Oct 13

CAMPBELL 5 – JOE’S REPORT

Campbell Series Race 5 – Sunday 8 October 2017 A light wind, but rather more than forecast, greeted sailors on arrival, and eleven boats were rigged in the expectation of a reasonable sail. Spring tides had deposited an impressive mudslide on the slipway, and launching the safety boat looked a... read more →
Oct 09

CAMPBELL 4 – RICHARDS REPORT

The Campbell 4 Downriver Summer is definitely over. This race felt like (and actually was) an autumn race. It was also on a Saturday, an unusual day for a downriver race.  However, we had a great turnout and the race itself was eventually decided on a matter of seconds. The... read more →
Sep 24

Tideway Race @ SBSC

Following successful events at Ranelagh and London Corinthian it was time for our leg of the Tideway! As if conforming to the South Bank ethos, both guest clubs arrived at a leisurely rate and the briefing and start times were pushed back accordingly (it turned out this was no doubt... read more →
Sep 18

CAMPBELL 3 – LOTTIES REPORT

7 dinghies started Sundays venture under a somewhat gloomy sky.  The armada comprised 5 lasers (Amy, Elaine, Sally, Henry C and Ian), a 420 (Ben and Sima) and an enterprise (John and Jane).  After much discussion regarding the conditions: wind approx 4,  NNE to NE - course was prescribed as... read more →
Sep 11

Notice of Tideway Race on 24th Sept 2017

Notice of Race: 24th Sept 2017 @ Southbank Sailing Club The club will be hosting the final stage of the Tideway Championship 2017 following successful races at Ranelagh and London Corinthian Sailing Club. The notice of race can be viewed here: SBSC Tideway Championship 2017 Notice of Race
Sep 10

CAMPBELL 2 – EMMAS REPORT

The Thames barrier was up. The current was kind. The wind was building. 12 boats were launched under a rather ominous grey sky. Jamie proudly unwrapped his sparkly new boat. A sight to behold. The boats were started just as Ranelagh sailed past. This did not amuse the race box... read more →
Sep 05

CAMPBELL 1 – EMMAS REPORT

                                       It felt quite windy especially after yesterday when there was absolutely no wind. Four boats on the start line. Allan, Steph and bump, Renato, Henry C and Christina. Three lasers and... read more →
Aug 07
Aug 02

Bevington 9 – Sara’s report

After torrential rain for most of Saturday, Sunday's weather looked much better and despite the holiday season being upon us, (and we know this because we are missing 5 little Koe's...) 10 boats and accompanying sailors got t   hemselves ready for the Downriver Race scheduled to start at 12.45. Two participants... read more →
Jul 16

The Ruby Bell Race 2017

The "Ruby Bell" is a coveted trophy, awarded to the winner of a special Ruby Race each year. The Ruby Race is a downriver event, run as a single leg, where racers choose their own start time to (hopefully) coincide with them rounding the downriver mark at the moment the... read more →