Tall Ships Race at Sunderland 10 to 14 July:
For those looking forward to seeing the Tall Ships Race visit Sunderland in July, a navigation notice has been released which details arrangements for spectating and visiting craft. If you intend to visit by boat it is well worth having a look at the requirements well in advance as there are restrictions in…
Full Article: Royal Northumberland Yacht Club – Tall Ships Race at Sunderland 10 to 14 July, Ray McGinty
Sandcastle Building Competition and Race to Newton – June 9/10 2018:
Totally dependent on weather – ‘whether’ the winds are from the west and ‘whether’ there is a nice big high over us.
A decision will be made towards the end of the week commencing 4th June.
Set off any time on the 9th June from RNYC. If you are racing take your time from the moment you leave the piers to the moment you start to drop anchor in Newton Bay. This may include the time you drop sails and motor into position. Let Tony Freeth have your times.
There will be a line drawn in the sand below high water mark. Approx half tide (17.00hrs) you will proceed to said line and start building a sandcastle on the seaward side of the line.
Full Article: Royal Northumberland Yacht Club – Sandcastle Building Competition and Race to Newton – June 9/10 2018, Ray McGinty