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Mar 31 2018

Winter and Icicle Prize Giving – Thurs 5th April 8pm

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Sep 22 2017

Finn Nationals – Results

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Finn Nationals results on the attached link.

Finn Nationals 2017 Day3

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Aug 16 2017

Finn Nationals on 22nd, 23rd and 24th September

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The Finn National Championship is being held at Thorpe Bay Yacht Club on Fri 22nd, Sat 23rd and Sun 24th September.

Entries should be forwarded to Thorpe Bay Yacht Club.  Fee for entries received before 1st September £90.  Fee for entries received on or after 1st September £110.  Cheques should be made payable to British Finn Association.

More information and an entry form may be found in the Notice of Race.

Finn Nationals 2017 NOR V2

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Aug 30 2016

Lost Harken sunglasses

Has anyone picked up a pair of silver Harken sunglasses with straps in the dinghy park yesterday ? if you have can you put behind the bar for me to collect please, or call me on 07702 366053

Rick Paxman

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May 17 2016

Finn world masters Allen Burrell lying 8th out of 355

Published by under Finn's,Racing,World's

http://www.finnworldmaster.com/torbole-2016/torbole-2016-news/item/574-perfect-conditions-launch-finn-world-masters-with-eight-races-in-torbole

Click on the link to see how fantastic Allen Burrell is doing in Italy.

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Sep 05 2015

Autumn Sunday 1, 16:30 start. Veterans Trophy Re scheduled.

As published the Sunday Autumn series starts this weekend at 16:30.  The Veterans Trophy is also scheduled for Sunday but will not be sailed this weekend.

This year the Veterans Trophy will be awarded for the highest placed veteran in the Barts Bash on Sunday 20th September, 15:00 Start – more details to follow.

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Aug 20 2015

Contender, Finn and Hornet Open Meeting

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Saturday 26th and Sunday 27th September 2015

Entry Form, NOR and supplementary SIs are attached

Contender Finn Hornet Entry Form V1

Contender Finn Hornet NOR V2

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Aug 10 2015

Safety Boat Cover

On Saturday we had no volunteers to run the second rib.  We could not lower the engine on the one rib we had launched and the breeze was up.  Once again in the absence of volunteers a huge thank you to Peter, Rupert, Struan, Kerryn for not racing and jumping straight onto safety boats to ensure your safety during racing, Toby for launching 2 more ribs at short notice  and Paul Farrall for manning SS2 before the start during a pre race rescue of the RS which involved helm and crew separated form the boat and Chris Boshier who was helming SS2 sailing it in.  When thing go wrong, they go wrong quickly.  Without the swift and selfless actions of such active members of TBYC we would struggle to safely run our current busy racing programme.

Keep an eye on Paul Morgan’s Weekly sailing posts, if it says VOLUNTEER PLEASE, we need your help to keep others safe.  If you are around, inexperienced or not racing, keep some kit in the car and step up, your help is always welcome.

Thank you in anticipation.

Jeremy Sandford

Rear Commodore Racing

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Jul 16 2015

Rib Launch and Recovery Duty

The use of Ribs to supplement our displacement Safety craft SS2 and 3 has become a common sight at TBYC.  Our Ribs provide excellent speed of response in an emergency situation, allowing the easy laying of the Start buoy and use of Special marks as well as taking the Race officer and displacement crews to their boats.  In order for us to enjoy use the Ribs they need Launching prior to the race and recovering after every one is ashore.

The task of launching and recovering the Ribs has now been added to Dutyman for the rest of July and August to keep track of who volunteer to do this essential job.  At the end of this time the Sailing Committee will review the situation going forward.

Treating launching and recovery as two separate duties we have 44 duties to cover over the next two months.  Rob Baily has kindly volunteered to cover this Saturday Launch and Recovery, with Toby Speller taking 18 of the duties straight away.  The remaining launch and recovery duties need covering if we are to see Ribs supporting our Weekend Racing.  If you can help, please volunteer through Dutyman, or email Janet, Graham and I to get your offer of cover added on to Dutyman.

Thank you all for your help and support in enabling the use of Ribs to continue at TBYC.  Without your help it won’t happen.

Jeremy Sandford

(Rear Commodore Racing)

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Mar 20 2015

Winter Series and Icicle Prize Giving Sunday,3pm

Winter prize giving will be held in the bar after racing Sunday. Come and gather in the bar around 3pm to support and celebrate this years winners.

If you have completed any of the winter race series and are scoring finishes in your results (you can discard one DNC) then you to could be winning a prize in the new prize draw.

Enjoy todays racing (12:00 start), see you in the bar for prizes at 15:00.

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