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2013 Spring Series – Congratulations to Richard & Howard, Emma & Russ and Trevor & Mike…!!

Roger has continued his excellent scorekeeping and here, hot off the press, are the results from the Spring Series: Richard Jones/Howard Shawyer – Palmer Trophy and Club trophy Mervyn Wright/Sophie Singleton – Club trophy Mark Firth/Toby Sparkes – Club Trophy  Best Silver:    … Continue reading

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Sunday Racing 28th April …..

Five teams arrived to a very fractional breeze, blue skies and a good forecast!  It was worth hanging on too….. The fleet cap was away somewhere, and Emma and Russell were planned to be away.  John and Helen were racing … Continue reading

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Winter Warm Up – Third Weekend…. !!

The fleet was greeted this morning by…. FOG!!  Blimey, it was only tuesday that I had to shovel my drive clear of snow, then Friday was 12 degrees – and now this!! So we hung out for around two hours … Continue reading

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Chandlers Closed on Day of Hughes Regatta …!!

Pete from Purple Marine has asked me to pass on that the Datchet chandlery will be closed the weekend of the Hughes Regatta – back the next weekend.  If you want anything, call or see him before Friday 6th July. Top … Continue reading

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Key Dates at Datchet….

Please remember the 13th Cup is this weekend,  Ian Linder (previous winner) has already returned the cup to Mervyn so I am looking forward to a big turnout to contest for the highly acclaimed prize :-))   Phil has sent … Continue reading

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Sunday Race Report – No Sailing !!!

Yes – we got squalled off today !!  There was much competition between fleets to see who could down the most steaming hot tea. We won…. The Club weather gauge seemed stuck at 28.6mph, and with my hand held gadget … Continue reading

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Race Report – Easter Sunday !!

There was a great weather forecast – strong breezes!!… but that was for Monday   😦 Instead at Datchet we had a nice gentle westerly probably around 6-10mph – but cracking good racing!  Ten flying fifteens on the slip, including … Continue reading

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