Club News

Rescue needed this summer

Rescue crew volunteers need this summer, see the 2022 roster
Date 2022-06-22

Club Programmes

Please come and help yourself
Date 2022-06-20

Jubilee Picnic

Saturday 11th Jubilee picnic after sailing
Date 2022-06-01

The Wurzels at CSC

The wurzels at Clevedon Sailing Club’s 75 years celebrations
Date 2022-05-25

OOD training – Weds 25th May 7:30p

OOD training - Highly recommended for all members
Date 2022-05-23

RS500 For Sale

Andy Grimshaw is selling a boat
Date 2022-04-10

Happy New Year

Winter Working Parties, Buoy lifting
Date 2022-01-15

Buoy Recovery

Buoy Recovery Volunteers needed, Sunday 23rd January
Date 2022-01-15

Nominations for awards

Nominations for Crunch Of The Year and the On The Road Trophy
Date 2021-12-20

Returning Trophies for Engraving

Returning Trophies for Engraving
Date 2021-12-20

End of year message

End of year message
Date 2021-11-23

PYSC Merch!

Struggling For Xmas Gift Ideas, Then Look No Further
Date 2021-11-16

Membership Renewals

It is time to renew your membership
Date 2021-11-03

Notice: AGM Reminder

AGM 18th Oct - Request business items for the agenda before 7th September.
Date 2021-09-20

Galley has been re-stocked

Let the Tea, Coffee and social distanced conversations start!
Date 2021-07-24

What on earth is the SSC?

Exciting opportunities for active members
Date 2021-07-21

Back to normal sailing

More Lockdown release updates from the SSC
Date 2021-07-21

Still lots of gaps in the duty roster

Last chance to choose your own duty dates
Date 2021-07-24

Cruise 25/7 details

Details of the cruise on Sunday 25th July 2021
Date 2021-07-24

Club boat hire

Have you paid for hiring a club boat???
Date 2021-06-30

Less Lockdown

Changes in sailing arrangements.
Date 2021-05-20

Update on current sailing

Current guidance and next steps out of Lockdown
Date 2021-04-29

Mark your boats, trolleys and trailers

Have you paid to store your boat at PYSC? Have you clearly identified your stuff?
Date 2021-06-16

Season starting guidelines

Race area, rescue cover, clubhouse access, etc
Date 2021-04-01

Sailing starts Good Friday 2nd April

Volunteers needed to fill in the duty roster
Date 2021-03-25

Job Advert

Would you like to to work with boats locally?
Date 2021-02-05

PYSC recording sessions

PYSC recording sessions, let you musical talent flood out...
Date 2021-01-25

2021 Membership

Deadline for discounted membership is end of January
Date 2021-01-24

2021 Sailing Programme

Preliminary programme and other updates
Date 2021-01-24

Season's Greetings PYSC members

Virtual Dinner Dance, Working parties and more
Date 2021-01-14

Sailing in December

Starting again after the end of Lockdown 2
Date 2020-12-03

Virtual Regatta Lockdown 2.0 Series

6pm every Sunday during lockdown 2.0 for half an hour!
Date 2020-11-08

EGM on Monday

There is an EGM on Monday details will have been emailed to you
Date 2020-11-07

Lock down update

Lock down update
Date 2020-11-07

Sailing is starting!

An outline of the sailing programme for September
Date 2020-09-04


Replaces after years
Date 2020-07-29

Help Required

The safety boats are on the move
Date 2020-07-29

Covid 19 update

The GC has been busy planning for a return, but not quite yet.
Date 2020-07-04

Boat House Doors

They are getting better...
Date 2020-07-01

Boathouse Doors and more

We've got new boat house doors. Thanks to all the people involved....
Date 2020-07-01

Parish Wharf Winter Boat Storage

Parish Warf Boat Storage
Date 2020-06-27

Covid Response

The GC has been busy working out when we can go sailing :)
Date 2020-06-27

Help needed?

Anyone needing help during the current crisis please just ask.
Date 2020-04-15

E-Sailing Series Information

PYSC Virtual Regatta Guide
Date 2020-03-28

eSailing anyone?

If you fancy at racing other PYSC members during the lockdown, download the app!
Date 2020-03-26

All PYSC activities suspended

Covid-19 - No sailing or training until further notice
Date 2020-03-25

March Socials

March Socials
Date 2020-03-04

Paint the boat house!

This Sunday bring your brush and overalls.
Date 2020-03-04

Winter Working Parties

Boat House clear out ready for new doors.
Date 2020-02-26

Dinner Dance Pictures

Miss the pictures at the dinner dance here is your second chance
Date 2020-01-25

A message from our Dinner Dance Guest

Our Dinner Dance Guest has a few words to say..
Date 2020-01-23

Wanted Table Football

Have you got an old table football game or the like..
Date 2020-01-08

Winter Working Parties have started

Winter Working Parties have started come along and fix that thing....
Date 2020-01-08

Photos wanted for the Prize Giving

Chris R would like your best shots of PYSC in action...
Date 2019-12-19

Xmas Message from the Commodore

A few Christmassy words from Dave
Date 2019-12-19

2020 Membership renewal - NOW! NOW!

Renew your membership, before 1st December to take advantage of the discounted rate.
Date 2019-11-21

Pill Park grand opening

Pill Park grand opening 13:45 on 11/10/19 - Come on down
Date 2019-10-09

Calling all instructors, ex-instructors

Calling all instructors, ex-instructors or future instructors
Date 2019-09-11

Stylish New 2019 PYSC Merchandise !

Get your order in now
Date 2019-09-11

Rescue crew volunteers needed

We have some rescue crew gaps that need filling - Can you help?
Date 2019-08-28

Welcome Holm!

A bit further than a normal down-tide cruise
Date 2019-08-21


Here's a guide and chilling reminder from the RYA
Date 2019-08-09

Pictures from the Training Evening

I took a few pictures at the last training evening
Date 2019-08-01

Guide to Weather and Sailing at PYSC

The Willcocks' guide to the weather at Portishead
Date 2019-07-31

We need your help!

Urgent. Please read
Date 2019-08-14

Novice Series - The story so far

Who got the points in the first race?
Date 2019-07-11

Novice & Teenager race series

Club racing on Saturday morning, with a focus on novices and teenagers
Date 2019-07-05

When is that race?

The ical link has been giving you the wrong time!
Date 2019-07-01

RYA News

RYA 2019 news letter
Date 2019-06-12

Club website

Many things have been happening, hopefully you haven't noticed too much
Date 2019-06-12

UK Fireball Nationals

Team Portishead at the 2019 UK Fireball Nationals
Date 2019-06-09

Club Training

Club Training starts on Monday.
Date 2019-05-18

Try Sail Volunteers required

The Try Sail is nearly upon us please volunteer to help promote the club.
Date 2019-04-23

Easter Sailing

Easter Monday was a lovely day for a sail.
Date 2019-04-23

Mower wanted

Do you know where we can get a cheap mower?
Date 2019-04-17

British Summer Time & Sailing start

Remember that the clocks go forward on Sunday morning
Date 2019-03-25

The Portishead Chop

After lots of hard work from lots of people and nearly a false start, a windy race took place.
Date 2019-03-06


Compound 1 is getting a face lift....
Date 2019-03-06

Maiden screening

Tracy Edwards 'Maiden' film screening at the Watershed
Date 2019-03-06

Choppers away!

"The Channel Chop" is this weekend.
Date 2019-02-27

Thanks Buoys!

Buoy laying has started ready for the Chop!
Date 2019-02-25

Turn the tide @ Sugarloaf

help required to open the clubhouse for the Turn the tide group who are going clean SugarLoaf beach
Date 2019-02-19

Working Parties

Bouys need re-laying
Date 2019-02-19

Working Parties

Some painting a sprucing up required.
Date 2019-02-06

Dinner Dance

Dinner Dance, what a great evening
Date 2019-01-20

RYA Club Room Newsletter

Date 2019-01-20

Photos from 2018

Photos wanted for the Dinner Dance.
Date 2019-01-02

Safety is always important

Even in 1967 the club was thinking about safety
Date 2018-11-28

Talk on the making of Crowhurst

On Wednesday 7th November, Michael Riley will give a talk on the making of 'Crowhurst' at PCC
Date 2018-11-04

Notice of AGM

MONDAY 12 NOVEMBER 2018 AT 19:45 hrs 'The Royal', Pier Road, Portishead
Date 2018-11-04

Safety Crew for 3/11 required

Safety Crew for 3/11 required
Date 2018-10-21

EGM minutes from 25/9

The minutes of the EGM held on 25/9
Date 2018-10-10

Lloyd Fryer and marina sailing

A successful weekend of sailing, sometimes in despite of the wind.
Date 2018-09-19


The interesting weather at the weekend produced lots of rainbows
Date 2018-09-19

EGM 25th September

There will be a club EGM on 25th September at the Royal
Date 2018-09-07

RYA Club Room

The RYA Club Room magazine
Date 2018-08-28

Need a trailer repaired?

Welsh sailor Matt Cooper has started to offer trailer repairs....
Date 2018-08-23

EGM - Tue 25 Sept

EGM - Tues 25 Sept
Date 2018-09-05

Shirehampton Cruise track

"Relive" the Shirehampton Cruise
Date 2018-08-22

Down tide Cruise cancelled - 12 Aug 18

The Down tide Cruise has been cancelled for the 12 Aug 2018
Date 2018-08-11

RYA Boat Show

Once again the RYA is delighted to offer its 110,000+ members a FREE TICKET to Southampton Boat Show 2018 taking place from 14- 23 September.
Date 2018-07-26

Shirehampton Cruise

Up tide cruise to Shirehampton had some wind and was a jolly good sail.
Date 2018-07-26

Down Tide Cruise

The first down tide cruise of the year
Date 2018-07-17

Help with Beavers, and new members.

More help requests
Date 2018-07-02

Llandegfedd Sailing Clubs Open

This is Llandegfedd Sailing Clubs 50th Anniversary Year. To celebrate we are holding a 2 day Open Meeting on July 21st.
Date 2018-06-26

Welcome new members/graduates!

The latest set of recruits have made it through the training course.
Date 2018-06-20

Tenby Regatting

Weekend before Thornbury Regatta, there is Tenby Regatta.
Date 2018-06-14

Oh! What a lots of boats

Sailing, Sailing Sailing and oh more sailing.....
Date 2018-06-13

Help this weekend

Help is required this weekend, with rescue boats and sailing Visions
Date 2018-06-13

Thornbury S.C. Regatta 2018

Date 2018-06-08

Severn Bridge Race

Here are the top tips for the up and coming Severn bridge race
Date 2018-05-31

Looking for a crew/helm?

Are you looking for a crew or helm, then give Mike an email..
Date 2018-06-03

Help Required - Beavers & Brownies

Club News
Date 2018-05-31

Details for the Bank Holiday Specials

Calling all novices and experienced sailors - Prizes to be won!
Date 2018-05-23

American Supper

American Supper to celebrate a Royal Wedding
Date 2018-05-14


PYSC Data Privacy Policy
Date 2018-04-25

Try Sail news

Much fun was had at Sugar Loaf....
Date 2018-05-14

Club Toolkit, donations requested

A club toolkit has been created to save your sailing!
Date 2018-04-23

Clean our beach!

Turn the tide are coming to Sugar loaf beach on 28/4
Date 2018-04-15

Rescue Boat Training 10th April

Dry Rescue Training session at PYSC - Tues 10th April - 7:30pm
Date 2018-04-05

Social Events Programme

Some feature events coming up in 2018
Date 2018-04-05

Duty swapping

A quick reminder of what to do if you need to swap your duties in the programme
Date 2018-04-05

American Supper and Summer BBQ

Organisation help for some social events - 19th May & 7th July
Date 2018-04-05

Training help required

Help to run the beginners training courses are required 9,10,16 & 17 June
Date 2018-04-03

2018 Sailing Programme

Pick up the programme and calendar link here
Date 2018-03-14

Talk from the Bristol Pilot

Tony Anderton who is a Bristol pilot to give us a presentation about piloting ships in our area of the channel
Date 2018-03-10

A Successful Chop!

News and thanks, from a very successful "Channel Chop"
Date 2018-02-14

Winter working parties starting

Winter Working Parties starting
Date 2018-02-06

Channel Chop and working parties.

Channel Chop this Saturday, come along and cheer.
Date 2018-02-06

Dinner Dance Photos

If you liked the dinner Dance photos you can see them here
Date 2018-01-20

Working Parties

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.
Date 2018-01-18

Sing away your mid January blues

PYSC Choir back in session from Monday 15th Jan 7pm onwards
Date 2018-01-14

Working Parties start on 7/1 @9:30

Come along for some mince pies and coffee (and maybe some work :) )
Date 2018-01-02

Pictures! Pictures! Pictures!

Pictures needed for the Dinner Dance
Date 2017-12-11

Calling all Wayfarers!

Wayfarer Class Association Rally Ilfracombe to Lundy, 3-5 Aug 2018
Date 2017-12-05

Got any spare sailing kit?

Can you help our new members to get on the water with appropriate kit for the colder conditions?
Date 2017-11-21

Rescue Boat Radios

New kit and how to improve the performance
Date 2017-11-14

Tidings of Joy

Pete Truin and Anna Trimarchi have got married.....
Date 2017-11-07

AGM 2017 Info

The Club's AGM is being held at 19:45 on 6th November at The Royal, Pier Road , please come along..
Date 2017-11-01

PYSC out and about

in the papers
Date 2017-10-20

Lloyd Fryer Race this weekend

A club open Event is on this weekend the "Lloyd Fryer Race"
Date 2017-09-26

A date for your Diary

The club's annual Dinner dance will be held on Friday 12th January 2018
Date 2017-09-26

Sailing Help required

This weekend is the second weekend of the adult training and we need some help on the Saturday
Date 2017-09-20

Uptide cruise Sat 9th cancelled

3:30pm Friday 8th Sept - Still forecast as Force 5 gusts on Saturday
Date 2017-09-08

September Sailing

A few pictures from recent sailing
Date 2017-09-05

9/9 Cruise details

There is an uptide cruise planned for Saturday the 9th September.
Date 2017-09-05

2017 Fireball National & European Ch

Good luck to our star racers
Date 2017-08-20

Holms Race running from PYSC 09/09/17

Date 2017-08-18

What has been going on...

A quick run down of activities in the club from Commodore Herb
Date 2017-07-24


Please volunteer to help a new member get aquainted with the club
Date 2017-07-18

Boat Storage at the Docks

PYSC member can store boats at the docks over the winter
Date 2017-07-18

Welcome our new members!

If you see some new people hanging around the club house please, please say hello
Date 2017-07-04

Help required for new members

Please come and volunteer to take out some new members sailing in club Visions.
Date 2017-07-04

A "Thank you!" from SSC

A big thank you from Shire members to the PYSC members
Date 2017-07-04

Adult Training

A successful weekend of adult training happened at the weekend.
Date 2017-06-27


Pill Race results, BBQ, training, lots going on
Date 2017-06-19

Help Required

This weekend we are running a training event for new members we could really do with some more help on Sunday.
Date 2017-06-19

America's Cup Barbecue cancelled

The Americ's Cup Finals the Barbecue is cancelled :(, but there is still one on the 21st :)
Date 2017-06-13

Cadet Sailing on Thursdays

Come down to the Lake for sailing fun!
Date 2017-06-12

Mid-summer barbeque

Well, sadly midsummers day is nearly upon us, the sun will soon start setting round to the west, signalling the start of dark days...............
Date 2017-06-11

Severn Bridge Race Report

An eventful race was enjoyed by all
Date 2017-06-07

Severn Bridge Photos

Andy Dubreuil has taken some photos of the start
Date 2017-06-05

Help Launching Birdwatchers requested

n Saturday 10th June (weather permitting) we will be taking a group of bird watchers to Denny Island
Date 2017-06-05

Any one used on-line payments?

The club is looking into using online payments, any experts out there?
Date 2017-05-30

Duty Swaps requested

A couple of members would like to swap duties.
Date 2017-05-29

Try Sail 2017 - Thankyou

A big thank you to all those who contributed to the try sail I hope you all had a good time
Date 2017-05-23

Try Sail

Come and help at the try sail. The annual club try sail is on Sunday 21st May @13:00
Date 2017-05-11

Great first sail of the year

Sailing Programmes available,Thankyou to Pete and Anna.
Date 2017-04-01

Rescue Boat Training

Rescue Boat Training 11th April at Sugar Loaf
Date 2017-03-29

OOD Training 17th May

OOD Training 17th May at Sugar Loaf, experts and newbies come a refresh your skills.
Date 2017-04-02

New Website

The club has the start of a new website, help required to generate some content
Date 2017-03-28

Cleaner Wanted

We would like a cleaner for the club house.
Date 2017-03-28

Sailing, Buoys, and Ramps

A message from Dave Herbert about the up and coming season.
Date 2017-03-28

The Jarvis Duo Win....

The Jarvis Duo Win the South West Pursuit Challenge at Wimbleball Lake
Date 2017-03-23

Download the sailing programme

If you want the sailing programme on your smart device we now have a link to help you out.
Date 2017-03-18

Welfare, Buoys, Tea and Biscuits

News of two members, sailing starts soon, and tea to be drunk!
Date 2017-03-14

Old race results archived

If you are looking for past glories I have archived some race results
Date 2017-03-07

Working parties and more

News on working parties, and some people have been sailing!
Date 2017-02-27

Clevedon Sailing Club Open Races

These are the dates of the Clevedon Open races this year, if you fancy a change of scene.
Date 2017-02-23

Talk at Weston Bay Yatch Club

Iain Lambert's single handed passage from Chichester to Watchet via New York!! on 3rd March at Weston Bay Yacht Club
Date 2017-02-23

Working Parties

Working parties doing lots of work come and join in. Your club needs you
Date 2017-02-19

CSC Basic Racing Rules talk

Clevedon Sailing Club have organized a talk by Jon Napier on 17/2 @19:30, Free entry (Donations to their safety boat fund)
Date 2017-02-04

Dinner Dance, Working Parties, and more

News about the Dinner Dance, Working Parties and other things going on...
Date 2017-01-16

Buoy recovery, help required

Buoy recovery planned for 12:00 Sunday 8th Jan
Date 2017-01-03

Gardening on 15 Jan

The gardening group will we be doing a bit of pottering around on the 15/1/2017
Date 2017-01-03

Have you got any good photos from 2016?

Have you got any photos you would like to share for display at the dinner dance?
Date 2016-12-06

Bristol Corinthian Invitation

Bristol Corinthian an evening with Sam Matson
Date 2016-10-11

Prize giving nominations open

Chris Romands is requesting nominations for "Crunch Of The Year" and "On The Road trophies"
Date 2016-11-15


The AGM is nearly upon us get you nominations in now....
Date 2016-09-09

July/August 2016 Newsletter No 4

Secern Bridge Race, Unveiling of the PYSC Defibrillator, Revised Protocol for OODs, News from Worlds and National Championships and much more...
Date 2016-08-20

PYSC Choir

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.
Date 2016-11-11

Public Access Defibrillator

Opening Ceremony on 4th August at 19:30 refreshments will be available.
Date 2016-07-27

Olympic Regatta, Saturday 2nd July

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
Date 2016-06-28


Date 2016-07-22

Thursday night sailing at the lake!

Over the summer we will be opening up the lake on a Thursday night for cadet sailing
Date 2016-06-18

Changes to the OOD procedure

There have been some changes to the OOD procedure calling Bristol Port Authority
Date 2016-07-25

West Lancashire Yacht Club 24 Hour Race

West Lancashire Yacht Club 24 Hour Race
Date 2016-06-10

Time Lapse video 12-06-2016

A time lapse video of the racing/weather on 12-06-2016
Date 2016-06-18

Adventure Under Sail

An opportunity to sail a tall ship for cadets.
Date 2016-06-10

May/June 2016 Newsletter No. 3

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.....
Date 2016-06-06

PYSC Olympic Regatta and Celebration

PYSC Olympic Regatta and Celebration – Saturday July 2nd
Date 2016-06-06


Please ensure you protect your valuables while out sailing
Date 2016-05-24

OOD Training 18th May 19:30

OOD Training, all welcome
Date 2016-05-12

Try Sail 2016

Volunteers required for the try sail on 15th May @ 12:00
Date 2016-05-08

2016 Sailing Programme Booklet available

The 2016 Sailing Programme Booklets are available from the clubhouse
Date 2016-05-03

A drink to welcome new members

I'm holding a social session on Wed 27th April at 8pm at the Impero Lounge to welcome some of our new members
Date 2016-04-23

Gig Club Launch and Regatta Dates

Dates the Gig Club may launch from Portishead or are off globe trotting.
Date 2016-04-29

April 2016 Newsletter

What is going on in the club during April
Date 2016-04-12

A New Gallery

I've added a new gallery to the website :)
Date 2016-04-02

March 2016 Newsletter

What is going on in the club.....
Date 2016-03-31

The PYSC Jam Session!

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.
Date 2016-03-06

RYA South West Instructor Conference

RYA South West Instructor Conference
Date 2016-02-10

PYSC Club Wear

A range of clubwear is available
Date 2015-05-09

Club Wear now available!

For those of you who placed orders for the new club wear, it is now available to collect in the clubhouse.
Date 2013-08-14

Use of e-mail lists

Please take care using mass e-mails - use bcc
Date 2012-07-17

Shire BBQ - A Grand Day Out

It was like a blast from the past. The good old days?.....
Date 2017-07-05


Cleaner needed for clubhouse
Date 2019-03-27

Club News

March Socials
Date 2020-03-04

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