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The next mid-week drink and think workshop: Thursday 1st November

The next Equinox Sailing mid-week drink and think will be held on: Thursday 1st November 19.00 We will be using the first floor function room at The Bishops Finger, 9-10 Smithfield, London, EC1A 9JR. We have decided to drop the £5 charge for coming along, which feels much friendlier. After an interesting discussion about the […]

Sailors- mid-week drink, share and think

You are welcome to come and join us… We’ve had a interesting summer of both heavy and light weather. Before we dig out our thermals for the winter we are organising a fortnightly mid-week meet-up to share our experiences, prepare for the winter racing and plan for next year. We intend to cover a number […]

Cowes Week Day 2 round-up

Cowes Week 2012 Round up of day 2, Sunday 12th August Simon Wilson Skipper After what can only be described as an interesting day on Saturday, we awoke to the promise of lighter winds. After a team talk we decided that we wouldn’t take things nice and steady, so after a respectable start in clean […]

Cowes Week 2012: Friday 10th August- Skipper update

Cowes Week 2012 Friday 10th August 22.00 Simon Wilson Skipper Well the weather Gods are being very generous. With a forecast of 2-3 knots of wind we slipped mooring this morning not knowing what to expect. Thankfully the forecast was accurate, so with 6-7 knots we managed to get sailing and started some tackling drills. […]

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Cowes Week 2012- looking forward to some exciting one-design racing

The sun is shining and we have set off for our training day, ending the day in Cowes ready for the start of racing tomorrow morning. There are 15 Sigma 38’s taking part in Cowes Week, so we are looking forward to some close and exciting one-design racing.  Simon Wilson is skippering a mixed team; […]

Cowes Week 2012 – revised prices

We have revised our prices for Cowes Week, offering more flexibility for those unable to participate in the full seven days. Join us for the sailing event of the year, and some exciting one-design racing.    

Sigma 38 – the largest one-design class in the Round the Island race

It is official, the Sigma 38 class was the largest one-design class competing in last weekends Round the Island race. 24 Sigma 38’s took part, which resulted in some very close racing. Read the article in Yacht and Yachting posted on 30th June. Race reports from a number of the Sigma 38 teams have been posted on […]

Three Peaks Yacht Race – the final result

After 4 and a half days, large winds, no winds, rowing and a few hours on the mountains, Team Rho completed the Three Peaks Yacht Race a little after 09.30 on Thursday 21st June.  It was a close race to the end, but an engine issue entering Corpach saw Rho rowing into the marina and […]

Three Peaks Yacht Race- Race Report Wednesday 20th June

  Wednesday 20th June 18.12 Skipper Nick Woolven Another frustrating day – but now out of Sound of Luing and racing beach fox for Corpach – eta is probably 04:00 tomorrow so hope to have the Ben done before breakfast.