Thursday Evening Series Update

The Thursday Evening Series is progressing well, so far 7 races have been sailed, 1 lost to no wind. 50 different boats have entered the series so far. The top five positions are close - Guy in the Wayfarer is currently leading followed by Karen in the Solo, Richard in the Supernova, Mike in the 200 and another Wayfarer with Elliot at the helm. So far the winds have been light but courses completed. Thank you to all the volunteer [...]

2018-07-16T14:11:59+00:00 16 July 2018|News|

Family Week 20-24th August 2018

Our annual family week returns this August 20-24th. Five days of sailing training and fun for young members from 8 years old and upwards run by the Bough Beech instructors.  Cost £185 (£160 if using your own boat) inclusive of lunch and snacks.  Further details below.  Apply by August 7th. The clubhouse will be open each day during family week and all members are welcome to come down and sail. Family camping is available. Information on [...]

2018-07-16T14:04:57+00:00 2 July 2018|News|

KSSA Midsummer Camp comes to Bough Beech

We look forward to welcoming young sailors from across Kent to Bough Beech this comming weekend for the Kent Schools Sailing Association (KSSA) Midsummer camp featuring a full weekend of training and racing.  Check the KSSA website for full details of the programme and how to register.   Club racing will take place as scheduled and there will be an extra joint KSSA/BBSC all commers race at 5pm on the Saturday.  Raiders and Squad training will not take place this [...]

2018-06-27T08:58:10+00:00 25 June 2018|News|

2000 Open Report 2018

Bough Beech held a well attended 2000 open meeting on Saturday 9th June with 17 boats comming to the line. Read the full report at Yachts and Yachting Simon Horsfield & Kate Burridge Rob & Gemma Burridge Richard Hudson & Elliot Marks 2000 Open Results 2018 2018 2000 Open Photos

2018-06-19T10:36:39+00:00 17 June 2018|News|

Snipe Open 2018 Report

15 boats entered the third Snipe Open at Bough Beech sailing club since fleet 545 moved there from Blue Circle. The fleet comprised of 8 local boats and 7 travellers from as far afield as Manchester and Devon. Saturday brought a surprisingly decent amount of wind considering the forecast had looked bleak for the whole weekend, although the consistency was lacking. At its Peak the wind reached around 8 knots however in some of the lulls we had almost [...]

2018-06-06T09:18:26+00:00 4 June 2018|News|

Solo Open 2018 Report

The solo fleet returned to Bough Beech for the 2018 Southern Area Championship which was also included in the Solo Super Series.  Thirty eight boats including thirteen from Bough Beech launched in brilliant sunshine in a comfortable F2. Winds built throughout the day upto a F4-5 and  participants enjoyed four competitive races against top solo helms. Read the full report in Yachts and Yachting Lawrence Creaser (General) Ian Walters (Vet) Vince Horey (Vet) Andrew Boyce won the grand masters [...]

2018-05-29T11:11:08+00:00 29 May 2018|News|
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