Pembrokeshire Yacht Club

Winter Series Cruiser Races 2011

Winter Series Cruiser Races 2011
Cruiser

The start of the Winter Series is nearly upon us, starting on Sunday 2nd. October and running up to Sunday 18th. December.  We are being sponsored by the Port Authority this year to the tune of £600 in Marina Mooring vouchers, and the club is also stumping up the glittering prize of an I-Pad to [...]

Digest of the Minutes of the September 2011 Meeting.

Digest of the Minutes of the September 2011 Meeting.
Committee

 
We seem to be making progress in taking over the land to the west of the club. We will look at our costs to develop the land and then meet with PCC representatives.
August was the best month this year for bar takings. We are looking at electronic means of payments within the club, and will [...]

Summer Series Nears Conclusion

Summer Series Nears Conclusion
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Pivotal Win for Anna B in Race 7.
A good breeze awaited competitors as they exited the marina.  Unhinged made a welcome return to the fray, and the fleet were joined by a new boat. The MG Spring ‘Trivit’.  Race officer Henry Lloyd sent the fleet downriver to S1, Sandy Haven and Dakotian, before returning.  The [...]

Contrasting Weather for PYC Dinghy and Cruiser Regattas

Contrasting Weather for PYC Dinghy and Cruiser Regattas
Cruiser

 
Great efforts had been put in to a revitalized dinghy regatta on Saturday, 20th. August, but these efforts were not blessed with the weather they deserved.  The morning dawned grey and drizzly, with winds at about 20 knots.  A good fleet of  13 dinghies assembled, however, and race officer Norman Williams sent them on a [...]

Special Thanks to our Main Sponsor!

Special Thanks to our Main Sponsor!
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Our special thanks goes out to John & Sarah for supporting PYC in resurrecting the regatta for the people of Milford Haven!

Digest of Minutes of the August 2011 Committee Meeting.

Digest of Minutes of the August 2011 Committee Meeting.
Committee

➢  Fun Day arrangements well advanced.
➢  Clear procedures for enrolling junior members.
➢  One rescue boat needs repairs to a damaged propeller.
➢  Cruiser race results on website popular.
 
 
We have been given permission to use the land to the west of the club for car parking on the Fun Day.
 
Bar takings last month were better than the [...]

Second Win in a Row for Anna B

Second Win in a Row for Anna B
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The race on Wednesday 10th. August brought even stronger winds than the week before, with 25 – 30 knots being the steady wind strength, with the maximum gust recorded at 38 knots. Race officer Henry Lloyd sent the boats off on a beat to S1 off Chapel Bay, then in to Sandy Haven on [...]

Summer Series Race 4 – Anna B Strikes Back

Summer Series Race 4  –  Anna B Strikes Back
Cruiser

Strong winds returned for Race 4, favouring the big boats.  Race Officer Steve Rees sent the fleet on an interesting course, reaching down to Al Kohr, running  in to Sandy Haven, beating out to South Hook, then reaching back to the Hakin Point ODM, then on to Eastermost, beating out to 5A before    running [...]

Club Available for Parties & Events

Club Available for Parties & Events
Club

Are you looking for a venue to host an event
or a party?
Whether its a Fundraising Event, Christening, Wedding, adults or children’s Birthday Parties or just Summer BBQ for your friends then come and take a look at our facilities and we will be more than happy to help you with any arrangements.
We are [...]

Light Winds for Race 3 of Cruiser Series

Light Winds for Race 3 of  Cruiser Series
Cruiser

A light WNW breeze greeted the cruiser fleet on Wednesday 27th.July. Race officer Gordon Thompson sensibly kept the fleet in the Gelliswick Bay/5A/Hakin Point ODM triangle. With conditions favouring the smaller boats, Egomania keenly lept into an early lead, only to be called back for being a little too keen on the line. Serifos was [...]