical terms, this means that the access systems will be switched to the manual facility and key cards will cease to work. Emergency access will be
Published 19:10 on 25 Mar 2020
The safety of our members an d their families is of the upmost importance to us. Following the most recent update issued by the UK Government, specifically advising against mass gatherings, minimising social contact and avoiding non-essential travel; Committee has unanimously agreed that we need to postpone till at least 30 April; which is consistent with the RYA's plans for all major sailing events organised under their burgee.
Published 10:16 on 19 Mar 2020
Please note that we have temporarily amended our Training & Coaching Course Booking Terms & Conditions. If you book a place on an RYA Training Course or Improver session or book a club boat for Kickstarter but need to self-isolate or become unwell due to COVID-19, we will refund the cost of the booking. This does not change our Terms & Conditions for other reasons for cancellation. Please continue to book your
Published 09:00 on 15 Mar 2020
The final pre-season work party is tomorrow (Sunday 15 March). In-line with Government advice we will be continuing to run events at the club despite Covid-19 concerns. If you have attended a work party already - thank you for all your efforts. If Sunday is the "day" to roll up your sleeves and get stuck in with the remaining jobs, then we look forward to seeing you! Work starts at 9.30am.
Published 09:00 on 14 Mar 2020
Committee has discussed the Coronavirus (Covid-19) crisis that is now having a significant impact on the country. From Government information yesterday, cancelling activities at the club will currently will not have a significant effect on the transmission of the virus. Thus, our regular racing, training, open meetings and other activities will continue as planned but the Committee is monitoring Government advice closely and will let you know as soon as possible if we have
Published 21:27 on 13 Mar 2020
Dont forget to log in and book your 2020 training and coaching sessions. Booking opened today and places are limited so dont leave it till its too late!
Published 19:18 on 7 Mar 2020
Great day on the water today, 3 groups being put through their paces by the club race coach team. New techniques and refinements learned ready for the new season. Thanks to all the race coaches who have contributed to winter race training over the last two weekends. #bymembersformember
Published 19:16 on 7 Mar 2020