Help Required - Beavers & Brownies
Again this year in our efforts to make sailing accesible to all we are hosting Beavers and Brownies to sail on the lake.
I need a couple of helpers to help rig boats and drive the little rescue boat on these dates, especially for the two earlier slots.
Mon 18th June 5-6pm
Wed 20th June 5-6pm
Wed 4th July 6-7.30pm
Please could you let me know on email@example.com if you would be available to help - no experience neccesary.
Calling all novices and experienced sailors - Prizes to be won!
Please collect your envelope from the clubhouse
American Supper to celebrate a Royal Wedding
Much fun was had at Sugar Loaf....
"Wet" rescue training sessions require volunteers to sail and be rescued
A club toolkit has been created to save your sailing!
Turn the tide are coming to Sugar loaf beach on 28/4
Correction of the programme
Dry Rescue Training session at PYSC - Tues 10th April - 7:30pm
Some feature events coming up in 2018
A quick reminder of what to do if you need to swap your duties in the programme
Organisation help for some social events - 19th May & 7th July
Help to run the beginners training courses are required 9,10,16 & 17 June
Pick up the programme and calendar link here
Tony Anderton who is a Bristol pilot to give us a presentation about piloting ships in our area of the channel
Sunday 4th March
News and thanks, from a very successful "Channel Chop"
Winter Working Parties starting
Channel Chop this Saturday, come along and cheer.
If you liked the dinner Dance photos you can see them here
The working parties are in full swing now, we've had great turn outs for the last two Sunday's, there's a list of jobs on the wall, don't be shy, stick your name against a job.
PYSC Choir back in session from Monday 15th Jan 7pm onwards
Come along for some mince pies and coffee (and maybe some work :) )
Wayfarer Class Association Rally Ilfracombe to Lundy, 3-5 Aug 2018
Pictures needed for the Dinner Dance
Can you help our new members to get on the water with appropriate kit for the colder conditions?
New kit and how to improve the performance
Pete Truin and Anna Trimarchi have got married.....
The Club's AGM is being held at 19:45 on 6th November at The Royal, Pier Road , please come along..
in the papers
The club's annual Dinner dance will be held on Friday 12th January 2018
A club open Event is on this weekend the "Lloyd Fryer Race"
This weekend is the second weekend of the adult training and we need some help on the Saturday
3:30pm Friday 8th Sept - Still forecast as Force 5 gusts on Saturday
A few pictures from recent sailing
There is an uptide cruise planned for Saturday the 9th September.
Good luck to our star racers
A quick run down of activities in the club from Commodore Herb
Please volunteer to help a new member get aquainted with the club
PYSC member can store boats at the docks over the winter
If you see some new people hanging around the club house please, please say hello
Please come and volunteer to take out some new members sailing in club Visions.
A big thank you from Shire members to the PYSC members
A spare place has come up on a RYA Powerboat 2 course being run by Allaboard in Bristol Docks
A successful weekend of adult training happened at the weekend.
Pill Race results, BBQ, training, lots going on
This weekend we are running a training event for new members we could really do with some more help on Sunday.
The Americ's Cup Finals the Barbecue is cancelled :(, but there is still one on the 21st :)
Come down to the Lake for sailing fun!
Well, sadly midsummers day is nearly upon us, the sun will soon start setting round to the west, signalling the start of dark days...............
An eventful race was enjoyed by all
Andy Dubreuil has taken some photos of the start
n Saturday 10th June (weather permitting) we will be taking a group of bird watchers to Denny Island
The club is looking into using online payments, any experts out there?
A couple of members would like to swap duties.
A big thank you to all those who contributed to the try sail I hope you all had a good time
Come and help at the try sail. The annual club try sail is on Sunday 21st May @13:00
Sailing Programmes available,Thankyou to Pete and Anna.
Rescue Boat Training 11th April at Sugar Loaf
OOD Training 17th May at Sugar Loaf, experts and newbies come a refresh your skills.
The club has the start of a new website, help required to generate some content
We would like a cleaner for the club house.
A message from Dave Herbert about the up and coming season.
The Jarvis Duo Win the South West Pursuit Challenge at Wimbleball Lake
If you want the sailing programme on your smart device we now have a link to help you out.
News of two members, sailing starts soon, and tea to be drunk!
If you are looking for past glories I have archived some race results
News on working parties, and some people have been sailing!
These are the dates of the Clevedon Open races this year, if you fancy a change of scene.
Iain Lambert's single handed passage from Chichester to Watchet via New York!! on 3rd March at Weston Bay Yacht Club
Working parties doing lots of work come and join in. Your club needs you
Clevedon Sailing Club have organized a talk by Jon Napier on 17/2 @19:30, Free entry (Donations to their safety boat fund)
News about the Dinner Dance, Working Parties and other things going on...
Buoy recovery planned for 12:00 Sunday 8th Jan
The gardening group will we be doing a bit of pottering around on the 15/1/2017
Have you got any photos you would like to share for display at the dinner dance?
Bristol Corinthian an evening with Sam Matson
Chris Romands is requesting nominations for "Crunch Of The Year" and "On The Road trophies"
The AGM is nearly upon us get you nominations in now....
Secern Bridge Race, Unveiling of the PYSC Defibrillator, Revised Protocol for OODs, News from Worlds and National Championships and much more...
As a new club social event, a few of us thought it might be fun to start a choir, once a fortnight, on a Monday, at the clubhouse. The first gathering is Monday 21st November 7-9pm.
What do Portishead and Rio have in common? Rio may have Sugarloaf mountain, Christ the Redeemer, and the Olympics but we have Sugarloaf beach, Battery Point and our celebration Olympic Regatta
Opening Ceremony on 4th August at 19:30 refreshments will be available.
DEVOTI D 0 TRIAL SAIL OPPORTUNITY
Over the summer we will be opening up the lake on a Thursday night for cadet sailing
There have been some changes to the OOD procedure calling Bristol Port Authority
West Lancashire Yacht Club 24 Hour Race
A time lapse video of the racing/weather on 12-06-2016
An opportunity to sail a tall ship for cadets.
WPYSC logoelcome to our 3rd Newsletter of 2016, full of useful info and tips. Chris Gill offers those brave enough to do the Severn Bridge Race some useful pre-race advice.....
PYSC Olympic Regatta and Celebration – Saturday July 2nd
Please ensure you protect your valuables while out sailing
OOD Training, all welcome
Volunteers required for the try sail on 15th May @ 12:00
The 2016 Sailing Programme Booklets are available from the clubhouse
I'm holding a social session on Wed 27th April at 8pm at the Impero Lounge to welcome some of our new members
Dates the Gig Club may launch from Portishead or are off globe trotting.
What is going on in the club during April
I've added a new gallery to the website :)
What is going on in the club.....
We want musicians, budding musicians, singers (lead, backing, can’t-sing-in-tune) anyone who ever thought they might like to play an instrument, and an enthusiastic audience/groupies.
RYA South West Instructor Conference
A range of clubwear is available
Vounteers please Sun 10th May
Sailing on the Marina this Sat (Sat 17 Sep) for anybody interested
For those of you who placed orders for the new club wear, it is now available to collect in the clubhouse.
Please take care using mass e-mails - use bcc
It was like a blast from the past. The good old days?.....
(Updated on 22/05/2018)
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