Sailing Program and Social Events
January 2022 - March 2023  updated 8Jun2022 Archive

Program as PDF (may not be updated, easier to print) Web, Card. Rug 8 (River Users Group) events between Molesey and Sunbury Locks
The Club is open every Sunday, and Wednesday evening, throughout the year.
On Sundays the bar is open between races, lunch is available from 13:00, tea and cakes from 15:00; please come and join us.
On Sundays the 14:00 activity will be Training, a Fun activity, or Cruising (TFC) with emphasis on giving less experienced members a better sailing experience including sailing with different boats and helm/crew. At 13.30 on the Sunday nearest to the start of the month from June to September there will be a “Newcomers” talk and/or demonstration on basic aspects of seamanship, including sailing rules, 1st aid, capsize drill and patrol boat handling.
.Sailing Instructons, Sailing Series Details, Newcomers Details.

All activities are at the club unless otherwise specified; those without a day specified are on Sunday.
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           Time
  Date
11:00
12:00 14:00 15:30 Notes
 January 2022
 New Years Day Substitute Sail from 11:00 and Pot luck lunch
 Sat 22




Burns Night, bookiking by 18 Jan
 March
 Sat 19



 Start of Season Party 15:00
 27
 Sunrise 1  Spring 1  TFC
 SpA 1 / Bosun 1
Start of BST
 April
 03
 Sunrise 2  Spring 2  TFC  SpA 2 / Laser 1
Sat 09
 Working Party 10:30 - 16:00
10
 Sunrise 3  Spring 3  TFC  Sprint 1 & 2
17
 Easter Egg Trophy, 4 races, best 3 to count
 Sat 23

Quiz and Indian take away supper
 24
 Sunrise 4  Spring 4  TFC  Spa 3/ Bosun 2
 May
 01  Sunrise 5  Spring 5  TFC  SpA 4 / Laser 2
Wednesday 04



 Start of Wednesday afternoon sailing
 08  Sunrise 6  
  Spring 6  TFC  Sprint 3 & 4
Chestnut Sunday Bushy Park NOT ON
 14
 RYA Discover Sailing Open Day 10:30 – 16:00
 15
 RYA Discover Sailing Open Day 10:30 – 16:00
Sat 21
 Mid Thames Trophy inter club racing at Hampton S C 
 22

  RYA Discover Sailing Open Day 10:30 – 16:00
 Training and Fun Sailing

 29
 Sunrise 7  Spring 7
 Newcomers Summer 1 / Bosun 3
 June
 05
 Sunrise 8  Spring 8  TFC Summer 2 /
Laser 3

 Sat 11
 AQSC Regatta  Sailors supper Cancelled
 12  AQSC Regatta with strawberry cream teas
 19
 Sunrise 9
 Spring 9
 TFC
 Sprint 5, 6
 Wed 22  
 Mid Summer Cruise & pub supper leave 18:00
 26
 Sunrise 10  Spring 10  TFC
 Summer 3 / Bosun 4
July
 03  Sunrise 11
 Spring 11
 Newcomers
 Summer 4 / Laser 4
 10  Sunrise 12
 Spring 12
Spring 12
 Summer 5 /  Bosun 5 Hampton Court flower show (4-9 Jul)
Sat 16
 Molesey Amateur Regatta; no activities on the river
Summer Social - supper & musical entertainment  19:30
 17
 Sunrise 13  Spring 13  TFC
 Summer 6 / Laser 5 Molesey Rowing Club youth/disabled Regatta, no sailing down sream of AQSC.
 24
 Sunrise 14 Spring 14  TFC
 Sprint 7/8
 31
 Earlybird 1  Autumn 1  Newcomers  Summer 7 / Bosun 6
 August
 07
 Earlybird 2  Autumn 2  TFC
 Summer 8 / Laser 6
 Sat 13




DIY BBQ 6:00pm. & cruise to Sunbury Regatta fireworks
 14
 Earlybird 3   Autumn 3   TFC
 Summer 9 /Bosun 7
 21
 Earlybird 4   Autumn 4   TFC
 Summer 10/ Laser 7  
 28
  Fun Sailing and BBQ from 11:30
 September
 04
 Earlybird 5  Autumn 5  Newcomers
 Sprint  9, 10  
 11
 Earlybird 6  Autumn 6  TFC
 Summer 11 / Bosun 8
 Sat 17
  
 Shakespearian  Evening supper & entertainment 19:30
 18
 Earlybird 7   Autumn 7  TFC
 SpA 5 / Laser 8
 25
 Earlybird 8  Autumn 8  TFC
 SpA 6 / Bosun 9
 October
 02
 Earlybird 9  Autumn 9  TFC
 SpA 7 / Laser 9
 Sat 08

 Oktoberfest - supper and entertainment 19:30
 09
 Earlybird 10  Autumn 10  TFC
 Sprint 11, 12
 16
 Earlybird 11  Autumn 11  TFC
 SpA 8 / Bosun 10
  22





  23
 Earlybird 12  Autumn 12  TFC
 SpA 9 / Laser 10
  Wed 26





  30  Earlybird 13  Autumn 13    SpA 10 / Bosun 11  End of BST
 November
 06
 Earlybird 14  Autumn14  TFC  SpA 11 / Laser 11
 Sat 12

 Club Pickle Dinner 7:30pm
 December
 Sat 03

 AGM, Prize Giving and End of Season Party 19:30
 Sat 11

 Cheats Christmas Party 12:30
 Wed 21

 Seasonal Nibbles 19:30
 January 2023 
 Sun 01
 New Year’s Day Sail 11:00 & Pot Luck Lunch 13:00  
 Sat 28

 Burns Night
 February 2023
 Sat 28

 Ladies Night - supper and entertainment  19:30
 March 2023
 Sat 18




 Start of Season Party 19:30
 26
 Sunrise 1  Spring 1    SpA 1/ Bosun 1  Start of BST

Sailing Activities Details 2022

    All races will start on time; races will not be delayed because competitors are not ready.   
    Wednesday afternoon Sailing will be from 15:30 starting on 4 May and ending on 28 September; there will be an informal race starting at 6:30pm whenever conditions are suitable. A trophy will be awarded; the number of races to count being half the number of races sailed in the series. The bar will open when sailing finishes.
    The Cundy Trophy long distance race will take place, on a day when the weather is suitable, concurrent with a scheduled Sunday afternoon race.
 Series

 Trophies

 Notes
 Sunrise
Sunrise Trophy
14 races from 27 March  to 24 July (7 to count)
 Spring Handicap Trophy
14 races from 27 March to 24 July (7 to count)
 Summer
Main 12' Trophy
11 races at 15.30 between 29 May and 11 September (6 to count)
 Laser
Laser Cup 11 Laser results are extracted from alternate SpA and Summer Series (6 to count)
 Bosun Bosun Trophy
11 Bosun results are extracted from alternate SpA and Summer Series (6 to count)
 Earlybird
Earlybird Trophy
14 races at 11:00 from 31 July  to 6 November (7 to count)
 Autumn Cruiser Trophy
14 races at 14.00 between 1 August and 6 November (7 to count)
 Spring/Autumn (SpA)
Saturday Trophy
11 races at 15.30 between 27 March and 6 November (6 to count)
 Sprint Enterprise Cup
6 pairs of short races at 15.30 between 2 April and 10 October (6 to count)

Newcomers Talks Details 2022

29 May  
"Basic Sailing Rules", followed by novelty event to illustrate them
3 July
"Patrol Boat Handling and Rendering Assistance", followed by hands on exercises
31 July "Recovering from a Capsize" followed by capsize drills
4 Sept "Getting round a course faster" followed by short races