6 members and a dog take a long weekend sail aboard two traditional Broads Gaff rig sailing boats described as ideal for novices. Tackling among other things too much wind, toasted tea cakes and broad Norfolk accents the 2 crews successfully navigate the broads & sample the various inns along the way. For more check… Continue reading ASC Club trip – Charter on the Norfolk Broads 2019
Last weekend four of our members took part in a Day sail onboard the square rigger 'Tenacious'. Owned and run by the Jubilee sailing trust Tenacious was built to cater for both able bodied and disabled sailors. For further imformation about this day sail look out for the blog on the members page.
All current members should have received an email from the club recently regarding the renewal of membership. This year you can renew your membership without leaving your armchair by following the link in the email. If you have not received this email please check your junk mail folder as it may be lodged there. If… Continue reading Membership renewal 2019
Please note that from Sunday 23rd September we will be reverting back to our traditional start time of 11:00am. One exception to this starting time will be 7th October, The Commodore's cup, which is still planned to start at 10:30am
Aylesbury sailing club has again participated in this years Bart' bash. This year we saw 18 boats of all types taking part in what turned out to be good racing conditions. The lead was soon established by Mac and Diane in their GP14 and this lead was held throughout the race. Peter also performed well… Continue reading Bart’s bash 2018
Earlier this month some of our members of ASC crewed a yacht from Gosport to the Channel Islands. The weather for this trip was for the most part warm and sunny. Taking on huge tidal streams, large commercial vessels and cruise ships we made an overnight passage to Alderney. For the full story of our… Continue reading Curry puffs and cufflinks.
Recently some of our members enjoyed a days sailing on the classic former Lowestoft fishing vessel Excelsior. This was a wonderful days sailing far removed from our regular dinghy races. A full account of the day can be found on the members page.
Once again Aylesbury Sailing Club is partaking in the annual Bart's Bash event. The event is being staged on Saturday 15th September. This is a great opportunity for all members of all ability and ages to come down and have a great day within the club community, and also compete with other sailors from around… Continue reading Bart’s Bash 2018
In an attempt to increase the numbers of members both racing and using the club more often we are experimenting with a different start time for the summer season only. From 1st July Sunday racing will start at 10:30am and will consist of two races before lunch with the remaining race or races taking place… Continue reading Change to race start times
Now that the days are lengthening the ever popular Wednesday evening series is about to start. The first race of this series will be held on Wednesday 2nd May starting promptly at 7:00pm. If you are new to racing, but keen to give it a try, this series is perfect as it is less formal… Continue reading Wednesday evening race