Dear Members, As we're drawing to the end of 2014 it's an excellent time to reflect on the year we've had at Thames. We started the year underwater with the terrible flooding on the Thames, but soon we'd cleared up and fortunately we had only a few repairs to make. We haven't seen any sign yet of similar conditions this winter, but just a reminder here to members to make sure their personal belongings
Published 15:34 on 11 Dec 2014
Committee Nominations A number of Committee Members will be resigning their posts at the AGM (1 March 2015) having served their time. To maintain momentum and to ensure that all members benefit from membership of one of the most successful clubs in the UK, we will need to fill these posts. All Full, Family, and Junior Adult members are entitled to be nominated for any of the posts, including those where the
Published 15:33 on 11 Dec 2014
Does anyone know the origin of the glass panel above our bar? If you have any information then please let Nick know on 07722 622549!
Published 19:11 on 24 Nov 2014
That's right… IT'S OUR ANNUAL AWARDS CEREMONY!!!! Saturday 22nd November from 7:30pm until late! The night you have been waiting all year for….. Yes it's a black tie do so get your posh frocks and DJs out! Yes there will be delicious food to re-awaken your tastebuds! Yes there will be LIVE music followed by a disco for all you night owls! And more importantly the prizes!
Published 18:50 on 27 Oct 2014
We are putting the feelers out to see if any of our existing members would like to take on the running of our 'Race Box' on Sunday mornings. The role would be to run both races, starting sequences and recording lap-times. You will be nominated an assistant who will be present for both races. If you feel that you would like to get involved then please do come forward. Even if you are a
Published 14:42 on 7 Oct 2014
Awards Ceremony 22 November Looming up on the 22nd of November is the eagerly awaited AWARD'S CEREMONY!!!!!!!! Yay how fun!! Who will scoop the prizes? Will there be any surprises?? A good opportunity to eye the silverware! Something to achieve and strive for next year… Please add it to your diaries. More info will be published by the end of this week….Good Luck!!
Published 14:40 on 7 Oct 2014
Evening All What a miserable day its been, a big contrast to the excellent day we had down at Minima for Bart's Bash on Sunday. I would like to thank everyone who took part on and off the water as well as all those supporters basking in the sunshine on the Queen's promenade. We had a good breeze and almost 30 boats on the start line. Picos, Omegas, Solos, Enterprises and
Published 20:20 on 24 Sep 2014
A reminder that Bart's Bash is coming up this Sunday 21 September 2014. Racing starts at 1130am at Minima so please leave plenty of time to get down there! Our normal Sunday racing programme is officially cancelled and instead the results of TSC members participating in Bart's Bash will count instead. More information on the race can be found in the attached Supplementary Sailing Instructions . To round things
Published 17:53 on 16 Sep 2014
Minima Yacht Club and Thames Sailing Club have both registered to take part in Bart’s Bash, the largest sailing event in the world on Sunday 21st September 2014 in aid of the Andrew Simpson Sailing Foundation Charity: www.bartsbash.co.uk The clubs have decided to combine forces in order to give the best chance to get 25 boats on the water, which we need to qualify for the Guinness World Record attempt. We will be
Published 08:29 on 12 Sep 2014
The Braganza Bowl & Yates Cup for Thames A Raters takes place at Tamesis club on Saturday 20th & Sunday 21st September 2014. Below you'll find the NOR for the event. Good luck Thames!
Published 07:02 on 12 Sep 2014