- Duncan Wells – “Stress Free Sailing” – Apr 2021
Our final Winter Talk in the 2020-21 series was conducted by Zoom, as we’ve become used to. It was attended by nearly 50 club members, who were clearly attracted by the goal of achieving ‘stress free sailing’.
Duncan Wells is an RYA instructor, as well as a features writer for Yachting Monthly, Sailing Today & ...
- Autumn Rally – September 2021
25th/26th September 2021
East Cowes, Isle of Wight
The Rally is obviously dependent on the COVID-19 situation, so check back for updates nearer the time.
- AGM – Mar 2021
This year’s AGM took on a different format to past meetings, driven by the ongoing COVID-19 requirements. We still couldn’t meet in-person, but are now well used to seeing each other on screen, so this was the obvious solution. There were a few questions as to whether a quorum would be achieved, but more than ...
- Tom Cunliffe – “Ice with Everything” – Feb 2021
We were delighted to welcome the return of Tom Cunliffe for a fascinating talk, albeit in a virtual format. Tom’s reputation goes before him, and as expected the turnout from Club members and guests was high, with well over a hundred people listening to Tom’s anecdotes.
He entertained us with tales of his voyage to America ...
- Geoff Saunders – “Reports from Coastal Stations” – Jan 2021
Despite the return into Lockdown preventing our Winter Talks being held in-person, we’ve shown that the virtual option can work as an alternative, and allow the club to continue to interact and enjoy some excellent speakers.
For January, we were entertained by Geoff Saunders, with an insight into his journey around the British shipping areas.
As an ...