Articles in the Racing category
Update On Launch & Club Pontoon
are expecting to remove the pier and Club
pontoon this week – probably on Wednesday 15th.
We will therefore need to change arrangements
for our launch service and there will be
NO BERTHING ON THE
PLEASE DO NOT ATTEMPT
TO BERTH ON THE PONTOONS UNDER CONSTRUCTION AS
THESE ARE INSECURE AND A SAFETY HAZARD.
Volvo Ocean Race
Image: Rick Tomlinson
The Royal Southern Yacht Club wishes Honorary Member Sam Davies, as Skipper of Team SCA, & member Libby Greenhalgh, as Navigator, and the entire Team SCA, the very best of luck with their Volvo Ocean Race.
Published: 07 October 2014
A September Regatta to remember as the Royal Southern Yacht Club celebrated Bart's Bash
Regatta Report: Phil Riley
added a unique element to the concluding weekend
of the Royal Southern Yacht Club's 2014 Summer
worldwide yacht racing event held on Sunday in
memory of Olympic Gold Medallist Andrew 'Bart'
Simpson saw dozens of Royal Southern members
swell the numbers taking part in the Club's
AVEVA September Regatta in The Solent, as well
as join forces with other Hamble clubs in the
NCI Granted Dedicated VHF Channel
Coastwatch Institution (NCI) has been allocated
a national licence by OFCOM for the use of VHF.
This facility is
scheduled to become operational on 1 October
2014 when National Coastwatch stations will go
live for the first time on Channel 65. In the
meantime, stations will be equipped with a
dedicated radio for this purpose and the service
will replace the practice of some stations
currently holding a licence to operate on Marina
Channel 37. This will no longer be available.