Calling all Windsurfers – to air you views or let the wind out of your sails. Let me introduce myself, I’m Lyn Collins. I did a “start windsurfing” course at the lake back in around 2015 and caught the “bug”. I have just taken on the role as windsurf secretary
Would you like to learn to race at Shotwick in the 2018 season? We are running RYA Start Racing Course. Find out more about the course here: Start Racing Course To sign up for this course email firstname.lastname@example.org or speak to Paul Newman for more info.
Our first adult dinghy sailing course of the year, RYA Level 1&2 begins on Thursday 5th April and continues on Thursdays 12th & 19th April and Saturdays 7th, 14th, 21st & 28th April. Bookings are now being taken on a first come first served basis for the six available places.
North Wales OnBoard Festival 2017 To all Shotwick Lake junior sailors, This year the North Wales RYA OnBoard Festival is being held at Bala on 2nd and 3rd September. This is a great way to take part in a fun weekend with different fleets aimed at all levels of sailor.
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
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
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 email@example.com