Single-handed Ocean Sailing

Single-handed Ocean Sailing in small boats The Wivenhoe Sailing Club is delighted to welcome John Apps to the club on Saturday 30th November to talk about his single-handed ocean sailing experience in boats mostly less than 30 feet. Known amongst his friends as the East Coast’s answer to Crocodile Dundee, John has crossed the Atlantic…

River Clean Up

Rivercare Cleanup -CANCELLED

Rivercare Cleanup Oct 6th 10:00 & Old Hard BBQ @ 14:00 WSC members are encouraged to join in with the Wivenhoe Society and Wivenhoe Canoe Club to clean up our river. Organised by Jon Scales email j.scales@essex.ac.uk Tel: 07909 693937. For more information, please click here.  

WSC, ACBOC & W&RYOA CinC & Tail End Race

All three organisations will take part in this combined event Wivenhoe and Rowhedge Yacht Owners Association WSC members should contact Rob Maloney about joining the cruise, booking berths and evening meals and contact Bernie Hetherington if they want to enter the race. Tail End Race 2019 A Fun Race from Brightlingsea to Bradwell with either…

Lift Out

Autumn Lift-Out Meeting

Autumn Lift-Out Meeting The annual group meeting to arrange the autumn lift-out schedule. Lifting Group Meeting, Friday September 20th @ 20:00. Annual meeting to brief members about revised procedures and equipment and to arrange the schedule for this autumn. Booking forms will be available. All lifting dates are in the club calendar, have a look…

Colne watch

Colne Watch

Colne Watch is a community-led project to keep the Colne estuary safe for all water uses and to reduce speeding and anti-social behaviour. Members of the public are encouraged to submit reports to Colne Watch of speeding, anti-social or dangerous behaviour observed on the River Colne via http://bit.ly/Report2ColneWatch. The information submitted to Colne Watch will…

Cruise in Company

Cruise in Company

Bernie is organising this Cruise-In-Company for a few days following the bank holiday. Destination to be decided when a reliable weather forecast is available, but up the coast to the Alde or south to the Medway are possibilities. If all skippers who wish to participate could please contact Bernie asap email    berniehetherington@googlemail.com   Tel,  07967505854…

In Memory of Ed Halsall

Ed Halsall’s daughter, Sarah is running the London Marathon in April this year in memory of her late father and in support of the RNLI. Ed was a member of WSC for many years and tragically died at sea on the Ostend Rally in 2017. This is a splendid way for members to remember Ed…