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Autumn Update

The clubs summer program has now concluded with Bill Strange taking the win the pursuit series. and Ian Parish taking the Rockall.

This weekend Dave Grummet and Pete Belington will be running proceedings for the first of our Autumn series but we will need a 3rd person to be able to run the racing so if you haven’t signed up for you duty yet please do at:

Chilly Willy duties sign up

Just to remind everyone of the format there at 2 races back to back starting at 11:00.  and their is no galley.

The first of this winters working parties is the weekend after this (30-10-16)

So far the Jobs list is:

-Tree cutting

-Brush cutting round the road bases

-Build the bonfire in preparation for our fabulous bonfire night celebration following the sprint 15 open on the 5th of the November

-Tidy Garages and improve kit storage

-Remove up and over door structures form garages

-Treat the Tillet Bench

– Repair and inflate jockey wheels and tyres on safety boats.

But please feel free to let me know of anything else I have missed by commenting on this post (Myself  Dan and Julian representing the club at the Hykeham RS300 open so won’t be about this weekend).

Thanks Richard

Timings for the chilly willy program

The races will be back to back with the first start at 11am.

Chilly Willy Sailing 2016-2017

Arrangements for the autumn and winter sailing
There will be three separate series
Autumn: Oct 23, Nov 6, Nov13, Nov 20, Nov 27
Icicle: Dec 11, Jan 8, Jan 15, Jan22, Jan 29
Warm Up: Feb 5, Feb12, Feb 19, Mar 5, Mar 12
There will be two races each day. Best 4 results to be counted in each series.
Duties: The usual rules apply. These three series are operated by those who sail in them.
To receive results, you must volunteer for a duty in each series before sailing in it.
Each week we require a minimum of 3 people on duty, a Race Officer and 2 people in a
safety boat. For the start sequence, one of the safety boat team can temporarily assist
the RO. Ideally we would like 4 so that the RO has an assistant for the duration of the

Forthcoming social events

Bonfire night
The club will be hosting bonfire night again this year on the Saturday the 5th of November,  with a BBQ and the bar open.
6:00 Fire lit
7:00 Fireworks display.
everyone is invited to bring their own fireworks to contribute to the display,  (To ensure a safe display we cannot have multiple people letting off fireworks so please had these over on arival to the display team on the evening, who will be equipped will be attired  in fetching high vis vest!).
New years eve
Come and Join us to say goodbye to 2016 and hello to 2017!
with a live DY, Buffet & Bar
Saturday the 31st of December
The club house 7:30-12:30pm
Everyone is welcome. Tickets £7.50 each Tickets from the galley, or contact Lisa Gillion ( 07903 252659)
Thanks Richard

a call for photos

All once again its time to dig out you photos from this year for next years calendar  the closing date is October 31st, and as high res as possible.

Timings for tommorows cup

In case anyone missed the SI change early in the season the first two races of the  cup tomorrow are :  1.15 and 3pm.

Thanks Richard



Lake closure

Dear Member

Lake Closure Sat 24th & Sun 25th September

The Lake will be closed on the above date to all activities to allow the hosting of the F2, F4 & GT15 European Power Boat Championships at Stewartby Lake by Powerboat GP. All club members are invited to attend and view this spectacular event, however due to the large numbers of visitors expected please could you bring with you proof of membership (e.g. your gate card) and be aware that you may be asked to park in the college car park across the road, this will be free of charge to club members along with entry.

Please also be aware that there will also be certain elements of the club and its facilities that may be utilised on the set up and break down of the event.

Thank you for your understanding and we hope that will enjoy the event and join us in wishing Powerboat GP every success in this venture.

Kind regards

Management Committee

Help needed for the Topper open this weekend

due to unforeseen circumstances we are one person down for the topper open duty crew this weekend , I am not about this weekend so please can any volunteers get in touch with Nigel directly on:


All aboard


Laser, Streaker & Solo open

Stewartby Watersports Club
Laser , Streaker and Solo Open Saturday October 1 st 2016


4 races are scheduled

Entry fee £12

Club opens at 9am
First race 11am

Notices of Race:

NOR-laser-2016 NOR-solo-2016 NOR-streaker-2016

Contact for more info