Twisted Tube Pre Event Report

 The Twisted TUBE 2016 Random Pairs, Bring Your Own Boat Team Racing Saturday 12th November 2016 PRE-EVENT Report Saturday the 12th November marks the start of the Team Racing Season at Spinnaker Club with the annual Twisted Tube team racing event. This is a fantastic competition that combines a friendly and informal ethos with competitive, good run team racing. The format is two boat team racing event with a twist;…

Wessex Winter Warmer 2016

Wessex Winter Warmer 2016 – Report The 13th and 14th February 2016 saw the return of Wessex Sailing Club’s (Southampton University) Wessex Winter Warmer. 18 of the UK’s top teams including 13 university teams headed to Spinnaker Sailing Club for some high level racing. Jamie Diamond provided some great drone footage of the weekend – See here for footage Day one saw 108 races completed after a prompt start and…

Spinnaker SC Team best performing crew on Day 2 of Etchells Invitational Cup in Cowes

Spinnaker SC Team best performing crew on Day 2 of Etchells Invitational Cup in Cowes Report by Rupert Holmes Cowes, UK, August 3, 2015 – The second day of the Etchells Invitational Regatta for the Gertrude Cup saw the Spinnaker Sailing Club’s team led by Matt Reid post the day’s best result among the 16 teams from around the world. It was a day of intense competition, including an incredibly…

Ladies Team Racing Nationals 2015

This coming weekend (14-15th March 2015) the RYA Ladies Team Racing National Championships will be played out at Spinnaker Club, the home of team racing in Southern England. Hosted jointly by Spinnaker Club & Wessex Sailing Club (Southampton Uni), the event also incorporates the Championship for the BUSA (British University Sailing Association) Ladies Team Racing Title. Fifteen of the twenty teams will be representing BUSA affiliated University Sailing Clubs. The…