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Shanghai Cup 2018

The racing-Portishead 5th/6th May The 2018 Shanghai Bristol Channel cup races will be held in Portishead on 5th and 6th of May racing starting at 1030 hrs. OOD Saturday Simon Britten ;Sunday Nick Duppa Miller. We have the use of a comfortable fast motor boat to lay the start and other marks. Hopefully 6 races will be […]

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Offshore Race

This weekend is our annual Offshore Race: Start: 09:30 22 July Start: 11:30 23 July (PROVISIONAL) Start & Finish line (Portishead): an extension of the SE wall of Portishead pier (i.e. when looking straight down pier wall towards marina you are on the line) Start & Finish line (Cardiff): an extension of the centre line […]

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Crew Membership

This year we’re trialling the concept of Crew Membership. The majority of people participating in PCC activities aren’t members and our aim is to engage them in the club. The PCC committee therefore invites all active crew (cruising and racing) to become affiliate members for the 2017 season. There’s a form to complete here. Please […]

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Holms Race

The Holms Race is on 9th Sept this year: the entry form and Notice of Race have now been published here. A couple of things to note: – the start and finish line this year is between the PYSC clubhouse in Sugar Loaf Bay (marked Kilkenny Bay on some charts) and the southern tip of […]

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Regatta Race

Here are the details for the Regatta Race on Sat 1st July:   Course: Start > Cockburn (P) > Old Mans Head (S) > Old Severn Bridge > Old Mans Head (P) > Cockburn (S) > Finish Old Mans Head: is a West Cardinal 0.4NM NE of the New Severn Bridge Old Severn Bridge: turn […]

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Holms Race

The Holms Race webpage has been updated in preparation for this year’s race on Saturday 9th September. High water is 10:03 BST so it will be a late’ish one (14:00 before the last boats start?). The Notice of Race, Entry Form and Sailing Instructions will be published near the time.

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Cockburn 1

A great turnout for the fast fleet last night, with all 7 boats holding IRC certificates making it to the start. We started in bright sunshine and a light breeze, but a squall brought driving snow and 30 knot gusts towards the end … Hullabaloo won the fast fleet and White Spirit the cruiser fleet […]

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