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Friday, 16th February 2018
Work Parties 2018
By: Beverley Smith

Dates for the Work Parties this year are

28th January     10am     43 people came to help maintain the club.

4th February      10am     49 members getting the club ready for this seasons activities. There's still lots to do.

11th February    10am     44 members working together so that all club members have a good years sailing and socialising.

Thank you to all club members whose work makes the club the awesome place that all club members love to use.

Friday, 16th February 2018
6 NEW D.I.
By: Beverley Smith

Today 6 of our youth sailors passed their Dinghy Instructors qualification after months of training finishing with a weeks course and a full days assessment.

Congratulations to

Olivia, Jack, Victoria, Zac, Amy and Josh

Are there any other experienced sailors in the club who would like to become qualified instructors?

For more information contact

Wednesday, 24th January 2018
Subscription renewals 2018
By: Simon Hayes

At the AGM in November is was decided that the subscription year would be changed to April 1st to March 31st this was suggested to make it a bit less of a financial burden just after christmas and also to bring us into line with other local sailing clubs.  Renewal forms will be sent out in the 2nd week of February and we would ask that you return the completed form as soon as possible with a post dated cheque for the 1st of April 2018. If you wish to pay direct into the bank please complete your form and return it so the figures can be checked before payment is made on the 1st April.


Wednesday, 24th January 2018
Duties for February and March
By: Richard Kurzyca

Duties have been allocated for February and March.  To see them, please click on Calendar and then the link to 'calendar with duties' which will present a pdf document.

Richard Kurzyca

Thursday, 18th January 2018
Trophy Race / Laying Up Supper
By: Beverley Smith

The Laying Up Supper 

will be on

21st January at 4pm.      £7 per head

After the last race of this season

The Backbone Trophy

2/2 to count


Please let me know before the day if you would like to eat.

Thursday, 18th January 2018
Samuel Shackle Sports Award
By: Beverley Smith

Samuels EFDC Young Sports Award

£500 grant towards 2018 Topper Worlds, Longcheer YC, Shenzhen, China


Well Done to Samuel Shackle

for winning an Epping Forest District Council Young Sports Award.

In recognition of his hard work and success at Regional and National level, Samuel has been awarded a £500 grant towards attendance, equipment and training for the '2018 Topper Worlds' in China.

Well done Samuel

Fly the flag for Broxbourne Youth


Epping Forest District Council Young Sports Award


The award is aimed to help young athletes aged 13-25 to develop further in their sports.

Awards can range from between £100 to £1000 which can help young people pay for any costs associated with their sporting activity.

To be eligible for the award young people must;

   Be aged 13-25

   Closing date for applications(24th November)

   Live in the Epping Forest District (or if at collage/university,return    home to the Epping Forest District during the holidays)

   Compete at county, regional or national level in a nationally governed sport.


Tuesday, 2nd January 2018
By: Beverley Smith

We are looking for up to 12 complete beginners or just started adults or young people (over 8 years old) for sailing sessons on 15th and 16th February to help with development of our next generation of instructors.

No charge

Lunch included

More details nearer the time

Please contact Brian for more information or to volunteer



Happy New Year xxx

Sunday, 3rd December 2017
Christmas Party 9th December
By: Beverley Smith

All Club Members Are Invited To The

Broxbourne Sailing Club Christmas Party


Saturday 9th December 

Please bring something for the buffet table

We have a list of ideas by the galley

The 11 to 25s reckon they can beat the rest of us at fun and games


Saturday, 25th November 2017
First Aid Course 16th December
By: Beverley Smith

First Aid Course

16th December

£10 for club members

£50 for non members

Please contact Bev if you are interested in doing this course

Tuesday, 7th November 2017
AGM 29th November 2017
By: Simon Hayes

The AGM will be held at the clubhouse on Wednesday 29th November starting at 7.30pm.

The outgoing committee has proposed some major changes to Subscription and membership rules.

Please try and make it to this years meeting as it is your club. 

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