Sunday Sailing report 13/5/18

Hi Folks,

Just a short note from Pat regarding Sunday's Sail and club 500 racing.

Steve thanks again for doing the hard work in sorting the clothing and posting the pictures. Thanks for publicizing the possible closure soon of the Club 500 boats, so get them while you can . Please note there is a full size Dinghy race at the sailing club on Sunday 20th at 12.30 so we may be sailing in the lagoon. Results of last Sundays 500 race are as follows its a short report as there were not many racing. RACE 1 Terry 1st, Phil 2nd both Piers and my boat being turned over and did not finish. RACE 2 Phil 1st, Piers 2nd ,me 3rd and Terry did not finish, so sad! RACE 3 Piers 1st ,me 2nd, Terry and Phil did not finish, very sad!! RACE 4  Me 1st, Piers 2nd, Phil 3rd and Terry did not start as he fried his speedo in the previous race. Though few in number the quality shone through and another enjoyable morning was had and each of us winning a race was fair. Thanks to Terry for timing and setting th…

Sunday sailing 13/5/18.

The weather this morning could not of been any better, the water had small waves, but nothing to deter the determined club 500's! I popped over with some of the new club merchandise to hand out, plus brought my camera along too, so heres a few to make up for the dry weeks ! Videos at bottom of page too!


April update.

Hi guys thanks for your support at last Tuesdays club meeting, I had hoped a few more of you might have been interested in buying some club clothing but nice to see so many of you . We had a good turnout by our standards last Sunday 15th for our official Club 500 races. There was some good close racing with lots of fun being had by all taking part, thanks for those who opened up the gates and who put the course out and of course to Ed for doing a great job as scorer. THE RESULTS WENT AS BELOW 1st race  2nd race 3rd race 4th race Paul       Piers      Paul       Paul Terry     Paul       Piers      Terry Piers      Phil        Phil        Piers Phil        Pat         Pat         Phil Pat        Terry      Terry     Pat Thanks to Paul for giving up his sailing race, Terry for finishing with 1 bladed prop and I lost both blades from mine. All in all a good mornings fun. Glyn tried his 500 but did not race and also sailed his Sea queen which needs more power, Tony sailed his Tug and Do…

Aston Manor Transport Museum, "Models in the Museum" 25/2/18

CMBC were invited to the Aston Manor transport Museums show last weekend, where we were able to set up a static display stand with some of our club members r/c boats on.  The event was well attended by the visiting public and we were all kept busy from time to time discussing model boats in one form or another, so heres a copy of the photo's kindly taken by Museum staff: