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March 9, 2020

"D"sail was the order of the day with strong winds prevailing, despite the conditions 8 skippers attended one a guest and another a New member. The race was carried out in the now familiar Burwain RC Laser fortnightly handicap which always produces mixed results and wo...

January 20, 2020

Sunday saw a complete opposite of the previous week with beautiful winters day and calm winds a good day to put your "A" sail skills to the the test. 5 skippers attended with GBR1135 dominating the score sheet.


January 6, 2020

The first day of sailing in 2020 was definitely not for the fair weather skipper with temperatures of just above frizzing, light constant rain and wind speeds of over 13mph getting up to 20 mph on occasions.

Despite these conditions 6 skippers showed up to battle it out...

November 3, 2019

A little less wind than forecast ensured A rigs were the order of the day. For one or two races B rigs were tried as an alternative, but those that conducted the experiment soon saw the error of their ways and reverted to the largest sail. Close finishes occurred in mo...

With weather looking less than hospitable, four skippers arrived to ensure another day of points scored was added to the Autumn Series tally. The clubhouse again paid dividends, affording us dry racing with perfect views of the course for much of the day.

Chandor (GBR 4...

July 28, 2019

At long last Chandor (GBR 455), a serial winner at Burwain Lake, was well and truly 'knocked off his perch'.

Tremendous and consistent sailing  from Graham Waugh (1st) and Richard Whittle (2nd) was enough to ensure that Chandor finished a humble 3rd on the day. Burwains...

Regular Sunday racing once again doubled as an Open Meeting, as Burwain hosted a summer series Northern Area Championship event.

We were delighted to welcome no fewer than 4 skippers who made the journey from Fleetwood, together with Trevor who once again gave us his ti...

July 3, 2019

To D or not to D. That was the question.

Those that arrived expecting a continuation of the warm and calm weather we have enjoyed of late were in for a surprise. Cool temperatures with steady and strong breezes made the D rig the sail of choice for most, with some...

June 10, 2019

Yet again wonderful weather tempted plenty of skippers, old and new, to the club for another tremendous day of racing. With John Sharman returning, and the visitors John, Liam and Steve (dubbed quickly JLS) coming to give RC Lasers a go, the deck was looking busy.


June 3, 2019

It's decided then! Handicap racing is here to stay.

It was agreed that this Summer Season we would trial a series including every other weekend as handicap racing. All are now in agreement that it is proving to be a great success.

Races today, as on all other handicap da...

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