FFSC Weekly News 9th September 2020


Wednesday night Racing Photos


Here are a couple photos from last week’s last race.
Many thanks to Sue & Chris Johnson for the photos.
More photos can be seen on our Facebook page.

Bart’s Bash this weekend.

This weekend brings sailing on Saturday and Sunday.

Saturday 12th September 2020 – Bart’s Bash Race Training.
Meet/Briefing at 14:00 and aim to be on the water for 14:30.
This will be for sailors who want to get some training in before Bart’s Bash and we’ll be doing short and sharp practice races with some boat handling instruction. All club boats available to hire.

Sunday 13th September 2020 – Bart’s Bash Race.
This is a chance to go up against everyone in the world from the comfort of our club and donate some money to the Andrew Simpson Sailing Foundation which will be collected one the day. Briefing will be at 09:45 with the race start at 10:30. The link to register for the club is: https://www.bartsbash.com/sign-up/individual
Hire a Club boat – please get in contact with sailing@ffsc.co.uk
Book your boat early to avoid disappointment.

Cat open meeting / Dart 16 Nationals
26th & 27th September

The Felixstowe Ferry Cat Open & Dart 16 Nationals will run on September the 26th and 27th September.

If you are able to help please get in touch with sailing@ffsc.co.uk

Many thanks in advance.

As part of the cat open we will be holding the Dart 16 National Championships.
The club has 5 dart 16s available to hire to experienced sailors who wish to compete. Please contact sailing@ffsc.co.uk to book a boat for the weekend. The hire for the weekend will be £20 in addition to the event entry fee.


Your General Committee

We were asked to prepare a web page showing who the committee are and a shorted bit about each member. To view please click here.

Committee Nominations.

This year ALL General committee posts are available. If you wish to serve the club in one of the positions below please complete the  nomination form here, so it can be considered at the AGM.  

  • Commodore

  • Vice Commodore

  • Rear Commodore Training

  • Rear Commodore Sailing

  • Treasurer

  • Secretary

  • Ordinary members x2 

  • Publicity officer

  • Membership Secretary 

  • House Secretary

  • Yacht Captain

  • Social Secretary 

In addition, there is a nominated Youth Sailing Representative.

Club shop

Are you looking for a nice birthday present for the sailor/boat person in your life? Percentage of the profits go to the club!


Clubhouse Hire

Remember you can hire the clubhouse for your event. Why not call or email us today to arrange a date. To email just click on picture below.

Stay safe and well
Enjoy your sailing!
Jane B & Jane W

Bart’s Bash 2015 – Thanks to Sam Rowell.

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