This year's SBF sessions are now open for bookings. This course, which runs on Thursday evenings, covers the basic skills necessary to safely launch, drive and recover the club's safety boats and is essential for anyone who has Safety Boat duties. The course is free of charge and intensely practical. We are able to run courses at other times subject to instructor availability - please contact Jennie Clark if you can't make
Published 13:01 on 2 Feb 2018
The RYA NE Regional Volunteer Team will be holding their Regional Cruising Conference on 24 February and this year it's at a very local venue for us - The Pavilions at Harrogate. This will be a great day to share news and views about yacht and dinghy cruising and the ticket price includes refreshments, lunch and parking. You can book tickets here . Speakers at the conference include Meterologist Simon Rowell,
Published 11:58 on 22 Jan 2018
RYA First Aid Course at RSC on Sunday 25th February . 9.30am - 4pm. £40pp. Max 10 places. Sign up here: https://www.ripon-sc.org.uk/event/219359 Any club instructors and race coaches who need this to keep their teaching tickets valid please sign up asap. If you plan to do your AI, DI or
Published 13:47 on 18 Jan 2018
Bob McBratney, Nick Ranns and Isabel Wilson all received their PB2 certificates on 14 January after a busy weekend on the water under the careful instruction of Andy Hague and Ian Smith. Well done!
Published 15:25 on 14 Jan 2018
RSC Splicing evening features in Y&Y, read the full article here - www.yachtsandyachting.com/news/200918/Learn-to-Splice-Evening-at-Ripon
Published 07:58 on 8 Jan 2018
We currently have 2 places available on our next PB2 course, which runs 13/14 January. Please sign up now if you'd like to take part. This course provides 2 days of experience on the water, backed up with theoretical input, and successful candidates will receive the internationally recognised RYA Powerboat Level 2 certificate.
Published 15:07 on 4 Jan 2018
Over 20 Ripon boats enjoyed 2 back to back races on New Year's Day in the traditional Whiskey Stakes. Mike Eggleston in his Streaker triumphed over James & Susan Rickets in their RS200 and Richard Pryke's Solo. Read the full article on Y&Y now... http://www.yachtsandyachting.com/news/200739/Ripon-SC-New-Years-Day-Whiskey-Stakes
Published 09:16 on 2 Jan 2018
Please see the poster for all of the information about the upcoming ropes and splicing talk by Ian Turnbull.
Published 20:26 on 1 Jan 2018
We sadly inform you of the death of former member Tony Yull who passed away just before Christmas after a brave battle against cancer. Tony, and his family were active club members in the 1990s and 2000s in both youth & junior sailing and the active Mirror fleet. His quiet support and sense of humour never failed to raise a smile whenever things got hectic or didn't quite go to plan and his
Published 20:22 on 1 Jan 2018
Here are two picture quizzes for those moments over the Christmas break when you want to challenge yourself or others! Have fun.
Published 09:51 on 14 Dec 2017