Youth Section

Dave helps Josh rig new dinghy!

Freddie is willing crew, Josh has a L4K. They’re moving on to spinnaker and trapeze and extra challenges! Best of luck! Sent from my iPhone

Tough times at the Fevas

Ed and Noah made an 8th and were the only dinghy to carry a spinnaker on the first day, then got into the top 20 of the Gold Fleet. Strong winds on Wed, ‘ they had difficulties when a loose tape came off the slot on the hull and made the boat sluggish, plus a …

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Feva Worlds in Italy!

Ed and Noah start racing today. 212 Entries, 35deg, 30deg sea, good breeze. Ed has seen it before…..sail well, both of you! I

Penultimate Tues Youth 23

Ashore due to more strong winds, we had knots revision with DI Elliot, Log books checks with Simon and Jim, strengthening exercises for hiking from Tom, Feva Nats and Worlds from Ed, rigging activities on slipway with youth DI Josh and AIs. Our last session tomorrow, hoping for some sailing!

Tuesday Group

Session with Chris Joyner, rigging jibs and spinnaker, all our youth sailors sailed independently from our assistants. Many thanks Chris, for stepping in. Come again – any time you’re free on a Tuesday!

Isla raises money for RNLI

All her own initiative, our young Oppie sailor Isla Parsons, made and sold cakes for RNLI funds. Customers were youth sailors after a training session, sold out quickly! > > Isla has handed the £70 she made from the cake sale to the RNLI this morning. > > > Photo: Sarah

Youth Regatta 2023 Photos

A link to Alastair’s brilliant photos taken on the water on Saturday. We’ve also put them on the club results computer to share with you later. Well worth a look! Thanks Alastair and Jim. >!An6bTH1yOXAphaNHMBafh0MJYIzgDw?e=xBu74J >