Congratulations to members Geoff Weir, Les Perry and Dave Turtle who recently successfully completed the RYA Level 2 Powerboat Course held on Saturdays 10th and 17th December. Many thanks to Tim Bowden for providing excellent tuition which was much appreciated by the participants.
Latest Candidates are Successful – The clubs latest RYA level 1-2 training course proved successful, with 5 candidates passing on the day and 1 passing at a later date. We are expecting half of them to join the club so don’t forget to offer a helping hand if you see
WIN! A day’s coaching for the club with a member of the British Sailing Team in association with Volvo Cars. The more members that enter the better our chances! If a club member wins, a Team Volvo sailor will spend the day at our sailing club, sharing their knowledge and
The 2016 club programme is now available and can be found on the online calendar and as a pdf document. Both of these can be found by clicking on the Calendar menu. The programme is similar to the 2015 programme, but through feedback, the start time has been moved back to 10:30 am
Ten members of the training team attended a training day on 14 March to develop our instructor training skills and capacity at the club. This includeed session on child welfare, teaching the RYA ‘Method’ and details of resources available. The indoor session was followed by sessions on the water. Thanks for
After over 40 years service to Shotwick Lake Sailing Phil and Tony stepped down at this years AGM from the positions of Commodore and Treasurer. Awards were presented to them by the new Commodore Tim Bowden. All members are encoraged to pass on their thanks to them personally for this
Learn the basics of the exciting sport of windsurfing this May at Shotwick Lake! A two-day course is planned to run over two Saturdays in May – the 9th and 16th. Our courses run with small numbers of students to ensure we can offer personalised tuition tailored to your needs
We have orgainsed a RYA First Aid course on the above date at a cost of £50. The course will be 09.00 to 16.30 approx and is being held in Connahs Quay. We have a limited number of places still available. If you are interested in a place please use
We are holding Powerboat refresher training sessions on the above dates for helms providing Safety cover to normal racing. The sessions will cover the clubs standard procedures, incident scenarios, safety considerations and on the water practical exercises. For more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org
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