Annual General Meeting 2018

CLUB NOTICE

Dear Member,

In accordance with the constitution i am writing to inform you that the Annual General Meeting of Rossendale Valley Sailing Club will take place on the 4th November 2018 (2PM) at the Clubhouse, Clowbridge Reservoir. Notice of this meeting has been placed in the clubhouse since 13th September and has also been emailed out previously to all members on the club database.

The Agenda for the AGM 4th November will be as follows:

  1. Welcome
  2. Apologies for Absence
  3. Minutes of the last AGM
  4. Commodore’s Report
  5. Hon. Treasurer’s Report
  6. Membership Secretary’s Report
  7. Election of Flag Officers
    • Mark Girven – Commodore
    • David Hudson – Vice Commodore
    • Gill Garner – Secretary
    • Steve Booth – Treasurer
  8. Election of Council Members
    • N.Girven, D.Forbes, M.Green, R.Glowa, S.Booth, M. Ashby-Smith, M.Morgan, G.Stones, J. Blackburn, E.Davis
  9. Proposal of Council – to offer, based on continued and past support to the club, the category of Life Membership to Doug Forbes. Also based on past support to the club the category of Honorary membership to Joan Forbes.
  10. Proposal of Council – adoption of working document on Increased Participation by Club Members. With agreement on recommended proposals.
  11. Closure of meeting, followed by Race Prize Giving and refreshments.

October Powerboat level 2 course

13/14th October 2018

This two-day entry level course provides the skills and background knowledge needed to drive a powerboat and is the basis of the International Certificate of Competence.

It focuses on low speed close quarters handling, man overboard recovery, an introduction to driving at planing speed, and collision regulations. There will also be a very basic intro to passage planning.

For more information please contact principal(at)rvsc.co.uk

To enrol click here

Intermediate windsurf course

Dates 22-23th September

 Intermediate –  Improve your technique and confidence through new skills including the beach start and an introduction to the harness. Taught as part of a course and separate clinics, your centre will advise you and tailor training to your needs, from faster tacking and gybing to the next steps of blasting control, using the harness and foot straps.

Course for Members only

For more information please contact principal(at)rvsc.co.uk

To book Click Here

September Level 2 Dinghy course

RYA Level 2 Dinghy for members 29-30th September

Level 2 content – Rigging, launching, sailing in all directions. Pick up a mooring. Anchoring. Man overboard.  Capsize recovery and essential safety knowledge

Further information from the club “principal(at)rvsc.co.uk”

To Book click here

RVSC PARTY

A Great night had by all. Make sure you don’t miss the next one

Members late Summer Social event

1st September  7.30pm til late.

Pie and Peas supper and a Singer for entertainment.

Bring your own Beer wine or soft drinks.

We havent had on of these for a few years but in the past they were really good nights. So go on let your hair down and see what the night brings!!

 

August Powerboat course

4/5th August 2018

This two-day entry level course provides the skills and background knowledge needed to drive a powerboat and is the basis of the International Certificate of Competence.

It focuses on low speed close quarters handling, man overboard recovery, an introduction to driving at planing speed, and collision regulations. The course can be taken inland or on the coast and your certificate will be endorsed accordingly.

To enrol please click here

Members RYA Powerboat level 2

21/22nd July 2018

This two-day entry level course provides the skills and background knowledge needed to drive a powerboat and is the basis of the International Certificate of Competence.

It focuses on low speed close quarters handling, man overboard recovery, an introduction to driving at planing speed, and collision regulations. The course can be taken inland or on the coast and your certificate will be endorsed accordingly.

To enrol please click Here 

Dinghy Course 28/29th July 2018

RYA dinghy Course 28th/29th  July

This course will be run as either a level 1 or level 2 course depending on demand.

Level 1 content – How to sail in all directions, including an awareness of launching and recovering

Level 2 content – Rigging, launching, sailing in all directions. Capsize recovery and essential safety knowledge

 

Further information from the club principal

To book a place –click here

Dinghy Course

RYA dinghy Course 30th June -1st  July

This course will be run as either a level 1 or level 2 course depending on demand.

Level 1 content – How to sail in all directions, including an awareness of launching and recovering

Level 2 content – Rigging, launching, sailing in all directions. Capsize recovery and essential safety knowledge

 

Further information from the club principal

To book a place –click here