The death is announced of Jimmy Holmes. He was an active member of WOBYC for many years, sailing Merlin Rockets and then Waveneys, and was club Commodore in 1981.
Our thoughts are with his family.
Summer Weekend Regatta – 6th-7th July 2019
Click here for a link to the final results.
Light winds and rain on Saturday gave way to sunshine and more breeze on Sunday, especially for the David Hannant handicap race on Sunday afternoon which was won by Ben Falat in his Phantom - and he also won the Calver Cup for being fastest round the course.
W15 Creeping Jenny wins Waveney Championships 2019
Congratulations to Trevor and Jake Balls, winners of this year's Waveney Worlds. They finished 1 point ahead of Simon Marfleet and Phil Large in Iris, with Chris Schonhut, Alex Calver and Steve Shipley 3rd overall in Brandy Bottle. Very close racing in glorious sailing conditions! Full results here.
Congratulations Joe Drake!
Joe Drake has won the Laser Standard section of the RYA Youth National Championships. With a super score that included 6 wins in the 9 race series, he dominated the fleet. Onwards and upwards!
Dinghy Park …
We have a range of WOBYC branded clothing available for our members - please see the 'For Sale' page here
New Page – Abandoned Boats
Andy Ritchie has taken over the running of the dinghy park, the new 'Abandoned Boat' procedure has now been posted and can be found here: http://wobyc.com/abandoned-boats/
More information will follow along with pictures.
If you would like to email Andy about any dinghy park matters you can get him at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Oulton Broad Depth Chart
New Broads Authority depth chart has been added and linked to the site - click here.