video sponsored by St Ives Holidays
St Ives Sailing Club is a small pleasant membership that sails in St Ives Bay as typically because the climate permits. Membership crusing in spring and summer time is on Wednesday evenings (so long as the sunshine permits) and Saturday afternoons till October, after which we solely sail on Saturdays till Christmas. Sailors of all ages and skills are very welcome to hitch the membership and in case you are a customer to St Ives who can already sail then you’re welcome to return out with us as properly.
Most boats are owned by members, however we do have 5 membership boats – two Lasers, two Picos and one Stratos – that are used for coaching and typically out there for members and momentary members to make use of (in that order). We don’t rent out boats, however do anticipate a donation of £5 per crusing session.
We race a handicap fleet, which suggests all is truthful and equitable. Two races in spring and summer time on Saturdays, one race on Wednesdays and two races on autumn Saturdays – please see notices of race for full particulars. We even have a regatta annually when visiting boats are additionally welcome to hitch us, together with O of C members. For those who would moderately merely take pleasure in a sail in probably the most picturesque bay within the nation at your personal tempo then our security boat crew and the occasional dolphin will hold a watchful eye over you.
If you wish to be concerned however don’t want to sail then we additionally want individuals to assist crew our security boat or assist out our race officers within the tower on Smeaton’s Pier.
We now have a small cabin and boat yard behind The Sloop automotive park within the centre of St Ives. Why not drop in and say hey?
more info: http://www.stivessailingclub.com/