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Shoreham Bake Off and balcony opening

Monday 2nd May was set to be a great one, but we had to postpone it until Wednesday, so apologies to anyone that missed out. So, on Wednesday after an idyllic sail in light winds out at sea, we celebrated our new balcony with an official opening and the first Great Shoreham Bake off. The […]

News, Social

Wednesday evening BBQ’s

Starting on Wednesday 27 April, the BBQ will be lit before we launch and members are encouraged to bring your own food for cooking – as well as make the most of our excellant bar prices. This is a relaxed and sociable way to wind down after an exhilarating (!!) race. If the forecast is […]

News, Social

Improvers and families… Get, set, go

It’s suddenly here hooray! This Saturday is the first Improver and family session of the season starting at 11 and the weather is looking fine for sailing but has been increasing steadily. If it gets too windy we will concentrate on land activities and improving our practical skills. This year we will be following the […]

News, Training

New gate padlock

We have a new padlock for the vehicle gate, which uses the same code as before and should be a lot easier to use, and Chris has kindly written some instructions on its use. The security of the club and your boats is everyone’s responsibility so locking the gate properly is very important. Instructions for […]


Club development – have your say

The committee have started working on a Club development plan, and we can’t do it without your help – but don’t worry it should only take a few minutes of your time. The plan will cover the next five years and we are looking at where to focus our energies; Recreational sailing Coaching and training […]

Development, News

Club safety boat training – Saturday 9 April

Kevin Headon and his team will be holding a club safety boat training session at the clubhouse on Saturday 9 April from 9:30 am until approximately 4:0pm. This will involve  classroom  and practical basic training in the club safety boats on the water. The course aims to provide some basic training for safety boat crews […]

News, Training

Adur Sailing Club

We’re excited to announce that Adur Sailing Club, who were previously based out of the Adur Outdoor Centre, which is currently in voluntary liquidation will be joining us at Shoreham SC for the season, whilst they wait to find out the fate of their previous base. To ensure the continuation of the club their members […]


Race officer training – Postponed

Race officer training on Saturday 9 April has been postponed Ross Jackson and Richard Bramley will be holding a Club Race Officer training session at the clubhouse and practical training on ‘Sentinel’ on Saturday 9 April from 10am until approximately 2:30pm. The course is for anyone who would either like to become a race officer […]


Abandoned boats – notice to sell

Under Section 12 (iii) Abandoned boats, trailers, of the Shoreham SC Constitution, we have issued a number of boats with a ‘Notice to sell’ as we do not have a record of ownership and/or payment for storage since at least the end of 2013. Please take a few minutes to look at the photos below […]



During a tidy up of the race office the following were found; Car key Two watches Lisa Whitney has got them and if you think they might be yours then please get in touch with her describing the item you’ve lost –


2016 family days

We’re running our popular family and improver days this season thanks to the invaluable efforts of Gareth grifiths and his team. See the poster below for all the info you need or contact Gareth to find out more.


Working party – Sunday 13th March

There is a Workparty planned for this coming Sunday 13th. We will be starting at 8.30am and plan to be done before noon so people will have the afternoon free. Tea, coffee and biscuits will be provided. If you are able to come and help, please see the list of jobs below. Let me know […]



Dutyman is now up and running so please sign up for your 2016 duties here. If you aren’t registered then please could you contact Richard Bramley to get a login and password. From last year’s dutyman records we know of around 30 people who did not do any duties at all. We will be in […]


New balcony

It is with great excitement that we can announce that we have a new balcony – and what a balcony it is! You will be able to see for yourselves when the season starts but in the meantime please look at the gallery that John Mills has created documenting the destruction of the old and […]


Powerboat course for club members

We’re delighted to be offering club members the chance to do an RYA Powerboat 2 course which we will be running on the 19th and 20th March. The course will be run over two days, using the club boats and is offered to members at £170. The club is prepared to offer a £50 subsidy […]


Membership renewals

All 2016 membership renewals have now been emailed so please get in touch if you haven’t received yours. Members receive a 5% discount on fees if they are paid before 31st Januar. To benefit from this, send them in asap by cheque or bank transfer. Email:


Schedule of racing

The racing programme is now available to view online. Dutyman is in the process of being updated and it will be available shortly for you to select your duties. All members will be notified.

News, Racing

Sussex YC Cooler series

Members are invited to enter the Sussex YC Cooler series which is sailed in the canal at the Southwick Clubhouse. Entry fees ar £10 for a double-hander and £5 for a single-hander. Food available après race from the galley January 2016 Race 1 & 2 Sunday 17th @ 11:00 Race 3 & 4 Sunday 24th […]