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by sam mason
Fri Aug 09, 2019 9:27 am
Forum: CVRDA organisation
Topic: Proposal for AGM
Replies: 4
Views: 474

Re: Proposal for AGM

I agree wholeheartedly with Pat. Move everything forward 5 years and leave the design criteria as it is. The quantum jump came about 1990 in most classes when viable FRP came on line and there was an instant difference in boat performance. Perhaps we should look at Wood built 1990 or before any cons...
by sam mason
Wed Aug 07, 2019 9:28 pm
Forum: Boats and bits for sale
Topic: Merlin 1027
Replies: 3
Views: 519

Re: Merlin 1027

Now found a new home so no longer available Perhaps I should buy a Moth...…….?
by sam mason
Wed Aug 07, 2019 11:24 am
Forum: CVRDA organisation
Topic: Falling Attendance at CVRDA Rallys
Replies: 3
Views: 1027

Re: Falling Attendance at CVRDA Rallys

From my point of view the last couple of years have just staggered from one personal disaster straight into the next so I am barely sailing at all much less travelling but things must improve. Surely? The number for the Hykeham meeting has fallen progressively for the past 3 years 12- 10-6 and the c...
by sam mason
Wed Aug 07, 2019 7:39 am
Forum: Boats and bits for sale
Topic: Merlin 1027
Replies: 3
Views: 519

Re: Merlin 1027

Hi Stewart I will PM you
by sam mason
Sat Aug 03, 2019 11:10 am
Forum: Boats and bits for sale
Topic: Merlin 1027
Replies: 3
Views: 519

Merlin 1027

Merlin Rocket 1027 Proctor X11. Wyche and Coppock hull built 1960 and sympathetically rebuilt with very closely matching ply in 2017 by Sam Mason epoxy and 2 pack inside and out Now fitted with half height bow tank , new c/b case, chute and transom flaps. Rig a lot more modern Superspars M2 metal ma...
by sam mason
Tue Jul 09, 2019 6:26 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Hykeham Race report
Replies: 4
Views: 621

Re: Hykeham Race report

Warsash is a long way to come to watch ducks as per Sunday but the racing was , as ever, excellent on the previous day
by sam mason
Mon Jul 08, 2019 6:50 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Hykeham Race report
Replies: 4
Views: 621

Re: Hykeham Race report

Lyndon and indeed every one else .It is always a pleasure to have you here and the club have as good as said we can have one more try next year but there is time for that to change. In the meantime I have put a few pictures up on the face book page so you can see what you did or didn't miss. Picture...
by sam mason
Sun Jul 07, 2019 8:26 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Hykeham Race report
Replies: 4
Views: 621

Hykeham Race report

After all the excitement with policemen and wild teenage parties it was quite refreshing to actually go sailing. Saturday started wet with a light to moderate westerly breeze. First visitor to arrive was Lyndon Beasley (Greensforge) with one of his moths soon followed by Paul Jago (Attenborough) and...
by sam mason
Fri Jul 05, 2019 9:04 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Hykeham Meeting
Replies: 11
Views: 1646

Re: Hykeham Meeting

Under the circumstances the gates will NOT be unlocked on Friday evening unless specifically requested. PM me for my phone number if you need them open.
Sorry about all this
Sam
by sam mason
Thu Jul 04, 2019 8:02 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Hykeham Meeting
Replies: 11
Views: 1646

Re: Hykeham Meeting

It never rains but it pours. We have just received intelligence from the police that the lake at Hykeham is likely to be the venue for a teenage party/ rave on Friday night. This is beyond our control although ,obviously the Police are aware and will take what ever steps they feel necessary. If thos...
by sam mason
Sun Jun 30, 2019 10:00 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Hykeham Meeting
Replies: 11
Views: 1646

Re: Hykeham Meeting

Sorry to hear that Alan. Hope you are about again soon
Sam
by sam mason
Sat Jun 29, 2019 6:45 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Hykeham Meeting
Replies: 11
Views: 1646

Re: Hykeham Meeting

We will be doing bring and burn again so don't forget something to sling on the Barbie. The club will provide salad etc as usual so I could do with an idea of how many people so I know how many lettuces I need etc. The dog and I SHOULD have the gates open by about 3 and I can keep them open as long ...
by sam mason
Wed Jun 26, 2019 9:58 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Hykeham Meeting
Replies: 11
Views: 1646

Re: Hykeham Meeting

Lyndon,
I had heard something to that effect I keep trying to lend people my Merlin as a support act but no takers so far
Sam
by sam mason
Sun Jun 23, 2019 7:34 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Hykeham Meeting
Replies: 11
Views: 1646

Re: Hykeham Meeting

Good show. That's two of us then!
by sam mason
Fri Jun 21, 2019 7:13 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Hykeham Meeting
Replies: 11
Views: 1646

Re: Hykeham Meeting

Hello everybody
Is anyone coming to Hykeham? Will anyone need the gates open on the Friday evening? Has anyone got any questions?
Sam