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Laying Up Service 6.30pm Sunday 19 November

You are invited to attend the annual Laying Up Service at St James’ Church in the High Street this coming Sunday 19 November from 6.30pm to 7.30pm.  This wonderful service is a long standing end of season tradition when the … Continue reading

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CYC Laying Up & Trophy Request

Oonie tells me that there are a few dinner tickets left for this Saturday’s CYC Laying Up Supper (18 November) if anyone else would like to attend. Tickets are £29.95 a head and can be reserved by calling Emma in … Continue reading

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Robbie Stone Challis, Sunday 17th September

On Sunday morning 17th September, the fleet of B.O.D.’s were greeted with a high tide, autumn sunshine and 5 to 8 knots of breeze, providing perfect conditions for sailing the R. Stone Challis. All boats were closely packed to the … Continue reading

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Graham Adams – Thanks Giving Service

A Service of Thanks Giving will be held for Graham Adams on Tuesday 26th September at 2pm at All Saints’ Church Brightlingsea, and afterwards at Brightlingsea Sailing Club. Graham crossed his final finish line on the night of 31st August/1st September, … Continue reading

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White Spirit Wins Reg White Trophy

Six boats initially came out to take part in the Reg White Trophy Race, but with the pre race high winds, Never Say Never, Ruff and Egret decided to head for home again, leaving White Spirt helmed by Mark White, … Continue reading

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BODs Take Part In La Semaine Du Golfe Du Morbihan

In the last week of May 6 intrepid BOD sailers took the overnight ferry to St Malo and thence to Arredon on the beautiful Southern Brittany coast for la Semaine du Golfe; a week of sailing for classic boats of … Continue reading

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Reg White Trophy Starts At 14.00 (not 11.00)

In our earlier message I said that the start for this Sunday’s Reg White Race is 11.00.  Please note that this was incorrect and that the race actually starts from 14.00 from the BSC line.  Sorry for the confusion – … Continue reading

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