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November 5th COVID Update


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  • It’s Black Friday Sales Week
    It’s Black Friday sales week and a good time to pick up some bargains. https://www.roostersailing.com/Black-Friday.htmhttps://www.wetsuitoutlet.co.uk/black-friday-c-529_537.html Drysuits are popular for winter sailing but wet layers work very well too. https://www.roostersailingblog.com/what-to-wear…/
  • 2020 AGM / ASM Second Briefing – How to join the meetings via Zoom
    This is a members only file as it has the Zoom links, login and download here:
  • 2020 AGM / ASM Agenda and Nominations
    See all AGM / ASM files in the members’ section.
  • Message From Your Vice Commodore – COVID Update Nov 6th
    Dear Members Further to the introduction of the new Coronavirus restrictions brought into force on 5 November, and currently remaining until 2 December, it is necessary to close the sailing club in its entirety for this period. This decision has been reached following our attendance at the RYA webinar on 4 November in which the RYA’s lawyer explained how the new law would be applied to sailing clubs. … Read more Message From Your Vice Commodore – COVID Update Nov 6th
  • AGM / ASM 2020 Briefing Pack Published
    Visit the members section to see the 2020 AGM/ASM Briefing Pack
  • Management Committee Job Descriptions
    A list of job descriptions for the management committees have been added to the member section. Click here to see them.
  • 1st Nov. beach clean and boat move cancelled
    The post storm work parties have completed most of the work for boat move and beach clean. Members with craft left at the club for winter berthing, please make sure your boats, kayaks etc are marked with your name so it can be read when berthed and most important with the forecast gales, check they are securely tied down. The berthing team will fix the winter berthing label … Read more 1st Nov. beach clean and boat move cancelled
  • Urgent Response to Storm Damage
    Following that – the plan Further to the extensive damage to beach and boat park caused by the storm of last Thursday/Friday, there are a number of steps we have to take before any boats can return to the beach area.. There are 100s of tons of stone on the north end of the beach and under racks. The stone will need to be moved by JCB then by hand … Read more Urgent Response to Storm Damage
  • Winter Berthing 2020/2021
    It’s time to keep all our boats safe for Winter Here’s how you can help /what you need to do Winter storms cause waves and debris up to the clubhouse… We need to move all the front row of boats to avoid damage.Please, if you can, help us by taking home boats, kayaks, windsurfers and paddleboards. Please can you do this before October 27th. After Boat move and beach … Read more Winter Berthing 2020/2021
  • Know the two race marks in the bay
    See this page on the COVID race marks to help you identify the two race marks anchored in the bay.
  • Sunday 12th Cruise – CANCELLED
    Tony Land is sorry to have to announce that due to the Met. Office forecasting winds WSW gusting up to 22 mph between 10:00 and 16:00 on Saturday the cruise to Studland has been cancelled.Let’s look forward to a full cruising schedule in 2021.
  • Volunteers needed for Sunday 13th and future weeks
    We still need volunteers on Sunday 13th to help in the bar and galley at lunchtime, as well as safety boat volunteers for the 11am race, (prep starts at 9.30am). We can’t operate without volunteers, more on that here. If you can, add yourself on the Google Sheets form (you’ll need to login), or message webmaster@swanagesailingclub.org.uk and I’ll sign up for you. We also need volunteers for future … Read more Volunteers needed for Sunday 13th and future weeks
  • Sunday Race 6th Sept 2020
  • Saturday 12 September – Cruise to South Bay, Studland – CANCELLED
    The final club cruise of the season is planned for Saturday 12 September. (Sorry to say that Covid 19 measures have meant that this is also only the second cruise.) Participants should meet at the Club at 10:30 for a 10:50 briefing and 11:00 launch.  This is a picnic event and everyone should bring a packed lunch to enjoy on the beach.
  • Tues 25th August meal at SSC