Oct 31

CAMPBELL 7 – STEPHS REPORT

Today's sun, mild temperatures and strong wind brought out a great turnout for this time of year of 11 boats, and it turned out to be quite a memorable race! As the start sequence was underway, the race officers were distracted by a number of boats that seemed to be... read more →
Oct 29

CAMPBELL 6 – JANES REPORT

It was a warmish autumnal day 15C with some sunny intervals and blustery.                W- WNW winds 17 knots gusting 28 .. enticing our intrepid SBSC sailors seeking that adrenaline rush, to race in 7 boats; Ben & friend Jason (Albacore), David & Alan W (Wayfarer),... read more →
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