WKSC Sailing Forum 2019

This invitation is being sent to all active Sailors but if you missed out and would like to attend this invitation is for you and we would love to have you come along! Peter Bramley Hon Sailing Secretary There is also a downloadable PDF available at the bottom of the page.

‘Constellations’ Light Show by Studio Joanie Lemercier

The Liverpool City Region season will be launched with ‘Constellations’ by Studio Joanie Lemercier (https://joanielemercier.com/constellations/) taking place in West Kirby between Friday 18th and Sunday 20th October.  The display is an audiovisual presentation of artwork in the form of light projected on to a water screen measuring 30 metres by 15 metres on West Kirby […]

Albacore Northern Championship 2019 – Summary

The less than favourable forecast deterred several competitors, however 6 visitors joined 8 West Kirby boats to battle it out at West Kirby. Saturday, the forecast proved right and Race Officer Tony Marston delayed the start until 1400 in the afternoon and set 3 sprint races on the lake. The competitors agreed that only the […]

Albacore Northern Championships 2019

WEST KIRBY SAILING CLUB Saturday & Sunday 28th & 29th September 2019 Saturday HT 11.15 9.4M Sunday HT 11.58 9.7M Three races back to back each day on the Dee Estuary, fun social Saturday PM. Schedule All visitors are most welcome Friday PM at WKSC to join in the club’s fun night. Food will be […]

A Thank you from the Children of Chernobyl

To West Kirby Sailing Club                                                                                 We are very grateful to you for your continuing support to our charity.  This year rain and wind almost stopped play! In the end the […]

WKSC Solo Open 2019

NOTICE OF RACESOLO CLASS OPEN MEETING WEST KIRBY SAILING CLUB Saturday 14th September 2019 High tide 12.05hrs 8.61m Warning signal first race 10.30 Hrs Three races back to back on the Dee estuary. Organising Authority. The organising authority is West Kirby Sailing Club Rules. The event will be run under the Racing Rules of Sailing […]

Calling all Paddlers – Dragon Boat Race 2019

We are hosting the Wirral Dragon boat festival this coming Saturday the 7th September 10am-2.00pm, in aid of Headway Wirral . We need to put together a WKSC team.  Last year the WKSC team won the event.  It is your chance to paddle against the police and many more teams. You must be over 11 […]

The Adventures of Zippy Zero

Zippy’s zephyring in Zscortland. Greetings from Zippy Zero, traveller and adventurer. I’ve just got back from a long weekend in Largs, Scotland. It was their Regatta Festival and 95 boats entered the event! We travelled North from West Kirby on Friday morning and I was launched by late afternoon for a perfect breezy practice before […]

Bojangles looks for logic at the Menai Strait Regattas

Hello all from Bojangles, the International Contender 2523, reporting on the past fortnight’s adventures at the Menai Strait Regattas. The first two days of racing were so windy that the racing was cancelled for the Fast Handicap fleet. Instead, my Owner managed to find a crewing job on a Limbo for the first race and […]