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New season preparations under way

Great to see the dinghies rigged and checked yesterday. Only very minor repairs and replacements needed thanks to the efforts of the bosun team during last season. Thanks to everyone who was able to help, Lots achieved during a long day. Brilliant team effort. Plenty more to do so we’re ready for the season. Fantastic…

By Oban Sailing Club March 8, 2022 Off

January ’22 Update

Dear Members Just a quick update for you all on various items. In terms of the sailing club it’s a slightly disarming time of year – we still feel in the depths of winter yet it’s actually not many weeks until we get the sailing underway. There are lots of things we need to start…

By Oban Sailing Club January 24, 2022 Off

August 2021 Update

Dear membersWith the school holidays nearly over, four week-long dinghy training courses finished and West Highland Yachting Week behind us I wouldn’t be surprised if people feel exhausted by sailing. But there is more to come… we’ve had to shuffle some upcoming event dates due to changes to the Round Shuna Race after our handbook…

By Oban Sailing Club August 16, 2021 Off

July Quick Update

This is a very quick update because I hope many of you are busy enjoying the summer and are not inclined to read long emails from me.  Just a few highlights and requests. Round Mull Race: My thanks on behalf of the club to the organisers and sponsors of the 2021 Round Mull Race. I…

By Oban Sailing Club July 16, 2021 Off

No Monday Mayhem 21st June

Hi All, we’ve decided that we’re going to have a 1 week pause on Monday Mayhem to let us see how the cases are going in Oban and give us time to review changes to how we structure the sessions to reduce the risk of transmission or lots of people having to isolate. We will…

By Oban Sailing Club June 19, 2021 Off

Events update June 2021

Hello everyone. I wanted to send out a few reminders and updates for sailing events. Round Shuna Race (Sunday 29th August) You may think I’m getting ahead of myself here but I wanted to share with you a change to our Sailing Program. The Round Shuna Race (in Loch Melfort) is a really fun pursuit…

By Oban Sailing Club June 9, 2021 Off