August 30, 2017
Commodores Report; Annual Open “Tally Race”.
Penmaenmawr Sailing Club held their popular annual Open Tally Race on Sunday the 28th August with visitors from Portdinorwic Sailing Club taking part. This year’s race saw 8 sailors in 4 craft take part challenging light winds followed by gusty winds and choppy conditions for the second half of the race around a course off Penmaenmawr. The almost 4 hour race, which took in the Fairway Buoy and a involved a beach landing on Deganwy Beach where the sailors collected a “Tally” before a straight sprint home to the finish at Penmaenmawr Sailing Club was won by Club Members Tony Tinsley and Junior James Blair.
1st Tony Tansley and James Blair Comet V
2nd Julian Bridges and Ancel Davison Flying Dutchman
3rd Doug Blair and Danny Blair Wayfarer
4th Neil Shea and Carol Pye Dart 18
Race Officer was Bernard Carter, Deganwy Beach Marshal Helen Blair, Patrol Boat was Club Commodore Gerry Frobisher and William Radice-Horne
August 21, 2017
Penmaenmawr Sailing Club held their annual RNLI Race and raised £57.10 for the Conwy Lifeboat Station from the race registration fees and refreshments. The race in a light breeze, saw six craft and eight sailors take part in a course around the bay off Penmaenmawr to the Fairway Buoy and back to the Club House start.
1st Danny Blair – Wayfarer
2nd Dai Moss – Laser R
3rd George Moss – Laser R
4th Neil Shey and Carole Pye – Dart 18
5th Tony Tansley – Canoe
6th Craig Petch and Sue Petch – Dart 18
Patrol Boat was manned by Mike Moss and the Race Officers were Hilary Moss and Bernard Carter.
July 10, 2017
The Commodores Report:- Penmaenmawr Sailing Club held their annual Open “Puffin Race” on Sunday 10th July 201. The race involves sailing from Penmaenmawr around Puffin Island and back to Penmaenmawr. Although there was challenging conditions and very lumpy through the sound between Penmon and Puffin Island it was a good day for racing. Six craft of various abilities took part with a total of 10 sailors involved, and all craft completed the course with visitors from Buckley Sailing Club finishing a creditable Third.
After handicaps being applied the results were:-
1st Glenn Williams and Ieuan Williams – Hobie T
2nd Mike Moss and Dai Moss – Dart 18
3rd Carl Jones and Shellie Jones – Scorpion
4th Neil Shea and Carol Pye – Dart 18
5th George Moss – Laser
6th Tony Tansley – Comet V
Race Officers Hilary Moss and Bernard Carter
Patrol Boat Craig Petch and Peter Lewis
Catering Sue Petch
July 5, 2017
Please note:- Open Races for Sailing Dinghies and Catamarans update.
SUNDAY July 9th the Annual – PUFFIN RACE
SUNDAY August 6th the Annual – Popular TALLY RACE
SUNDAY August 20th – The Annual R.N.L.I. Race
A Big cup in this race, all entry fees donated to the R.N.L.I.
SUNDAY September 10th – The p.1000 race
Entry fees Double Handers £10 .
Single Handers £5