On 13-15th April 2018 we are running Power Boat Level 2, cost of just £190 for club members including 2 nights accommodation & food. Venue Brightlingsea, great place, practical interesting course. Only 9 places available. Contact Liz to book or get more information.
Published 09:38 on 18 Dec 2017
Our traditional Christmas Pudding Race and Social takes place the weekend before Christmas. As well as a prize for winning the race, we also give one for the best decorated boat....in previous years we have had Christmas trees on the bow and lots of tinsel! The race for the pudding, is at 11:00 followed by complimentary mince pies and sausage rolls accompanied by some Christmas jollities.....a raffle, Christmas jokes and brainteasers....come and see!...it will
Published 18:28 on 11 Nov 2017
This is a very important day in the club's calendar and gives our members the opportunity to reflect on what HCYC has been up to over the past year and applaud our prize-winners. You will also have a chance to say how we can develop and improve our lovely club. Please come along after the usual Sunday racing. Your support is vital to the successful running of our club. Tea/Coffee and light refreshments will be
Published 15:17 on 18 Oct 2017
Over the last couple of years we have attended the RNLI Quiz in Hatfield and enjoyed a sociable evening testing our brain skills, boosted by a Fish and Chip Supper. This year we plan to gather together three teams of eight. Prior to advertising this event we have, by word of mouth, already filled most of the spaces, but if you are interested please contact Marion Dunne:( firstname.lastname@example.org ) to find out
Published 16:34 on 20 Sep 2017
Please come and help on our Autumn Work Day at HCYC. Our work days in Spring and Autumn are the ideal opportunity for members to show their support and give a few hours of their time to help maintain our lovely club. We have a variety of jobs to suit all skills and abilities. We also have a good range of tools available, but feel free to bring your own (best
Published 16:31 on 20 Sep 2017
In Memory of our ex Vice Commodore, the flamboyant Mr Ray Parish, we are holding a 2 hour Endurance Race starting 10:30 in Pursuit Race Format. Please arrive at 09:30 when Joyce C will be serving Bacon Butties until 14:00. Teams will comprise of 4 persons in 2 hander sloops. The Helm can stay on for any length of time, but for at least 30 minutes you must carry a child or
Published 15:22 on 5 Sep 2017
This is the last of our Training/Activity Weekends of the season. Our previous weekends have been really successful with a great atmosphere at the club. If you would like some training please get in touch with Liz our Commodore at email@example.com or just come along to the club to soak up the fun! Watch for the global email giving up-to-date details.
Published 09:26 on 25 Aug 2017
We will be running a Start Sailing Course over two days. On Saturday at 11am Jim (our sailing secretary), is running a "Sailing with Spinnakers" Session. This can be for anybody.... even those already proficient . We will have a kids Oppi/Topper session Saturday at 11am and our DUCK RACE on Sunday about 14:30. If you fancy a little go at racing Sunday at 13:30 we will run a short "learn about racing" session followed
Published 11:45 on 31 Jul 2017
HCYC members are invited to come and join in the fun on our first of four Activity/Training Weekends this Summer. There will be Training on both days ( this needs to be booked with the Commodore beforehand) and we are also having a Saturday Night BBQ (5:30pm). Please bring your own food to cook and beverages to drink though tea/coffee/soft drinks will be available at the usual charge.
Published 16:00 on 6 Jun 2017
Enjoy a Wednesday club night with an early social sail from 3pm, BBQ at 6pm followed by an "Après Sail" talk by long term HCYC member, Ian Meaden. Sausages and and burgers will be available at a reasonable price (proceeds to the charity Parkinson's UK), or bring your own food. Ian is a naval architect and has a wealth of knowledge about ships and how they have developed over the centuries. He is also
Published 11:44 on 18 May 2017