Penmaenmawr Sailing Club

Great sailing in North Wales since 1962

April 8, 2019
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The Season Starts Here!

The sailing season takes off at the Easter weekend, with a working party day on Saturday 20th April and if the masts are up and weather permitting some sailing on the Sunday and or Monday. Either way come down to see what’s happening, to give a hand, get your boat wet or for coffee and a chat. Happy Easter!

December 17, 2018
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Christmas Presentation Dinner

The Commodores Report and Photos from the Presentation Dinner on Saturday 15th December.

The Sailing Club celebrated their 56th Anniversary Annual Dinner and Prize Giving Awards Ceremony at Conwy Golf Club, Conwy.

Following the dinner, the Club Commodore, Gerry Frobisher MBE, presented the Trophies won by the Club Members during the 2018 sailing season.

Race Awards

The Cold Finger – Daniel Blair


Tally Race “The Presidents Cup” – Tony Tansley and Katie Tansley


The Puffin Race – Daniel Blair

Club Series Racing, “The Jack Davies Cup” – 2018 Sailing Captain Peter Lewis

Club Series Racing Ladies Cup – 2018 Lady’s Captain Carol Pye

The RNLI Charity Cup – Danny Blair


Junior Awards

The Brian Butterworth Junior Merit – Daniel Blair

The Mack Williams Youth Progression Trophy – Tom Sinfield

The Junior Endeavor Award – James Blair

General Awards

The Bernard Carter Silver Plate – for outstanding service to the Club was presented to George Moss for his services to the Club and work with the Safety Boats.

The Merit Mug to Hillary Moss for her service as the Club and Race Officer Duties.

The Commodores Trophy, Daniel Blair

Other Awards

The Commodore gave acknowledgements and thanks to all the members of the Club for their commitment and service to the Club during the season. And presented special Awards, as well as thanks to Penmaenmawr Town Council for their support with the annual Community Bonfire and Firework Displays.

The Club Commodore Gerry Frobisher thanked and presented small gifts, to the Ladies of the Club Carol Pye, Alice Frobisher, Helen Blair, Hillary Moss, Mandy Williams, Sue Petch and Alma Butterworth. Liz, and Pam were thanked for all their hard work and commitment to the Club throughout the 2018 season. With a special thanks to Carol Pye for organising the Awards Dinner and Awards Evening at Conwy Golf Club.

Mr Frobisher went on to present a gift to the Men of the Club Craig Petch, Mike Moss, Bernard Carter, Mark Stafford, Peter Lewis and Doug Blair for their commitment to the Club during 2017.



Bonfire Night at Pen Sailing Club

October 26, 2018 by bryan-webadmin | 0 comments

Penmaenmawr Sailing Club, with the help of Festival Fireworks of Wrexham, staged their annual firework display on the promenade on Saturday the 11th of November attended by Penmaenmawr Deputy Mayor Cllr Una Abbott.

Club Secretary Craig Petch said “Everything went to plan. We started with a good bonfire and catered for over 700 people who attended the club’s hour and a half long event”.

Club Commodore Gerry Frobisher said “We were lucky this year with the weather conditions and were able to provide a great Firework Display sponsored by Penmaenmawr Town Council. I would like to thank those who volunteered their time during the day and evening setting everything up and making it such a good event, including the 11 Young Dragons/Dreigiau Ifanc volunteers who gave up their Saturday to prepare for, and marshal the event”.

Views from a drone provided by Neil Hughes:  VIDEO-A   ~  VIDEO-B   ~   VIDEO-C


September 11, 2018
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Sunday Sailing

Commodores Report
Club Series Race

Penmaenmawr Sailing Club held one of their season long “Series” of Club races with a race taking place on Sunday the 9th of September. Five craft with 6 sailors took part in the race around a course in the bay off Penmaenmawr in a challenging brisk wind and a heavy swell.
1st Peter Lewis and Carol Pye – Pico
2nd Phil Mack – Pico
3rd Danny Blair – Topper
Retired Dai Moss – Laser
Retired George Moss – Laser

Patrol Boat was manned by Mike and Artie Moss, and the Race Officers were Hilary Moss, Bernard Carter and Gerry Frobisher.

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