Archive for 2024

Jul 10 2024

Cadet – Piranhas and Barracudas Training

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This Sunday, 14th July we have combined training for Barracudas and Piranhas.

Briefing is at 16.00 (on sea wall, changed and rigged) Leaving the beach at 16.15.

We will be finished in good time to see England win the Euro finals!

If attending, it is very important to fill in this form: https://forms.gle/BxwjGVPW5eSrppKL8

Nick and Andras

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Jul 08 2024

Cadet week 2024

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With just under a month to go please
  • Return perpetual cups polished and engraved!!!!
  • Check your boat and equipment; you must have sail numbers and painter
  • Get out on the water and practice! – Stingrays 27th July, Piranhas & Barracuda’s 28th July, sail to TEYC 21st July
  • All cadets need to wear a full wetsuit, buoyancy aid, boots – spray top, hat, sunglasses, gloves are useful
  • Adults will require a buoyancy aid while on and in the water and parents must remain of the club site throughout the week

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Jul 05 2024

Next Racing

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Please click the link for the UPDATED main season’s SI’s TBYC SI 2024 ver 2

Date Start – Event – Tide


Check to see who is on Duty and make sure it is not you (It’s a scrollable window)

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Jul 03 2024

John Glynn

Published by under Bilge,Club Notices

It is with sadness that I announce that John Glynn a long standing and active sailor until the last couple of years passed away peaceful today.
John had been a member since 1975 and also sailed at Halfway Yacht Club.

Funeral arrangements will be circulated when known.

On behalf of TBYC we send our condolences to his brother Peter and all his family.

Adrian Bunting

Commodore TBYC

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Jun 27 2024

Day Sailing Trip to Thames Estuary Yacht Club

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21 July 2024 Sunday
Meeting at 9:00 at the dinghy park
TEYC sailors are joining us to sail around the Pier with the incoming tide
9:45 Sailing off the beach
11:00 TEYC safety boats meet us at the head of the Pier
11:30 estimated arrival to TEYC
12:15 BBQ, free food for cadets
13:00 duck race
14:00 leaving TEYC, and sail back home
16:00 arrival back home
Please, sign up on this form:
Only first name and age needed.
https://forms.gle/L62vsqwQ8VGwKZtt7

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Jun 27 2024

RYA Level 2 Youth Sailing Course 22-23 June 2024

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We are pleased to report that 12 cadets successfully completed the Stage 2 Youth Sailing Course last weekend.
Our sailors made great progress over the two days, developing their sailing skills and knowledge.
We could not have had better conditions allowing us to teach all elements required in depth.
We benefitted hugely from our newly qualified Assistant Instructors.

Senior Instructors: Nick and Andras
Dinghy Instructor: Sam
Assistant Instructors: Francis, Isla, Luke and Oliver

Congratulations go to our cadets: Jack, Seb, Oscar, Jack, Lois, Harry, Yago, Jasper, Arthur, Ketan, Oliver, Oscar

Nick and Andras

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Jun 22 2024

CADET WEEK 24 HOODIES 

Published by under Cadets,Club Notices

CADET WEEK 24 HOODIES

Available to order now!!!!

We are pleased to announce we have an exciting design especially for Cadet Week 24.

They come in either blue or grey and you can add a personalisation of a name too. Available in kids and adult sizes.

Please place your order via this link

https://thorpebayyachtclub.deco-apparel.com/shop/category/Cadet-Week-2024?c=4861571

THE IMPORTANT INFO:

*This is a one time print run so orders will need to be placed by the end of 19/7/24 when orders will close. Don’t miss out!

*Please select deliver to TBYC on your order and they will be ready for you to collect at registration. If you select delivery/collect, your order will not be ready before 4/8/23.

*Check the sizing guide within the photos on this post.

*With your order an account will be created via Brand Identity for their TBYC merchandise shop.

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Jun 13 2024

RYA Youth Sailing Scheme – Stage Three at TBYC

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Applications are now open for the RYA Youth Sailing Scheme – Stage THREE at TBYC

Application Form – click on the link  https://forms.gle/XSkwM5B6XL1Uc61C6

Application form for the RYA Stage 3 Course and Assessment on Saturday 6th and 7th July 2024 starting at 09.30 each day, finishing at 17.30 at Thorpe Bay Yacht Club. (Registration is at 9.15 on Saturday). This course is aimed at Cadets who can sail confidently, or have gained Stage Two with one year’s experience. Normally, Year 7 or above.

There are 12 places available on this course.

The course is designed by the RYA to ‘……develop rigging and sailing techniques.

The course requires two full days of ‘on-the-water’ training, classroom and field activities and assessment. Every candidate must complete both days and reach a reasonable standard to be awarded ‘RYA Stage Three’, a nationally recognised certification. Appropriate clothing must be worn. The course is run by your RYA Qualified Club volunteer coaches.

The cost is £30 to cover administration, RYA Youth Sailing Scheme Book (G11) if not already have one, Certification and RYA Registration.  Please wait until your application has been accepted before making payment.

RYA Stage Three – TBYC Scheme of Work (a guide) https://www.dropbox.com/scl/fi/c53j6jbqrcct5ajgkir3j/RYA-Stage-3-Scheme-of-work-2024.docx?rlkey=nhu0k9bcadckftu9a0klmppqc&dl=0

Nick Alston RYA Senior Instructor [email protected]

Adam Smith RYA Senior Instructor

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Jun 13 2024

2024 Sailing Instructions

Published by under Club Notices

Please see amended SI’s

Amended points are: 9.5, 9.8, 11.7 and 11.8. Clarifying a downwind start from the shore box.

TBYC SI 2024 ver 2

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Jun 05 2024

Mini Races Sunday

Published by under Cadets

With coaching by Nick and Andras
More info is on the sign up form:
https://forms.gle/7Vd624bZe2uqoCeP8

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