Presidents Race 2021

Our annual President’s Race will be taking place this Saturday (11th April), hosted by our new President, Peter Bramley, who will be acting as Race Officer.  The race is historically a shake down race and the traditional start of the season.  The start of the race is 10:00, on the tide, an average lap time handicap […]

EASTER RACING – Update to the Club Handbook:

At last…… Racing commences at West Kirby Sailing Club…… There are 4 handicap races over Easter –  Two on the tide (Good Friday and Saturday) and two on the Lake (Easter Sunday and Monday)….all we need is now fair weather! The SIs are attached, and may I remind everyone of the revised rules published by the RYA […]

Updates for Race Officers

Race officers need to take note for some changes to running races this year. Firstly there are some minor changes to start and finish rules to be aware of. Secondly WKSC are collecting/publishing results in a new way. Please see the document RO-Results-Procedures for more information.

RACING AT WKSC – End of Winter- Early Spring 2021

Due to the normal process and timing of producing the Handbook for the forthcoming 2021-2022 season, the racing season in February should have commenced by the time the Handbook is published and circulated to our membership.  I have therefore published the Racing Programme for February, March and April 2021 on the Web-Site for information. BUT and […]

Coronavirus – COVID 19

Update On Saturday 31 October, the Prime Minister announced that England was to go into a second lockdown from Thursday 5 November until at least Wednesday 2 December. This will have a significant impact on the services we can offer. Bar and galley facilities As from Thursday 5 November, the bar will close until further […]

Tidal race Series “B” – Sunday 18th October 2020

This Sunday we will be running a race on the tide starting 11.30am. All members are welcome to take part, please follow Covid-19 restrictions at all times! SIs are available to download and print below. Please email with your sail number, boat class and your name if you intend to compete, by midday on […]