August Regatta

Great day up the river yesterday for the August regatta. Very good turn out too given the typical bank holiday rainy weather. Wind gusting 25 knots. Although the junior race was abandoned due to the sketchy wind conditions and massively underweight helms; consisting of an average age of 8 years Read more…

Push the Boat out success!

‘Push the Boat Out’ day at Southwold Sailing Club was a real success despite the 30 knot winds which blew for most of the day. Consequently, the only boat that went out was one of our new Laser 2000 club boats. This was sailed solo by our intrepid Pete Lock, basically because no-one Read more…

Huge news for Olympics 2016

Huge news this morning, as Team GB confirm they will be making Southwold their training camp in the run up to the 2016 Olympics in Rio. A team spokesman said “the conditions in Sole Bay are ideal for our sailors as they replicate as closely as possible the conditions they Read more…

Spring Walk

Despite the very “spring” like weather of horizontal rain and a southerly wind gusting to 40mph, 10 intrepid walkers and a few four legged friends enjoyed the inaugural Spring walk on Sunday. After waiting for the main front to pass over, and assured by chief forecaster Alan, that the worst Read more…