An eagle eyed club member spotted this great video doing the rounds on Facebook earlier and we had to share it on the site. Take a look and see how many of the 40 knots you know, and see if you can tie the 6 essentials?! Find the video here...
Published 20:46 on 28 Mar 2017
The 2017 Ripon Sailing Club Open Meeting takes place on Saturday the 8 th April 2017. The open meeting is the first event in the Solo Northern Travellers Series and promises to be well attended. Three races, two to count. First race start not before 11am. Make a booking online and put the event in you calendar. Full Details can be found here
Published 08:03 on 28 Mar 2017
April 1st at 4pm - Pre-Sailor Adventure! Full details of the event on the poster attached. Bookings can be made via the bookables page - hope to see you there!
Published 13:36 on 22 Mar 2017
The galley will be open and serving supper between 5pm and 7pm on Wednesdays from 5 April through to early September. Two courses will be on offer and it's a great way to grab a bite to eat if you've been sailing in the afternoon and/or are going to sail in the evening. The galley will be open from 2.30pm with hot drinks and cakes to tempt the WAGALERS!
Published 12:26 on 20 Mar 2017
Saturday 1st April, RSC Clubhouse between 4 and 5pm. Bring along your own unwanted gear (in saleable condition) or just browse for a bargin. For full details, please see the attached poster.
Published 23:26 on 13 Mar 2017
We are delighted to announce that RSC will be working closely with Gingerthreads to revamp the clubs clothing line. Samples arrived last week and will be on display all day, Sat 1st April. Orders will go direct to Gingerthreads, reducing the admin (and cost) to the club as well as ensuring that you get the best possible deal and access to any customisations that you would like.
Published 19:32 on 12 Mar 2017
Don't forget, this year PTBO will be on Saturday 13 May. Come along and help us make it a fun filled day! We need volunteers to help advertise the event, introduce potential members to the club, take visitors for a sail around the lake, answer questions and generally promote the club. If you can help make the day a success please get in touch with Peter, Joan or Gail via firstname.lastname@example.org
Published 19:15 on 8 Mar 2017
A team of young sailors and their parents made light of sorting out 6 Oppy rigs at the final working party on 26 February. Sails were carefully removed from the masts and repaired where necessary, and then restrung. Spars were all cleaned too. Now we just need to get the sailors back on the water!
Published 18:16 on 26 Feb 2017
One of our younger members, Gracie Kerslake, get's the Commodore's Award for February. She's just had her hair cut, donating the cut off hair to be made into wigs for young cancer sufferers and raising over £700 in sponsorship at the same time. Well done Gracie, what a fantastic thing to do!
Published 18:53 on 22 Feb 2017
Your local chandler, Mike Saul, is putting a special offer on for club members. Watch out for more details of some significant savings to be had on a range of buoyancy aids. Mike will be bringing his stock to the club on the afternoon of 1 April and this will give members the chance to try on before purchasing, with expert advice and guidance from Mike on fit and suitability.
Published 16:19 on 2 Feb 2017