Friday Night is Club Night and the 1st Friday of each month it is also Quiz Night hosted by Annabel starting at 9pm, next one 6th March. Prizes to be won!
Weekend 13th-14th-15th March is Power Boat Weekend when members are able to come and try out the new RIbcraft, to be named Merlin. The weekend will start on the Friday Club Night at 8pm when there will be a Power / Safety Boat Refresher Talk by the power boat instructors John & Dyane. Saturday14th will be the official naming & launching of Merlin with a short ceremony in the presence of the Town Mayor and the press with a chance to launch our Tasters Days to a wider audience. Refreshments in the race office, maybe the Mayor out in Merlin.
On 21st March there is to be a Fitting Out Social evening with Live Music, more details will follow.
Dinghy Sailing starts on March 29th at 1.30pm
Would you like yacht sailing club single handed? – watch the vlog in the Cruising menu and find out what’s its like.
Committee has decided that we are going to raise funds to purchase an AED (Defibrillator) for the club probably starting with raffles at all our functions. More news on this soon.
Light wind sailing On The Bay.
KILLINGTON SAILING. Sailing at Killington Reservoir in 2019 has now finished. See the Morecambe Sailing Club Facebook Page for any updates. Killington is an inland lake which many of you are now familiar with and it provides a good chance for you to do some helming and racing with some instruction as well as the possibility of some Safety Boat practice and instruction. If personal kit is required from our store then this can be picked up before or after Sunday sailing or Friday evenings. Info from John Gibbison email….johngibbison (click) or ring 07816530848. This is an opportunity for all members.
The Morecambe Youth Sailing Team has places available for new members, come and join and be ready for sailing next summer – see the Youth Team menu for more info.
The club instructor team are always available to provide sail training, Plans are in hand for Sailing and Power Boat courses – if you want some Training or a Have a Go Taster see Training & Taster Page for latest info or Click here to send an email to request any info.
The Clubhouse is open every Friday evening from 8.30pm for members and visitors to enjoy a drink and discuss sailing plans.
Morecambe Sailing Club members are trying to encourage more people to get out sailing on Morecambe Bay by holding “Have a Go” Sailing Taster Days. All equipment is provided just have some trainers that can get wet. You will have the opportunity to crew and to “steer” a dinghy and a ride in a power boat! – Missed our tasters so far? Then see Training & Tasters Page for more info.
THE CLUBHOUSE IS AVAILABLE FOR HIRE. Ideal for a family party, small business meeting, charity event, another Club activity etc. So far we have had Canoe and Hockey Club, Lions Club, Diving Club Training, Beaumont College Conference days, family parties, Fishermen Meeting and more. Aiming this at members, friends of the Club and friends of our members – please put the word out! COSTS: A member’s own private function is £50 for a full day and £25 for a part day (am/pm/ev). The non-member booking rate is £70 per day and £35 per part day. Charity events: member rates apply. These rates include use of kitchen. The bar can be open at no extra charge as long as it can be staffed by approved persons. Full details are on the Booking Form FOR ANY ENQUIRIES contact the Secretary Chris Spicer, please email : The Secretary. All bookings must be supported by completion of a Booking Form – Download Clubhouse Booking Form here and / or phone Rosie Ryder on 01524 927977 or 07810 483102
Please also check the Noticeboard for more updates, news & notices. What’s the HAT? – see the Noticeboard
The MSC Website – please email the webmaster if you wish to make any useful observations or send any good photographs.
Current Live Morecambe Bay Wind at Fleetwood