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Duty Swaps / Volunteers needed

Urgently needed:

We need volunteers, or someone who can swap a future duty, for the following dates:

* Saturday 13th Feb 2016 - 1 x O.O.D. (Swap with Michael Hannay).

If you can help then please swap on Dutyman or email Hilary This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or Steve This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Last Updated (Tuesday, 02 February 2016 13:49)


Dates for your diary

The first  Winter Wednesday evening,  was much enjoyed by about 40 members and guests. John Kelly kept us entertained with tales and photographs of sailing and opportunities to drink beer in the beautiful Scilly Isles. Thank you John.

17th February. Managing the water supply – where does Chew fit in the bigger picture

Rebekah Rice, Bristol Water Optimisation and Development Manager

2nd MarchWater Aid- hear about the amazing work of this charity from club member, Tony Clutten

16th March.  Racing rules informal quiz ( to include an update on advisory hearings , arbitration and protests)


February 6th and 7th.  BUSA Western team trials  (University team racing).  A busy weekend - club sailing and racing continues as usual.

Saturday 20th February. SOLO 60th Anniversary Winter Championship               

Helen Martin VC

Last Updated (Thursday, 28 January 2016 16:36)


Barts Bash - well done and thank you everyone!!

102 boats, £855.30 collected on the day, donations on line take the total to £1618!!

All the Chew results are on the website under the sailing / racing tab.

Last Updated (Thursday, 22 October 2015 13:21)

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RS Feva SW Open Training 2015/2016 – Entry Open

A series of 4 training weekends, with coaches Bex Partridge (Welsh National Squad Coach) and Charlie Makepeace (renowned Team Racing coach).

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CVLSC juniors strike Gold and Silver at the 2015 RS Feva World Championships

Four of our junior sailors, Alice Edmonds and Louis Gibbs and brothers Jude and Eric McFarland-Bond, recently competed at the RS Feva World Championships in Germany. All 4 sailors had trained hard through the winter and spring months both at Chew and also further a field with Alice & Louis in the Feva National Junior Squad and Eric and Jude in the Feva South West Zone Squad.

Last Updated (Monday, 21 September 2015 18:29)

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Notice of Race

Solo Winter Championship
Sat20th Feb 2016
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A new book about the History of CVLSC has now been produced, click here for the full story


The laser fleet have created some training videos. See them here

WiFi internet is now available in the club.


Weather station is now
linked to a Raspberry Pi.

We'll see how it runs for
a few weeks.

Click here for more live weather data