Pre-Chanukah sail, 4th December 2016

This year David Mark again hosted the pre-Chanukah sail out of Gosport on his Hallberg Rassy 36, Camena. The weather was sunny but the wind was a very cold easterly, blowing up to F4-5. Fortunately, by the time we got down to Gosport, the frost had . . . → Read More: Pre-Chanukah sail, 4th December 2016

End of season sail, 29/30 October 2016

Robert hosted Steve and Louise on this year’s end of season sail, this time from Gosport to Southampton Ocean Village and back on the weekend the clocks returned from BST to GMT.

Robert brought Solace over from Chichester on Friday in light winds under sail the whole way between West Pole and Buoy No . . . → Read More: End of season sail, 29/30 October 2016

Memorial to Alan Soloway

“Audrey, Louise and Marc Soloway would like to thank all members of the High Seas SC for their kind support at this difficult time. Alan was passionate about his love of sailing and valued his membership of the Hssc.”

HSSC AGM AND LAYING UP DINNER Sunday 13th November

HSSC AGM AND LAYING UP DINNER

Sunday 13 November 2016

AGM: 1745 for 1800 hrs RECEPTION: 1845 to 1930 hrs DINNER: 1930 hrs

Venue: Cote Restaurant, 2 Highgate High St, London, N6 5JL

Reception plus 3 course dinner and drinks members £30, non-members £35

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HSSC Summer sail – Gulf of Naples from 3 to 10 September 2016

The club’s 2016 summer sail took place in the Gulf of Naples out of . . . → Read More: HSSC Summer sail – Gulf of Naples from 3 to 10 September 2016

Sail round the buoys and dinner in Cowes – 8 – 10 July 2016

Not bad for a cancelled event – four boats participating and one came over for dinner for 12 people.

This was the event that Gill cancelled because of lack of commitment. However, with a week to go she had mustered three owner-boats, one charter boat, one power boat and one boat visiting. . . . → Read More: Sail round the buoys and dinner in Cowes – 8 – 10 July 2016

Dutch Canals, June 2016

We touched down in Schiphol, Amsterdam’s main airport, under glowering skies that promised and delivered torrential rain. Our intrepid band of HSSC members lead by captain Victor Newton were going to start our exploration of Holland and its famous rivers and canals . . . → Read More: Dutch Canals, June 2016

Pre-Chanuka sail

(Pre-)Chanukah Sail 2015

This year’s club sail for Chanukah actually took place on 6 December, erev-Chanukah, with storm Desmond doing its best to thwart the intrepid sailors from participating in their enjoyment. The Met Office report covering 18h00 Saturday to 18h00 Sunday forecast south westerly . . . → Read More: Pre-Chanuka sail

Annual General Meeting and Laying up Dinner.

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Annual General Meeting

8 November 2015

The Alpine Restaurant

135 High Road, Bushey Heath, Hertfordshire, WD23 1JA

AGM – 17h45 for 18h00

Reception – 18h45 to 19h30

Dinner – 19h30

Price £35, non-members £40

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Sail in the Clyde, May / June 2015

Towards the end of 2014 and long before the club’s 2015 programme had been drafted Victor organised a sail in the Clyde estuary for the end of May / beginning of June, which the guide books suggest is the best time of year if one is not to be pestered by midges. The event was . . . → Read More: Sail in the Clyde, May / June 2015

Portsmouth Tides