We are looking for someone to be our Powerboat Training Administrator. The job involves scheduling courses and finding instructors from the club team to deliver them, monitoring bookings to identify whether or not courses are viable, sending out joining instructions and registering successful candidates on the RYA and our club database. It's not a particularly onerous job but it does require a degree of IT skill to make sure certificates are registered correctly.
Published 10:03 on 18 Aug 2018
Members are asked to note that there will be tree surgeons on site on Saturday 18 August, and further activity will take place on Monday 20 August. The works will be in the woods adjacent to Farnham Lane and our drive way and members are asked to take care when entering the site. The works are associated with the move of the electricity cable underground and are being managed by Northern Powergrid.
Published 13:54 on 17 Aug 2018
A large advertising hoarding for the new housing development next to RSC has been errected in the site line of traffic attempting to leave our site. We are in talks to get it removed or relocated, but until then, please take extra care wehn leaving the site.
Published 15:24 on 13 Aug 2018
Due to the low number of members at the club during the holiday season, and the cancellation of the Improvers sessions, the galley will be closed on Saturdays 11, 18 and 25 August. Normal service will continue on Sundays and Saturday service will resume on 1 September.
Published 15:14 on 5 Aug 2018
As members of Ripon Sailing Club, we joined Andy Hague on his yacht "Jester" to experience big boat sailing. A group of five of us have just returned from a sun packed week's adventure. Meeting at Stranraer on Friday 13th July 2013. We set sail early Saturday morning to catch the tide. Day 1 we sailed up the Firth of Clyde to Largs Marina. This was the longest day's sailing but helped the
Published 15:43 on 1 Aug 2018
Due to a number of issues facing the safety and shore team and only 3 bookings on the system Fun Friday is cancelled for tonight (20 July 2018). Those who have their own boats are welcome to 'free sail' but there will be no safety cover and no club boats available for hire. We apologise for the short notice.
Published 12:11 on 20 Jul 2018
Thanks to our local chandler, Mike Saul, we have another amazing offer on buoyancy aids this weekend. £25 for Junior size, £35 for adult. If there's one item of kit you should invest in this is it. Why not invest this weekend and save those hire fees? See Gail to try before you buy!
Published 07:36 on 6 Jul 2018
We've got a PB2 course running 7 and 8 August if anyone is interested. Must be over 14 years of age. If the participant is under 16 an adult (parent or guardian) must remain on site throughout the course. Bookings are open on the website now and there are 2 places left.
Published 16:04 on 5 Jul 2018
Due to the very dry conditions we've agreed to enforce a 'no naked light' policy. With immediate effect this means no BBQ's, mosquito candles or fire pits on the back lawn or field until further notice.
Published 22:04 on 2 Jul 2018
A massive 51 boats took part in our Fleet Trophy Day on 1 July. With strong turnouts in all our major fleets just 3 boats were left to compete for the Wakeman Shield (for any class with less than 3 boats entered). A great day of racing was enjoyed by all, with the wind providing thrills and spills for those who weren't watching out for the pretty savage and unexpected gusts!
Published 07:40 on 2 Jul 2018