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
Now that spring is just around the corner its time to start thinking of our new sailing season. March 25th will see the first competition of the race program, with the traditional President's cup and Celia's cup. Open to all members, seniors and juniors, a good chance to gain some early silverware. Until the end… Continue reading New sailing season.
This year we intend to break with tradition and hold our A.G.M. at the clubhouse on Saturday 18th November starting promptly a 10:30am. Hopefully this change of day and venue will encourage more members to attend.
It was a delight to see so many juniors racing in last Sundays Commodore's cup races. There were 6 juniors racing very competitively and all having a great time. For many years we have been encouraging juniors to take part in club races as these will be the members that carry the club on. This… Continue reading Junior’s racing
You may be aware that some members from A.S.C. recently spent a week sailing a passage from Gosport to Fecamp and then on down the Normandy coast before returning to Gosport. Crew member Mike Armson has penned an entertaining blog of this trip with some excellent photo's taken on route. To find out more about… Continue reading A.S.C. sailing blog. Cross Channel
Please take note that due to the evenings drawing in the start times for the Wednesday evening race series have been brought forward to 6:45pm. This will be for all of this seasons remaining races.