Calendar

 Sun 8 Jan 2017                          Newent (10am) and Over    Racing/Sailing/Boating (Bryan)

Thurs 12 Jan                                             Subs Night                 Wall’s Club (Lounge)7.30pm

Fri 13 Jan          Sailing and Boating at Over & Saul Junction  MM Racing 1.45pm (Cliff)

Sun 15 Jan                                Newent (10am) and Over     Racing/Sailing/Boating (Gordon)

Sat 21 Jan            London Model Engineering Exhibition  See newsletter(a few seats left)

Fri 27 Jan         Sailing and Boating at Over & Saul Junction   MM Racing 1.45pm (John H)

Sun 29 Jan                            Newent (10am) and Over                                Free Sailing

Sun 5  Feb                            Newent (10am) and Over            Racing/Sailing/Boating (John T)

Fri 1o Feb         Sailing and Boating at Over & Saul Junction     MM Racing 1.45pm (Budge)

Thur 16 Feb                                             AGM                                                 Wall’s Club 7.30pm  

Sun 19 Feb                           Newent (10am) and Over            Racing/Sailing/Boating (Mike B)

Thur 23 Feb                                 Committee Meeting                                  Wall’s Club 7.30pm

Fri 24 Feb       Sailing and Boating at Over & Saul Junction     MM Racing 1.45pm (Roger P)

Sun 5 Mar                          Newent (10am) and Over                 Racing/Sailing/Boating (Peter)

Fri 10 Mar        Sailing and Boating at Over & Saul Junction     MM Racing 1.45pm (Peter)

Thur 16 Mar                            Club Night at Walls Club                                      TBA

Sun 19 Mar                         Newent (10am) and Over            Racing/Sailing/Boating (Rodney)

Fri 24 Mar           Sailing and Boating at Over & Saul Junction     MM Racing 1.45pm (TBA)

 

                                                              Regular Club Sailing / Boating

 

Every Friday – Saul Junction from 1.30pm or Over from mid day until dusk

Every Saturday afternoon at Gloucester Docks….from 1pm

Every Sunday – Over is available

Over is always available but maintenance on a Wednesday must take preference.

Parking on the slipway area at Over is for Blue Badge holders only. Only exception is for quick loading / unloading.

Micro Magic sailing at Over does not stop you sailing your motor boats. Plenty of room for all and a cup of tea as well.

MM racing finishes at 3.15 unless wind, rain, leaves, weeds dictate. Only 7 races are required. Over is available on the remaining half mile of water.

Any changes to these days are noted in the calendar above

If you become locked in at Over a key is available from Dave at the Wharf House

Please remember the following points of sailing etiquette and safety.

Always bring and use your frequency peg and aerial protector when sailing.

Take your frequency peg off the frequency board when you switch the TX off, and take it home again!

Limit your time on the water to a half hour session, then check if others would like to use that frequency.

The above points do not apply to 2.4 GHz transmitters.

Weil’s disease – after boating, be safe, clean your hands with an antibacterial wash. Carry some with you.

Retrieving models from far side bank following breakdown.

You MUST always be accompanied by another person and be fully aware of the hazards

Please use the Club Pole to manoeuvre the model to a safe location

Please note this land is private and do NOT damage trees and plant growth

All fast electrics when used at full speed must keep beyond the WHITE BUOY (at the rear of the canal boat Mr Maysey). Slow boats must turn around at the GREEN BUOY which is situated near the bow of Mr Maysey. However should there be no slow boats sailing then the fast boats can use the whole of the canal as can the slower ones  should there be no fast boats being used.

COMMON SENSE must prevail to prevent further collisions or swamping.

2 Responses to Calendar

  1. Cara Collins says:

    Have you a phone number I have a couple of very nice boats I wish to sell at very reasonable prices ,,a 50″patrol boat working lights 3turbo motors ,futuba radio ,a 50″ old 1950/60with original motor and intercepted 18″ cruiser ,,I also have a spitfire petrol airplane with all accessories ,everything you need if knowing of anyone ,,Thanks for reading

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