RS 400, 700 and 800 Nationals at HISC this week

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RS 400, 700 and 800 Nationals Championships at HISC

No racing for the RS400, RS700 and RS800 class Volvo Noble Marine UK National Championships taking place at HISC . . . Better luck Friday . . .

The Notice of Race and Sailing Instructions are available here

For more details see the event page here

HISC Youth Speed Trial

Due to high winds the Youth Regatta was reformatted as a speed trial . . . A large fleet of Tera's, Feva's and a lone RS200 sailed a total of 74 runs over the afternoon and great fun was had by all trying to push the boats to the limit . . .

Congratulations to the Tera winner Abi Tuttle and the Feva winners Rupert and Henry Jameson.

Images posted in the HISC Gallery

Full results here in the Open Results

RS400 National Championships at HISC

Ben and Sarah Robertson from the Royal Forth YC won the opening race of the RS400 UK National Championship at HISC . . .

After a long wait for enough wind to race in, Ben and Sarah Robertson finished ahead of Andy Hatch and Dan Hawkins of Queen Mary SC.

In third were James Sinclair and Ben Wilcox of East Lothian YC.

Full results here

Your chance to sail an RS Elite

2016 Chichester Harbour Race Week

From August 15-19 HISC hosted one of the biggest and best dinghy regattas in the country which attracted 400 entries . . . The increase in entries, coupled with the excellent sailing conditions returned the 52 year old Chichester Harbour regatta to its best . . .

2016 Chichester Harbour Race Week - Overall winners

Fast Asymmetric - Adam Golding (Hayling Island SC) - RS700

Medium Asymmetric - Iain Palmer (Hayling Island SC) - Vortex

RS400 - Caroline Martin & Nick Martin (Lee on Solent)

Fireball - David Sayce & Nick Rees (Hayling Island SC)

Fast Handicap - Simon Lytton & Jackie Lytton (Hayling Island SC) - Merlin Rocket

D-Zero, RSAero 9 - Ian Morgan (Netley Sailing Club) - D-Zero

Finn - Peter McCoy (Emsworth Slipper SC)

RS200 - Tom Morris & Emma Morris (Hayling Island SC)

Laser - Sam Tweedle (Emsworth SC)

Medium Handicap - John Excell & Simon Goldfarb (Emsworth Slipper SC) - Laser Stratos

Laser Radial - Daniel Wigmore (Grafham Water SC)

Laser 4.7 - Annabel Whelan (Hayling Island SC)

Solo - Nick Peters (Hayling Island SC)

RS Feva - Freddie Peters & Louis Johnson (Hayling Island SC)

Scow - Izzie Lee (Bosham SC)

Slow Handicap - Samuel Brackley (Felpham SC) - Topper

RS Tera - Ben Tuttle (Hayling Island SC)

Optimist - Sam Dickinson (Hayling Island SC)

RS Elite - Nick, Kate & John Peters (Hayling Island SC)

X OD - Jerrold Alexander & Steve Dover (Itchenor SC)

Results here

Pontoon to be Avoided

The pontoon has been removed and is currently being stored on the beach. Please do not let your children climb on the pontoon sections as they could be dangerous . . . Thank you.

Regatta Weekend - HISC Regatta results

HISC Annual Regatta took place on Sunday 7th August . . . Results are now posted in the 2016 Open results . . .

HISC Regatta results here

2016 Fireball National Championship - Final Day

Tom Gillard and Richard Anderton are the winners of the 2016 UKGlobal Fireball National Championships at HISC . . . Christian Birrell and Vyv Townend were second and in third Matt Burge and Richard Wagstaff . . .

Final UKGlobal Fireball National Championship leading positions:

1st GBR 15127 Tom Gillard / Richard Anderton Sheffield Viking SC 14 pts
2nd GBR 15096 Christian Birrell / Vyv Townend Bough Beech SC 23 pts
3rd GBR 15123 Matt Burge / Richard Wagstaff Poole YC 27 pts
4th GBR 15122 David Hall / Paul Constable Blackwater SC 47 pts
5th GBR 15133 Kevin Hope / Russell Thorne Notts County 50 pts
6th SUI 14799 Claude Mermod / Ruedi Moser RCO 60 pts
7th GBR 15120 Vincent Horey / Robert Gardiner King George Sailing Club 61 pts
8th GBR 15113 Ian Pinnell / Andrew Bonsey Hayling Island SC 63 pts
9th GBR 15124 Peter Kyne / Tom Kyne Brightlingsea sailing club 69 pts
10th GBR 15119 Sophie Weguelin / Eilidh McIntyre Royal Leamington Yacht Club 73 pts


Full results here

See latest images for the Fireball Nationals on the HISC Gallery

For more details of the event see the Fireball Nationals event page.

HISC at 29er UK & Open Nationals and RS Tera Worlds

Crispin Beaumont and Tom Darling are the 2016 Zhik 29er UK National Champions . . . HISC sailors dominated the 29er UK Nationals with the overall top 3, the all girl winners and junior winners . . . And at the RS Tera Worlds in Spain, Robbie McDonald won Silver in the Sport World Championship . . .

Also at the Tera Worlds Phoebe Peters came 9th and was the first girl at the championships.

At the 29er Nationals HISC placed:

UK National Champions - Tom Darling sailing with Crispin Beaumont (Bartley Green SC)
2nd James Hammett with James Eales (Royal Lymington YC)
3rd Nick Robins and Billy Vennis-Ozanne
Ladies National Champions - Emily Covell sailing with Hannah Bristow (Leigh & Lowton SC)
Top Juniors - Henry Jameson with Harry Jones (Draycote Water SC)

HISC at 29er & RS Feva World Championships

Two of the major junior dinghy classes held their World Championships last week - the 29er class in Medemblik and the RS Feva in Santander . . . Both featured HISC members competing strongly for the titles and finishing on the podium . . . Congratulations to Fin Dickinson HISC and Will Pank, Norwich School who are the 2016 RS Feva world champions . . . Freddie Peters and Louis Johnson took silver . . . At the 29er World Championships Crispin Beaumont and Tom Darling took bronze . . . Congratulations to them and to all the other HISC members taking part . . .

Youth Open Race Week 2016 at HISC

Youth Open Race Week at HISC has now finished and the full results are posted . . . Congratulations to everyone who took part . . .

HISC 2016 Youth Race Week - Class Winners:
Tera Gold - Ben Tuttle HISC
Tera Silver - Esther Tuttle HISC
Tera Red Ribbon - Holly Pyke HISC
RS Feva - Angus Kilpatrick Archie Stokes HISC
Optimist Gold - Libby Thompson HISC
Optimist Silver - Laura Elms HISC
Optimist  Red Ribbon - Ben Charlesworth HISC
Handicap Fleet - Charlie South Stokes Bay SC

See the full results here

And lots of images from the week in hte HISC Gallery

Calling all 500 Club Members

Are you a winner ? . . . The 500 Club draw for July has taken place . . . Many congratulations to our winners and thanks to everyone who takes part . . .

The winners this month are . . .  

1st prize                £183.75                 Richard Curties

2nd prize               £91.88                   David Dawkins

3rd prize                345.94                   Mark Mathews

4th prize                £27.56                   Toni Durrant

5th prize                £18.38                   John Cook

Remember - the more subscribers there are the higher the winnings

 Entry forms are available from Reception

The 500 Club Committee

HISC at RS Elite Nationals

Mike and Caroline McIntyre and Simon Childs recorded a resounding victory at the RS Elite National Championships in Northern Ireland . . . In second was another HISC boat, Aeolus of Ossie, Cameron and Tom Stewart . . . Can’t wait for the Nationals to be held at Hayling Island Sailing Club next year!

HISC Team are UK National Sailing League Champions

Congratulations to all of the teams in the first UK National Sailing League final . . . but especially the Hayling Island SC team of Imogen Stanley, Paul Childs, Chris Witty and Chris O'Neill . . . They are National Champions and gain the right to compete alongside an RTYC team at the International Championships in Sardinia (September).

RS Tera Class Southern Area Championships

RS Tera Class Southern Area Championships at HISC over the weekend of the 16 and 17 July . . . William Caiger from Bough Beech SC won the RS Tera Pro event and Robbie McDonald of HISC the RS Tera Sport fleet . . .

For more Tera images see the HISC Gallery here

Also check the HISC facebook pages

Full results are available here

Entry List is available here

The Notice of Race & Sailing Instructions available here

HISC is Open for Summer - Dining every day

As you may know we have started our Summer Dining / Bar hours in the Club House . . . Last night we were very quiet, so could I please ask that if you are planning to come down tonight for Dinner that you give us a call and let us know to expect you . . . Dinner is available from 6 pm to 8 pm and it would help our chefs if we know how many are expected . . . Call 02392 463768 . . .

Bar and Restaurant Opening Times (1 July to 4 Sept 2016)

Main Bar

Every Day - 1100 to 2300  hrs closing time subject to deman

Dining Room - Servery

Breakfast - Every Day - 0800 to 1030 hrs

Lunch - Every Day - 1230 to 1430 hrs

Dinner - Every Day - 1900 to 2100 hrs

Kid's Tea - Every Day - 1730 to 1830 hrs

Snack Bar

Every Day  - 0900 to 1700 hrs closing time subject to demand

HISC at Tasar Nationals

Rod and Maureen Porteous were delighted to win the Tasar Nationals which were held at Whitstable YC over the weekend . . . And well deserved after 16 years in the class . . . Rod and Maureen posted a 2,5,1,1,1 to take the title with 5 point lead over Constantijn Udo a previous multiple national champion . . . Nick and Tessa Lancaster, also from HISC, finished sixth . . .

HISC Photo Gallery

A new Photo Gallery link has been added to the club web site on the main menu bar dropdown and in the RH side bar . . . Go to the gallery site page for details of posting images . . .

Instructions as to how member uploads can be carried out and also how they are controlled by the site moderator will be on the home page of the HISC photo site.

Click her for the HISC Photo Gallery

Changes to Ferry Operation

The HISC Ferry is now operational and will be running Sat & Sun 8.30 am to 5.30 pm and Thursday evenings 6 pm to 9 pm for the Sundowner series. Any other trips can be arranged by calling the office and giving the team a days notice.

Sailing Championships at HISC

Hayling Island SC has over 50 years experience of organising National, International and Olympic training and selection events . . . HISC has the capability and track record to successfully host ISAF accredited championships attracting 400+ entries . . .

The club has played a leading role in British sailing, encouraging innovation and development and nurturing many generations of sailing champions including five Olympic medallists.

To see what HISC can offer your Championship or Open event Click Here . . .

New Online Booking

The Club has a new online booking facility which will allow members to book any of the Club Events that are organised . . . Most events will go live on the system six weeks before they occur and each booking is completed with an online payment . . .

Members will receive an email message (from Golf  Leisure . . .) which will have your user name and password to access the online portel. Once you have received this you can change your username and password to something more memorable via My account. NOTE: This has been delayed but should go out by the end of this week (11 Oct).

You will also be able to change your contact details registered with HISC.

Note that cancellations and refunds cannot be done through the online system. You will need to phone the Club office if you change your mind.

Non members will also be able to book certain events e.g. Accommodation.

Members will be able to book:

  • Accommodation
  • Training Courses
  • Ticketed Events
  • Dinghy Hire.

Booking Example

Eating at HISC

July-August 2016

Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Every Day 08:00 - 10:30

Every Day 12:30 - 14:30

Every Day 19:00 - 21:00

Drinks, Snacks and Lunch
Hot Food from 12:00
Every Day 09:00 - 17:00

Every Day 11:00 - 23:00

All hours subject to change depending on demand

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