25 Oct 2016
Get ready for this Sunday's (30 Oct) Spook-tacular Halloween race! Race start time is 1100 at the club (if you're not spectating down at Minima for the 3 Club Burgee). Prize for the best fancy-dressed helm or crew!
24 Oct 2016
This coming Sunday, 30 October, sees the annual 3 Club Burgee Trophy between ourselves, Tamesis Club and Minima Yacht Club . Race start time is 1100 at Minima so come on down and support the three TSC Merlins that will be competing. This year we have a first with TSC fielding an all female helm team. Good luck to Jemma, Nicky and Sel who will be leading us to victory! ⛵ ⛵ ⛵ Not coming to support but instead you want to sail? Then stay tuned for another fun Sunday event this coming weekend...
18 Oct 2016
Dear all, Sunday 23rd October will see the last race of the season for our fabulous Thames A Raters who'll be competing for the Dennis Peters Trophy before they go into the sheds for the winter. It's the last chance for them to win a trophy this year so it promises to be a competitive race, so come down and spectate from the balcony. The race start time is 11am. We'll be celebrating the race and their end of season with a Sunday Buffet lunch, starting at 1:30pm, in the club house afterwards and this is, of course, open to all
7 Sep 2016
Ever wanted to try Sailing or Stand Up Paddle-boarding? Surbo16 this year will take place from Saturday 17th September to Saturday 24th September. It will all kick-off down at the riverside with Thames Sailing Club holding an open day. If you've ever wanted to try Sailing or Stand Up Paddle-boarding (SUP) then come down to the Thames Sailing Club on Saturday 17th September from 11:00am onwards and experts will be on hand to teach you a little about sailing or stand up paddle-boarding. During the day you'll be able to have a go yourself. It's first-come first-served and you'll be allocated
6 Sep 2016
Dear Members, It has been a Summer of events with great representation both at Thames Sailing Club and wider afield. China Bowl one of the most prestigious Rater Cups sailed for at TSC saw a good turn out and very tight racing with 3 boats taking a race win, ultimately Vagabond took the trophy with Osprey second and Scamp third, there was a great barbeque enjoyed by all of the sailors on Saturday evening, thank you to all involved. Salcombe Merlin week sees much club representation, however, the week was especially significant for Pippa Taylor and Chris Kilsby who announced their
4 Sep 2016
Dear members, Summer is nearly over, however we still have some events to round off the season for your diary... Tuesday 13th September - Last Tuesday Night for Racing Yes, it's that time of the year already and we only have two more Tuesday's left (6th and 13th) in the calendar. So come on down and jump in a boat as it's your last opportunity to do so on a Tuesday night this year. Please note that there's an earlier start time of 6:30pm for the racing due to the evenings closing in. Tuesday 13th September - After Dinner Speaker -
2 Sep 2016
TSC is pleased to announce our forthcoming RYA Level 1 and Level 2 Dinghy Sailing Courses on 24/25 September (Level 1) and 8/9 October (Level 2). If you've ever fancied learning to sail then there's no better place to do this in South West London! More information and the booking form can be found here!
28 Jul 2016
Saturday 13th August sees our annual Ladies Race. The start time will be approximately 12.30 pm and there will be 3 races. Entry requirements are Ladies must helm either single or double handers, so bring or borrow a boat or maybe hire a club boat if you want. Ladies and Men can crew, however men must be "appropriately" dressed. Racing will be followed by cream tea and a glass of fizz (cost TBD) and there will be a special prize for the best dressed man. Looking forward to seeing you all there. If you want any more information please contact me
19 Jul 2016
Dear Members, I am sorry to have to report and that following a battle with Cancer, Jeremy Kearns passed away on Sunday (17 th July). Jeremy was a lively and much loved member of the Rater fleet, he has been involved in a great number of boats over the years and most recently with a highly successful Spindrift team. I am sure that I speak for all of us in that our thoughts are with Catherine and Harry, and I will pass on our sincere condolences. I will of course pass on details of any funeral arrangements as and when I
13 Jul 2016
Thames Sailing Club is pleased to publish the 'China Bowl' Notice of Race for 23/24 July 2016. The race is open to all Thames A Rater class boats and will consist of two races on Saturday and two races on the Sunday with three races overall to count (1x discard). Please see the attached NOR for further information or contact Ted Cocker (firstname.lastname@example.org) for further information.