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North West Norfolk Week 2016

February 2, 2016 No Comments

Hunstanton Sailing Club is proud to be hosting the first weekend of North West Norfolk Week this year on Saturday 30th July and Sunday 31st July.

For more information about this annual sailing regatta visit the NWNSA website here or visit their facebook page here


Freestyle champ

October 29, 2015 No Comments

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Big congratulations to Kieren Roan​ for winning the amateur UKWA Freestyle Championships in Portland Harbour last weekend. This is the third time Kieren’s won the am title – pro’s next year then! ;-)
Also congrats to Johnny Gambell for taking 2nd in the youths and Arthur Fox 5th in the Ams


best event nomination / vote

September 27, 2015 No Comments

It appears we are one of the nominees for ‘best event of 2015′ for the British Kitesurfing Championships final the club hosted back on the 15th and 16th August.

If you’d like to vote for us follow the link below – there’s also an opportunity to vote for us under the ‘best club’ category ;-)

click here


Honeypot Lid

September 9, 2015 No Comments

As I’m sure you know – the club wouldn’t be able to function without all the amazing volunteers who regularly give up their time and services for free.

With that in mind just want to give a big thanks to Mark Lees for digging out and replacing the cesspit cover.

Not the most glamorous job – but essential all the same – cheers Mark :-)


AED

September 3, 2015 No Comments

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On behalf of the sailing club I just want to say thank you to everyone who made a donation at Sean Sands funeral service back in March and to let you know that your money went towards buying a defibrillator for the club.

Huge thanks to Hunstanton Round Table who – when they heard our plans – stepped in and more than doubled these funds so that we could also buy a weatherproof, temperature-controlled external cabinet for the defibrillator which now means the AED is available to everyone :-)

Pictured are members of Sean’s family together with members of Hunstanton Round Table. Sean was always a keen supporter of the round table’s Christmas swim – and this year in Sean’s memory they plan to donate the money raised towards the air ambulance and RNLI.

If you’ve never done the Christmas swim before and fancy giving it a go this year – registration forms are available here

 


Sunday’s open day cancelled

August 22, 2015 No Comments

Wow – that was a scorcher! :-)

THANK YOU! to everyone that helped out at the taster day today and i hope everyone who took part enjoyed themselves :-)

Just to say we’re going to have to cancel the open day tomorrow (Sunday) as with up to 45mph offshore winds forecast – it would simply be unsafe.

Apologies to anyone who was hoping to come tomorrow….


taster weekend

August 21, 2015 No Comments

Just a quick reminder if you’re coming along to the ‘Family and Friends’ weekend this saturday and sunday (10am – 4pm) – please bring along suitable clothing and particularly footwear (bare-feet not advised). Also please be aware that all under-18′s must be accompanied by an adult – and anyone going on the water must wear a buoyancy aid (available from the club if you don’t have your own) :-)



Family and friends taster weekend

July 27, 2015 No Comments

Sat 22nd – Sun 23rd August the club will be hosting a free taster weekend for your friends and family to come and try sailing, windsurfing, stand-up paddleboarding, kayaking.

Activities from 10am till 4pm  - with a BBQ (weather permitting)

No booking necessary – just turn up on the day and fill out the taster-day form (Under 18′s must be accompanied by an adult)