BSC were once again honoured to host the final event of the Classic and Vintage Dinghy Racing Association series. earlier this month. It was great to see so many classics sailing on our lake and we are led to believe this was the biggest inland water turn-out of boats of all the events this year. There was some very close racing, along with a few thrills and spills as the new photographs
Published 19:55 on 27 Oct 2015
The Barts Bash 2015 event at Banbury Sailing Club was a great success, with 46 boats starting (and all finishing) the race. Competiors ranged from our top club racers through to many "first timers" of all ages. The after race event was well atternded too with over 70 people sitting down together, recountng their experiences and looking at photos from the day (see Our Barts Bash Gallery page for these photo's) In
Published 13:32 on 23 Sep 2015
Over the last few weekends, a few of our Youth sailors have been sailing at national events and we're delighted to report their success. At the National Schools Sailing Association regatta, Held at Rutland Water, one of our sailors won first place and the Surrey Cup in a Standard Laser, winning five out of the nine races, they sailed excellently in some challenging conditions. Another Banbury Sailor was absolutely thrilled to be
Published 13:00 on 3 Aug 2015
The Robin Foster was competed for last Sunday, with 13 competitors "enjoying" all that the weather could throw at them - No wind, rain, then a strong breeze and big wind shifts. 9 finished in total and the overall winner was Tim Bury and Pat Kuenzler in their Merlin rocket, closely followed by Dave Cornish's Solo and Ed Slack's Laser. After 3 hours of racing, there was less than 30 seconds between these 3 boats!
Published 13:26 on 28 May 2015