Broadwater Lake, off Moorhall Road
Harefield, Middlesex UB9 6PD
10 mins from the M25/M40 junction

First Aid Course
Saturday 3rd August 2024 9am to 5pm

An additional First Aid course is being arranged at Broadwater SC on Saturday 3 August 2024 9am to 5pm. If you are interested in joining please let me know asap.

This is in addition to the course arranged by Peter Joseph on Saturday 21 September which is full.

Thanks,
Andy

Chichester Cruise
Saturday 20 July 2024

We currently have 5 dinghies planning on joining this year’s Chichester Cruise.

With HW Chichester Harbour at 11:40, LW at 16:40 we will pan to leave Itchenor Hard around 10:30. Please see links below for further details:-

Map  Navigational Map   Road Map  Information

For more info or to confirm you are joining the cruise, please contact Dave Banger or Andy Chaplin.

Double Hander Regatta & RNLI 200th Anniversary Event

Held on Saturday 29 June 2024

Thank you to everyone who joined in and helped out at the Club Double Hander Regatta & RNLI 200th Anniversary Event. Held in very light winds, whilst listening to the soothing sounds of the 15 person ukulele band, followed by a great BBQ and cakes. The RNLI stall also had a number of useful items for sale.

Well done Jon & Beth Dyas (Enterprise) for 1st place and Lucas & Lewis (RS Feva) for 1st junior crew. Results are posted on Sailing - Results & Reports.

Around £260 will be donated to the RNLI from BBQ, drinks and donations on Saturday and from club racing members on Sunday, who finished off the cakes!

Junior Sailing Update

Saturday Sessions: continue through to Saturday 27th July, when we take a break during August, and restart Saturday 7th September and continue until the end of season Chocolate Regatta on Saturday 28th September.

RYA Youth Scheme L1 & L2 Assessments: will be held on Saturday 20th July 2024. Please be at the club for midday and also reply to the email recently sent by Tim to confirm attendance.

Fun Days: for members children/grandchildren will be held on Wednesday 24th through Saturday 27th July 2024 10:00 to approx 16:00.  Please bring your own lunch and let Andy and/or Tim know if you will be joining in this years FUN !

New Members Intro Session

Saturday 10 August 2024 10:00 to approx 12:00

If you are a new member, please come along to an Intro to Broadwater SC Session that will be run by Dave Tonge & Andy Chaplin.
Please let secretary@ broadwatersc.org.uk know if you are coming. 

Go Faster Week - August 19th-23rd, 2024

…..back by popular demand and will be run again by David Cherrill and Andy Cooney.
Please put the dates in your diary and let us know if you intend to come along for all or some of the week.

Racing News

Sunday Series
The Summer Sunday Series starts on Sunday 2nd June. Pursuit start 10:00, Handicap start approx 11:45.

Wednesday pm Racing
Wednesday pm summer racing starts on 1st May.  Firstly there is a 5pm informal pursuit race. This is followed by the 7pm (19:00) handicap series race - please note that as a handicap race ALL boats will start at 7pm.

Start Times and Handicaps 2024

The new handicaps and start times, based on RYA and BSC data, will be effective from 1st March 2024 and will therefore be in operation from the beginning of the Spring series starting on Sunday 3rd March and for all racing thereafter.  

Some of the few classes affected on start times are: Gull, Mirror, RS Feva XL, Miracle, GP14, Graduate, RS Aero6, Lark.

Please check your own start time on the sheets that are on the notice boards (to the right of the race desk and to the right of the door leading to the changing rooms).  The updated starts and handicaps are also on the website HERE

BSC 2024 Class Opens

Posters for the 2024 BSC Class Opens are linked below.  

For more details please go to the Sailing menu above and choose Open Meetings

Sailing Chandlery

If you buy from Sailing Chandlery you can take advantage of a discount from them whilst also making money and supporting BSC.
Here is the link to their site - Sailing Chandlery

 

Free Life Jacket Clinics

 

RNLI Water Safety Teams of Chiswick and Teddington Lifeboat Stations offer free Lifejacket Clinics and these are held at monthly intervals throughout the winter period alternating between the two Lifeboat Stations. For more information about the next clinic click here