Weekly Report 27/10/2017

Club Sailing
Storm Brian put paid to sailing last week end.
Tata Regatta
The week end of 4 th /5 th November sees the annual Tata regatta at Port Talbot. Several
dinghies from the Club are planning to attend; open to all; come racing on a pond!

Junior training 
The Club was buzzing on Wednesday evening, full of youngsters and parents for the end of
season party and presentation of certificates and prizes. Food was served first followed by the
presentations and then deserts which included a chocolate fountain which proved very
popular. Chief instructor Blake thanked everyone for their help during the season in particular
the main sailing instructors Howard, Alistair and Jo. Also helping were Martin, Matt and the
assistant instructors Noah, Harrison, Max and Bethan. Jason, Ieuan and Jon helped with the
power boat training and running the safety boats and the many parents who helped with the
preparation, launching and recovery of boats: Chris with the tractor.  A massive team of
volunteers who made the training possible.
All the sessions finished with a BBQ and Terry and team had a special thank you.
Ed and Ieuan were thanked for keeping the 5 RIBS in good order, essential for the running of
the training.
The following certificates were presented.
Stage 1
 Sam Williams, Toby Richards, Freya Clark, Florence Barker, Jem Barker
Felix Buckley, Lethabo Siphika, Mason Abbot Laura Davies, Connie Perkins, Bella Evans,
Rosie Wasson, Robin Northeast, Amelia Nuttall, Luke Wilson
Stage 2    
Toby Richards, Jem Barker, Felix Buckley, Lethabo Siphika
Stage 3
Thea Arentz, Max Buckley, Anna Otahlova, Ella Bromby, Maerwen James
Stage 4
 Daniel De Kroon and Osain Bhattachergee, Megan Dooner
Start racing
James Goodwin-Close and Brynley Moore

Ioan Thompson
Trophies and prizes awarded to
Maerwen James   Under 13 Honda youth Wales runner up
Lewis James      Honda Youth over 13 Represented Wales at Southampton
Best attendance  10 and under     Thea Arentz, Felix Buckley
Over 11 years   Max Richards

Junior Regatta
Overall winners on handicap were Oscar Thompson and Luke Subbiani –Shaw in a Feva
with James Goodwin-Close and Brynley Moore in lasers joint second.
Best Helpers
Harrison Richards, Ioan Thompson.
Best traveller    Ioan and Oscar Thompson.
Advance notice of the junior Christmas party on Friday 1 st December, 7pm start.

Club Dinner and Prizegiving

Friday 17 th November at The Giltar Hotel, Tenby.

Dinner,Prizegiving, live band and dancing. Tickets £25 per head. See website for menu and get your
choices with payment to the Commodore as soon as possible and certainly before the end of
this month.

Opening hours
The Club is open lunch times on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, and evenings on Friday and
Saturday from 5.30. Pop in to enjoy a drink in the best location in town!

Forthcoming events
Saturday 11 th November: Blues night at the club.
Friday 17 th November: Club Dinner and Prize giving. Full details on the website.
Saturday 18 th November: AGM at the Club at 7.30.
Friday 1 st December: Junior Christmas Party.

The club’s website can be found at www.tenbysailingclub.org.uk; the club and details of
events going on can be found on Facebook and Twitter. New members welcome; sailors,
aspirant sailors and non sailors. We are a members club run by volunteers who try to involve
all members in a variety of activities both sailing and social. To enquire about joining call at
the clubhouse, contact any member who will be pleased to help, or contact us on line.