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Season Twilight Update

Dear Members Sailing Calendar We’re getting to the final events of the season. The weekend of Oct 1/2 will see the final dingy and keelboat events. Many thanks to everyone who has helped contribute to putting on the 2022 sailing programme of events – safety boat drivers, shore helpers, race officers, …. Huge appreciation from…

By Oban Sailing Club September 26, 2022 Off

Regatta update-please read

Dear members Many thanks to those who indicated they were able to support the Regatta this weekend, either with sailing or with assistance. Due to various unfortunate circumstances we’re going to have to completely revise our ambitions for the weekend. The keelboat fleet has been particularly hard hit so with regret there will be no…

By Oban Sailing Club August 13, 2022 Off

Oban Regatta Weekend 2022

Dear Members This weekend coming is the OSC Regatta with a slightly different format. We have previously run two separate regattas for keelboats and dinghies but the idea this year is to try and combine them so that all those in the club who wish to sail (competitively or socially) can enjoy a single Club…

By Oban Sailing Club August 9, 2022 Off

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