Gongs and pots became glittering prizes at the club's Laying Up Supper and Prize-giving on 10 November. The clubhouse was packed to capacity to see fellow club members receive recognition for a variety of endeavours
Ever wondered what you look like from the bridge of a Wightlink ferry in the Solent?
We had the chance to find out recently when we were privileged tocross theSolent asguests ofCaptain Mike Bechley.Actually in the excellent conditions yachts were easily visible.
We discovered that changing your course at the last minute is a bad idea when the ferry is looming over you. That's because the captain has been monitoring you from a great height for some time already - and has planned his course around you accordingly.
The membership committee is launching a "buddy" scheme to involve new members in the Club's activities. We're looking for established members who would like to meet up with a new member on a Tuesday clubnight.
A packed EGM meeting on Tuesday 13th September at the Club house and chaired by our President, Sir Robin Knox-Johnson carried all three resolutions before them by a majority of 10 to 1 inclusive of proxy votes.