Monthly Archives: March 2017

The Chris Black Sprint 15 Icicle Winter Event at Grafham

Picture © Neil Klabe The Chris Black Sprint 15 Icicle traveller event was sailed on 19 March. Undoubtedly, the strong winds forecast put off some though, in the event, 13 travellers joined 4 locals for some good sailing in a South Westerly force 4/5 breeze gusting to force 6. The conditions did not deter new […]

2017 Leisure & Training Season

Our leisure and training sailing season kicks off next Saturday 1st April.  Activities are: For Adults: Sailing Clinic in the Morning – book with the Office if you are interested Club Coaching: 12 noon until 2pm – free for Club Members Sociable Saturday: – meet in the café from 2:30pm for briefing, followed by one […]

Instructor Day!

All our instructors are welcome to our Instructor Day being held on 20th May 2017 running alongside this year’s RYA Push the Boat Out event.   This will give everyone the opportunity to meet both Matt and myself, and discuss any future courses you’d like to help out with over the forthcoming months and also have […]

Zhik Noble Marine 29er Sprint Championship

Grafham Water Sailing Club hosted the inaugural Zhik Noble Marine Sprint Championships over the weekend of the 11/12 March. Light winds curtailed the event though the buzz through the fleet after the one day of completed racing suggests the sailors are keen to keep it going next year. Click through for complete report.

Club Racing: 19th March

On Sunday 19 March it is the Sprint 15 Winter Traveller Open which is run in with Club Racing. As in previous years, tor the first two races of the day, the Sprint 15 catamarans start will begin the sequence. The 0 board is the Sprint 15s 3 minute warning and they will start on numeral 3. […]


The 2017 CSYSA AGM will be held tomorrow (14th March) at Grafham Water Centre, starting at 7:30pm. The meeting room can be accessed via the decking at the front of the building. The AGM will be followed by a committee meeting where the main topic of discussion will be the NSSA Regatta at Grafham Water […]

Want to teach others to Sail…..

The Club are running the first of two Dinghy Instructor courses from 17th to 21st April for those of you who have always wanted to teach others the sport that you love, or perhaps even had the qualification some years ago but let it go due to family or other commitments. Phone the office for further […]