Sailing and Social Program March 2015 - March 2016 updated 19Jan16 Web Card as PDF not updated

Sailing Instructons (PDF file 15kb)
The Club is open every Sunday throughout the year and the patrol boat will be manned whenever conditions are suitable for sailing.
Members needing help with rigging etc. or who wish to crew need to arrive at least 1 hour before the start of an activity.
On Sunday race days activities include the bar, lunch (burgers), tea and cakes from 15:00 to 15:30; please come and join us.
After British Summer Time ends (BST) the last race will start soon after the 2:00pm event finishes; tea and cakes will be after the last race finishes.
From 13:30 - 15:00 on the first Sunday of the month there will be activities for newcomers, but suitable for ALL members; details in the Notes column.
TFC = Training, Fun, Cruising, SpA = Spring/Autumn series. Sailing Activities Details

 DATE  11:30 AM  2:00 PM  3:30 PM Evening, Social and Notes
 MARCH 2015
Frostbite Cruise or a clubhouse activity like a Quiz  (11:30) and lunch (1:30)

Working party 10:30am. Come along with gardening tools and clothes; lunch will be provided
 Sat 21  
Start Of Season Party buffet 7:30pm
Spring Race 1 TFC
SpA Race 1 BST begins

Easter Egg Trophy, 4 races, best 3 count Monday is Bank Holiday
 12 Spring Race 2 TFC SpA Race 2 Newcomers
Spring Race 3 TFC
Sprint Race 1,  2
 Sat 25
70s Night 7:30pm
Spring Race 4
TFC SpA Race 3
 03 Spring Race 5
SpA Race 4
Newcomers. Monday early Bank Holiday. SCOA Hunts SC
Sat 09
Working party 10:30am with a late lunch. Come along with gardening tools and clothes.
Spring Race 6 TFC
Sprint Race 3, 4 Chestnut Sunday at Bushy Park  - AQSC exhibiting a boat
Open weekend
RYA Push Boat Out
 24 Training and trying various boats for new members, and fun Sailing SCOA Frensham Ponds, Monday is Bank Holiday
Trip to Bletchley Park (CANCELLED)

Spring Race 7 TFC
SpA Race 5
Sat 06

Molesey Carnival- AQSC exhibiting a boat
 07 Spring Race 8  TFC Summer Race 1
Sat 13
AQSC Regatta   No evening event
AQSC Regatta with Strawberry cream teas
 Sat 20
Hampton RegattaAQSC Invited  
 21 Hampton Regatta, No racing at AQSC
 Wed 24 Midsummer day is Sun 21 June
Mid Summer Cruise & supper; leave 6pm
Spring Race 9
 TFC Summer Race 2 Wiimbledon tennis 29 Jun-12 Jul, SCOA Papercourt
 5 Spring Race 10 TFC
Sprint Race 5, 6
Newcomers. End of Hampton Court flower show (30 Jun-5 Jul).
 12 Spring Race 11 TFC Summer Race 3

 Sat 18
 Molesey Regatta, No sailing at AQSC Hog roast dinner buffet 7:30pm
 19 Spring Race 12 TFC Summer Race 4
Molesey youth/disabled event, no sailing down stream of AQSC
 26 Spring Race 13 TFC
Summer Race 5
 02 Autumn Race 1
 Sprint Race 7, 8
Newcomers. SCOA SigneT Nationals Brightlingsea SC 2-7Aug. Prudential RideLondon
 09 Autumn Race 2 TFC  Summer Race 6
Sat 15
 Note moved from Saturday 08
BBQ, BYO or buy from bar, followed by a  trip to Sunbury Regatta fireworks.  Details
 16 Autumn Race 3 TFC Summer Race 7
 Sun 23
Autumn Race 4 TFC Summer Race 8

 Sat 29 Visit to Bewl Valley Sailing Club (Youth Regatta)
Cancelled due to problems at BVSC
 Sun 30
Sailing at AQSC including training, bar, burgers, or you could bring you own and have a family DIY BBQ by the river

 Mon 31
Visit to Bewl Valley Sailing Club (Family Sailing) Cancelled. Bank holiday
 6 Autumn Race 5
Summer Race 9
Mid-Thames Trophy at AQSC SC
 13 Autumn Race 6
TFC Sprint Race 9, 10  
 Sat 19

Cowboy theme Night 7:30 pm
 20 Autumn Race 7
TFC Summer Race 10 SCOA Paxton Lakes Saturday and Sunday
Autumn Race 8
Summer Race 11

 4 Autumn Race 9

SpA Race 6 Newcomers
 11 Autumn Race 10
TFC SpA Race 7
 Fri 16
Replaces Sat 17 at Sunbury Cricket Club
Dinner at IL CAPRICCIO; phone Diana 020 8393 8039 to book
 18 Autumn Race 11 TFC Sprint Race 11, 12  
Sat 24
Working party 10:30am with a late lunch..  Moved to Saturday 14 November
 25 Autumn Race 12 TFC SpA Race 8
BST ends. The last race starts soon after the 2:00pm event finishes
Sat 31

Russian Balalaika musical evening
 1 Autumn Race 13
SpA Race 9
Newcomers. The last race starts soon after the 2:00pm event finishes
Autumn Race 14 TFC SpA Race 10 The last race starts soon after the 2:00pm event finishes
Sat 14

Working party 10:30am with a late lunch.  Come along with gardening tools and clothes.

Sat 28

AGM, Prize Giving and End of Season Party 7.30pm
 13 Cheats Christmas lunch 12:30pm & family games
Wed 16

Seasonal nibbles
 Fri 1
New Years Day Sail from 11.00am and Pot luck lunch
Sat 23

Burns Night (Mon 25) Celebration, Haggis Tatties and Neeps from 7:30pm

Ladies Day Lunch at Al Forno restaurant in New Malden. Moved from February 14
 MARCH 2016
Frostbite cruise and lunch

Working party 10:30am. Come along with gardening tools and clothes. Lunch will be provided
 Sat 19

 27 Spring Race 1 TFC  SpA Race 1 BST begins

Sailing Activities Details

All races will start on time; races will not be delayed because competitors are not ready.
The 11:30 am race will generally be a Spring or Autumn Series race.
The 2:00 pm activity will be Training, a Fun activity, or Cruising (TFC) with emphasis on giving less experienced members a better sailing experience including sailing with different boats and helm/crew. On the first Sunday of the month it will especially cater for newcomers.
The 3:30 pm race will generally be a SpA (Spring/Autumn), a Summer or 2 Sprint Series races; After BST ends it will start soon after the 2:00pm event finishes so boats can be pur away in the light. Wednesday afternoon Sailing will be from 3:30pm starting on 6 May and ending on 30 September; the bar will open when sailing finishes.
The Cundy Trophy long distance race will take place, on a day when the weather is suitable, concurrent with a scheduled Sunday afternoon race (27Sep 14:00).



 Spring  Handicap Trophy
 13 races at 11.30am from 29 March to 26 July ( 7 to count)
 Laser Cup
 11 races at 3.30pm between 7 June and 27 September( 6 to count)
 Autumn  Cruiser Trophy
 14 races at 11.30am between 2 August and 8 November ( 7 to count)
 Spring/Autumn (SpA)
 Saturday Trophy
 10 races at 3.30pm between 29 March and 8 November( 6 to count)
 Sprint  Enterprise Cup
 6 pairs of short races at 3.30pm between 12 April and 18 October( 6 to count)