52 Results for author: Gareth Roberts

RYA Sailability.. a success story

Local Sailors volunteering to make RYA Sailability a success Local club member Gareth Roberts has been volunteering his time to help out with the Conway Centre’s Sailability group. The group has been set up to help get those with a disability out on the water and enjoy the freedom of sailing. It is proving to be very popular with groups from ... More

Salisbury Series

Sunday welcomed the beginning of the delayed Salisbury Series for Llandudno sailors which now runs most Sunday's up until mid July. The previous Sunday had been abandoned due to extremely light winds. This Sunday was by some distance a complete contrast with strong gusty winds which continued to build in strength during the morning. The trapezoid course ... More

Easter Tankard

'Easter Sunday provided the opportunity for the members of the Llandudno Sailing Club to compete for the oldest trophy within the club's sailing programme, the Easter Tankard. The weather was again kind to the sailors with a steady breeze, gradually building in strength during the morning. The water was a little more choppy than the previous weekend ... More

First Out 2018

'Throughout the long winter months the members of Llandudno Sailing Club would have been dreaming of blue skies and steady winds for the start of the new racing season. Well sometimes dreams do come true and last Sunday the new sailing season was welcomed by clear skies and a breeze strong enough to encourage competitive racing but not strong enough to ... More

First use of new LV

More

New Launch Vehicle

The Llandudno Sailing Club project to replace the launching tractor. At Llandudno Sailing Club, no-one really knew how old the tractor was that we launched the safety boats with, like Sherlock Holmes ageing things from the amount of dust on them, we could only guess at the age of the tractor with the level of rust that had eaten away at it. The cost of ... More

New Launch Vehicle Arriving

The New Sailing Club Launch Vehicle is being delivered to the Club on Saturday 10th March. Wyn from Rhandir Garage will be delivering between 9:30 & 10:00 so why not pop along and welcome the new arrival. More

Race Report 8th Oct “Constable Trophy”

After several weeks of stormy weather conditions, last Sunday's calmer winds and flatter seas provided an excellent opportunity for Llandudno Sailing Club to enjoy being on the water. As an extra bonus, the much anticipated 'Constable Trophy' was scheduled. A chance for the sailors to leave Llandudno Bay and venture out the 3 nautical miles to round the ... More

Barts Bash @ Llandudno SC 2017

Come Sail with Llandudno Sailing Club on Sunday 17th Sept and participate in the largest multi-venue regatta in the world, have some fun with friends and raise some money for charity at the same time. Register on-line @ http://www.bartsbash.com/participant-sign-up ensuring you enter the Venue as Llandudno Sailing Club. Racing Starts @ 11:00 90min ... More

RaceReport 13th Aug

Much lighter winds greeted the Llandudno sailors last Sunday for the next round of races in the Williams Series. Judging tide and the shifting wind was therefore going to be critical for any success.   The first race was a close run affair with Paul Moreton returning to form and showing the rest of the fleet how to deal with the technical ... More