Over the recent weekend of 10th & 11th June we have hosted some really lovely people who wished to learn about sailing. Congratulations to the nine adults who attended our RYA Level 1 Start Sailing course and the eleven youngsters who took part on our RYA Youth Stage 1 course. The glorious weather made Whitemere the perfect setting to learn and enjoy. Huge thanks and appreciation to our fabulous volunteer
Published 11:55 on 13 Jun 2023
We are delighted to have received confirmation from the RYA, that Shropshire Sailing Club has been successful in joining the Sailability Programme. As a Sailability venue, we will be able to offer sailing opportunities to more people.
Published 22:03 on 22 Apr 2023
Saturday 8th April. - First youth training and adult refresher sessions of the season. Lots of boats out on the water in the sunshine.
Published 19:56 on 10 Apr 2023
Congratulations to all the new Dinghy Instructors from own club, Chelmarsh SC, Tamworth SC, and Telford SC. Much appreciation to the RYA Coaches Alistair Hodgson and Simon Crawford who had to travel long distances each weekend to lead the aspiring DIs through this course. A great achievement considering the snow and cold weather you have had to deal with on the 2nd weekend. A fantastic result. Well done all.
Published 10:35 on 20 Mar 2023
A busy day at the club with our existing and aspiring RYA Instructors undertaking their first aid course. Well done everyone all passed. Thank you to Chris Hughes from CHMAS for instructing and guiding everyone through the different segments of the course.
Published 12:09 on 29 Jan 2023
The last of three seasonal regattas takes place on Sunday 25th September. Always a popular event to compete in and hone racing skills against others. The format will be the same as previously. 10.15am first start. Four general handicap races. No discards, three or more boats of the same class get their own start with prizes for the winners.
Published 15:32 on 19 Sep 2022
Our annual Youth Sailing Regatta is taking place on 24th September. It is open to all youth members (full and affiliate) at Shropshire SC. Three General Handicap races of approximately 40 minutes in length. Two in the morning and one after lunch. Briefing 10.00am, First start 10:30. Please let us know that you are coming by logging into your portal and using our familiar online "book a slot" method. Select from the activity
Published 15:26 on 19 Sep 2022
We have been given the privilege of hosting one of the International Topper Class Association (ITCA) Midland Open Training Events on Sunday 29th May. The day is run by ITCA coaches giving young racers top tips to improve their racing skills. If you are a Topper sailor and wish to book place then click on this link and follow the instructions on the ITCA webpages.
Published 19:15 on 3 May 2022
Would like to Discover sailing or perhaps Rediscover it after an absence? Shropshire Sailing Club in the heart of the North Shropshire countryside, has an open day between 11am and 4pm on Saturday 21st May. Why not come along and see what we are about. We would love to meet you!
Published 18:59 on 3 May 2022
A polite reminder Membership fees are now due. Please check your emails from the Membership Secretary. We have lots of exciting activities planned for 2022 and it will be great to have you on board.
Published 07:00 on 29 Mar 2022
Several of you have already chosen your preferred dates and volunteered for at least two duties this year. There are still many gaps in the roster so, if you have not already done so, please take the opportunity - see the previous news posting for further details. From 7th March, we will begin to assign duties to those people that have not yet chosen their own dates. If you're assigned
Published 11:13 on 28 Feb 2022
The dates for the 2022 Racing Series and Recreational Sailing have been published and are availble to view - click on the 'CALENDAR' link in the blue menu bar to see the planned events. The sailing duty roster is also now available for club members to select and book their preferred dates. Each club member is requested to perform at least two duties during the year - please click on the 'Portal' link
Published 14:51 on 18 Jan 2022