Reports Archive2017-12-02T13:57:22+00:00

Reports Archive

August Antics does it “Down Under”

Wed 31-Aug-16|

Thirty five children took part in the annual fun filled sailing event (with an Aussie theme) over the Bank Holiday weekend culminating in the hotly contested Monday afternoon race and the water fight afterwards.  Marcus [...]

We are all doing our bit for the Olympics

Sat 20-Aug-16|

Unless you have read this on-line already, by the time you read it in your Newsletter the Olympics will be in full swing and CVLSC will have done and still will be doing its bit [...]

Falmouth 2016

Sat 16-Jul-16|

Wayfarers at Falmouth July 9th - 16th On a busy Saturday twelve Wayfarer sailors towing four boats made the 165 mile journey down to Falmouth for their annual summer cruise. John Lethridge (Lefty), who sailed [...]

BUSA Western Team Trials

Thu 03-Mar-16|

07:30 and the sun is just coming over the Mendips when the UWE team unlock the gate at Chew Valley and begin to prepare for the BUSA Western Qualifiers. One saving grace is that for [...]


Thu 25-Jun-15|

Why not sail from Lands End to the Isles of Scilly and then back again in a Wayfarer Dinghy? This somewhat seemingly crazy idea came about following a successful non-stop circumnavigation of the Isle of [...]

Bristol Brew 2013

Fri 27-Dec-13|

The Bristol Brew is a Universities Team racing event hosted annually by Bristol University sailing Club. This is what happened. On 30th November, 21 teams of 6 sailors, some university and some alumni teams, arrived at [...]

Feva Worlds

Fri 26-Jul-13|

Report In the last week of July the RS Feva Worlds were held at Marina di Grosetto, a small Italian town on the coast of Tuscany. Three dinghies from CVLSC took part: Alice Edmonds helmed [...]

RS Feva Inland Championships

Sun 23-Jun-13|

Chew Valley Lake SC very successfully hosted the 2013 RS Feva Inland Championships on June 22/23. Fifty boats from across the country battled the windy weather to compete in probably the windiest event in [...]

Tap Trophy

Thu 27-Dec-12|

Race Report 14 boats crossed the line for the start but with very strong winds it became a battle of survival. Most boats sailed the wrong course from that indicated with the exception of Ben and Ross McGrane [...]

Vice Commodore’s Report

Tue 01-May-12|

Well, the past few months have brought plenty of rain and wind, not all of it entirely when we wanted it! The lake is just about full which means those shallows that were so good [...]