2013 NQYC Sailing & Social Events
2013 Dinghy & Cruiser fixture list
The complete dinghy and cruiser fixture list for 2013 can now be viewed here (available in booklet form in the Club). This also includes known social events (other events and races will be added during the season - see Club notice board for details). Racing fixtures are also published on the racing page.
The Social events page has also been updated.
Thursday evening racing series
Results for the first Thursday evening race (11th April) are as follows: 1st Gwynfor (Laser), 2nd Steve (Topaz), 3rd Ed/Jen (Laser), 4th Heather (Heron). The next race will be held on Thursday 18th April, first gun 18:55.
Frostbite sailing 2013
Frostbite sailing has concluded for 2013, for results and details of races see the Frostbite page.
Volvo RYA Junior Champs Race footage
We now have video footage of laser and oppie racing in New Quay Volvo Racing in New Quay and enter password: newquay
Dinners for the 2013 season have not yet been announced.
Presentation of GP14 Masters 2012 Trophy: John Billington, Gill Beddow (Event Organiser), Crawford Mcleary (Vice commodore NQYC), Mike Senior.
2013 CARDIGAN BAY REGATTA
Dates for the 139th annual Cardigan Bay Regatta have been confirmed as 13, 14, 15th August (main day is 14th August).
FROSTBITE DINGHY SERIES: The Frostbite began seven years ago when a few hardy sailors decided to take on the challenge of winter sailing in New Quay. Since then the sailing series has grown in strength every year and now regularly has a turn out of ten or more dinghies.
NQYC Club Officials - 2012/13
Managing the Club's events and activities is a responsibility which is shared by a number of committees and officials. The officers for 2012/13 are as follows:
- President: Mr Malcolm Evans
- Vice President: Mrs Aline Horton
- Commodore: Mr Crawford McLeary
- Vice Commodore: Mr Owen Jones-Williams
- Rear Commodore: Mr Mark Willis
- Hon Secretary: Mr Ed Wilson
- Hon Treasurer: Mr Mike Masters
- Principal Instructor: Mrs Jennifer Davies
- Cruiser Racing Captain: Mr Mark Willis
- Sailing Secretary: Prof Nick James
- Bosun Jolly Roger: Mr Kester Laver
Local Sailing Clubs
NQYC enjoys good relations with local sailing clubs, including Tresaith Mariners, Aberaeron and Aberystwyth. Tresaith Mariners is a club well known for its enthusiastic catarmaran sailing and enviable social calendar. Although the club is still young it has a committed and hardworking management team, if you would like to get innvolved with Tresaith Mariners contact Fraser.