Shanklin Sailing Club

Shanklin Sailing Club
Hope Road
Isle of Wight
PO37 6EA
01983 865012
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Sailing club situated at the North end of Shanklin Esplanade with most boats being Sprint 15 catamarans.

Racing takes place throughout the season on Tuesday afternoons, Thursday evenings and Sunday mornings.

last updated: Wed, 03 Feb 2010

Shanklin Sailing Club
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Resumption of Racing Sunday July 12, 2020
This week the RYA have confirmed that we are allowed to run racing for an unlimited number of boats. For SSC this means that normal racing will resume on Sunday, July 12th with a race officer in the starting box and a patrol boat on the water. Please check the website for the revised fixtures list....
Time Trial Series Race 1
With no official racing allowed, Shanklin set up a time trial competition using the club buoys with individual sailors taking their own times. A course was set to hopefully give a beat in any wind direction and people were allowed six days to complete the course and send their best times in. There...
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Update 12th June - From the Commodore, Nick Guest
Mick McLaughlin Members may be aware that the funeral for Mick will take place on Friday 26 June 2.15pm at the crematorium. There are currently restrictions on numbers allowed to attend funerals 28 inside, although the service may be relayed via speakers outside the crematorium for additional peo...
Update and Guidance for Social Sailing
Since the start of relaxation of the lockdown rules, it is great to see so many members in the boat park, taking their boats onto the water and enjoying sailing once more. We have established an SSC Covid-19 sub-committee to keep on top of the latest information from both the government and the RYA...
Update on coronavirus
Dear Members Mick McLaughlin I am sure you will all have been shocked at the tragic death of Mick McLaughlin two weeks ago. A lively bubbly well respected member of the club who will be sadly missed. The club is in contact with the family but there is no information about funeral arrangements at...
Shanklin Sailing Club Update on Coronavirus
Dear Members; Following the Governments recent announcements regarding lockdown, we wanted to let you know that the Committee is committed to staying up to date with the situation in order to take action at the appropriate times. The Club Committee will continue to monitor updates from the Governm...
Racing suspension
As Im sure you will be aware, the national situation with the Coronavirus pandemic is changing daily and in line with our recent communication we promised to keep you up to date with how this impacts on sailing and access to the clubhouse. The committee have looked at current guidance from the RYA a...
Pre Christmas Celebration
At the Steamer Inn Tuesday 17th December 2019 at 7pm Eat as much or as little as you want, choose from the menu on the night. All we need are your names. The more the merrier. To book. Please reply to Chris Read on: or 07753821477
Laying Up Supper
Laying Up Supper Saturday, November 9th at the Bourne Hall Hotel. 7pm for 7.30pm Ladies and Gentlemen, with the very successful Sports Nationals now behind us, and the end of the sailing season imminent, we can turn our heads to our Laying-Up supper and the much-anticipated presentation of prizes....
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