Commodores David Brock and Vice Commodore Andy Adler welcomed the 2000 Class Chair Mike McEwing, the 56 helms, their crews, families and supporters at the Commodores' reception on the Club's deck last night. Race officer Bill Barker was also introduced to the fleet. The regatta is taking place on the 14-19 August 22, providing five days of racing with a break in the middle for a chance to explore the local attractions.
Published 3:07pm on 14 Aug 2022
There could not have been many better places to be than at Castle Cove Sailing Club for the hottest evening ever in the UK. Rob our caterer from Brown Goose Catering provided a superb BBQ with vegetarian options and with the bar open there was no danger of anyone going thirsty. The breeze ensured a very comfortable evening on the deck with great company and views. The same breeze, an easterly,
Published 3:40pm on 19 Jul 2022
Monday evening racing on the 4 th of July had the added excitement of a pair of dolphins joining the keel boat race. JoJo (pictured) and Harriet observed the pair bow riding, diving and breaching around them for the whole race. Both skippers and crew found the experience added a whole new dimension to racing, though this does raise some concerns for the welfare of dolphins themselves. JoJo's crew could feel the dolphins pushing
Published 3:22pm on 19 Jul 2022
A great weekend was had by the Cadet section this weekend. 13 of them headed to WPNSA for the Regional Junior Championships. It was WINDY for them all, topping out at 31 Kn on Saturday and only 24 Kn on Sunday. Everyone survived and those racing in the Cove cup saw them all sailing back to the club whilst they were hanging on to there own boats. Results included 1st and 2nd Feva;
Published 5:43pm on 19 Jun 2022
Come and see the historic junk yacht 'Boleh'. 'Boleh' is a historic yacht built on the lines of a 'junk' from South-East Asia in Singapore in 1948. She was fully restored with the help of a grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund in 2015. She will be in Portland Marina for four weeks this summer and over that period 120 young people from schools in Portland, Weymouth and Dorchester will be sailing on
Published 7:56pm on 16 Jun 2022
Tim Scarisbrick, celebration of his life Tuesday 21st June, 2:30pm, WPNSA It is with great sadness that we report the death of Tim Scarisbrick in December 2021. Tim's family have now arranged a celebration of Tim's life, an informal occasion to share memories of Tim. Please feel free to wear bright colours. Tim was an active and competitive 505 dinghy sailor at Castle Cove for many years, and his 505 dinghy was his
Published 7:23pm on 5 Jun 2022
NOR and SIs can be found here Schedule of races to be decided on the day based on the weather forecast
Published 9:46am on 4 Jun 2022
Would you like to try sailing? Don't have any experience, or maybe you sailed a long time ago Contrary to popular belief you don't need to own a boat to go afloat. Many boats need a crew of three or four people to be sailed and right now Castle Cove sailing club's growing fleet of racing keelboats needs you This is an ideal opportunity to learn how to sail within the
Published 5:42pm on 21 May 2022
A great day's racing after an initial false start. And an excellent evening meal thanks to Sandra and team. Results can be found here .
Published 9:12pm on 7 May 2022
Have you ever wished you could try and make some of the delicious food made at Galley Chef? I certainly have and at this years Galley Chef I was asked by lots of members if I could put them online, so I promised i would and there they are. So follow this link and start cooking.
Published 9:01am on 11 Mar 2022