Author Archives: fionabrown

RIP Keith Clubb

It is with great sadness that we report the passing of Brightlingsea One Design sailor and class supporter Keith Clubb. Keith bought C16 Dulcet in the late 70”s and learned to sail with his usual dogged determination. It was a … Continue reading

Posted in News | Leave a comment

BODs Invited to Join Regatta Historic Boats Parade

On Saturday 10 July the Brightlingsea One Designs have been invited to take part in a Historic Boats Parade as part of the Brightlingsea Regatta celebrations. Vessels are to assemble off Morgan Marine from 1pm and the Parade, which will … Continue reading

Posted in News | Leave a comment

BODs Are Go For Pyefleet Week 2021!

After a whole season with no formal BOD racing at long last the end of COVID-19 restrictions is on the horizon, Pyefleet Week 2021 will be going ahead in the traditional format and the BODs will be there in force! … Continue reading

Posted in News | Leave a comment

RIP John Mullins

It is with great sadness that we must share the news of the passing of BOD sailor and builder John Mullins. David Chivers has kindly provided the following message. Sadly, John passed away on December 18th 2020 at Stronvar Rest Home, … Continue reading

Posted in News | Leave a comment

BOD Fitting Out Dinner Postponed Indefinitely

It is with great regret that we must announce that the BOD Fitting Out Dinner planned for Saturday 2 May at BSC has been Postponed Indefinitely.  All government advice indicates that May is likely to be when the crisis is … Continue reading

Posted in News | Leave a comment

BOD Fitting Out Dinner 2 May 2020 – Booking Now Open!

We are delighted to confirm that the 2020 season will get off to a flying start with the BOD Fitting Out Dinner, which will take place on Saturday 2 May from 7pm at Brightlingsea Sailing Club. Our organising team have … Continue reading

Posted in News | Leave a comment

BOD AGM Sunday 9 February at 11am Followed by Carvery Lunch

BRIGHTLINGSEA ONE DESIGN ASSOCIATION NOTICE OF ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING 11am on Sunday 9th February at the Colne Yacht Club Followed by a carvery lunch served at 12.30 (guests most welcome to join us for lunch) AGENDA Apologies Minutes of AGM … Continue reading

Posted in News | Leave a comment

Final Fling Update

With the wind already at a steady 20 knots and forecast to increase by start time Colin Willett has made the sadly inevitable decision to cancel the Final Fling Race. Lunch and the presentation of the Geedon Construction Services/HD Sails … Continue reading

Posted in News | Leave a comment

Final Fling 2019

The Final Fling Race and end of season lunch are coming up this weekend, Sunday 29 September, so if you haven’t already booked in for lunch you need to do so urgently by calling Marianne on 01203 302594 or emailing … Continue reading

Posted in News | Leave a comment

Endeavour & Nan Are For Sale At Great Prices

The BODOA are delighted to offer for sale C43 Endeavour and C24 Nan. Both boats are in ready to sail condition but would benefit from refit work as they have been little used for many years.  Having competed in recent … Continue reading

Posted in News | Leave a comment