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Welcome to the Royal Naval Sailing Association



Founded in 1935 the Royal Naval Sailing Association provides the means for interested sailors of all Ranks and Rates to enjoy the sport of sailing in all its forms – cruising, dinghies, offshore and inshore yacht racing, power boating and windsurfing. Membership is open to all Serving and Retired personnel of the Royal Navy and its Reserves.

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07 September 2016General

WINTER

Two winter lift out offers for RNSA members - one from Port Solent and one from HSSC Offers are as follows; Hornet Services Sailing Club - Offer valid from 1 Oct 2016 - 31 Mar 2017 .....

07 September 2016General

SEALIFT

SEALIFT (Gosport) are offering RNSA members up to a 40% discount on current prices including a new superstructure cut and polish service. If you are planning to leave your boat in .....

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07 December 2016General

The Case for Change - Update 3

Central

This article examines some of the effects of becoming a fully fledged charity. Not unreasonably, some Members are concerned about the effect that charitable status might have on our .....

02 December 2016General

The Case for Change - Update 2

Central

This article discusses the question 'Why go down the charitable route at all?' There are several good reasons for doing so, most of them financial: • There are a number of tax advantages .....

01 December 2016General

IDEAS FOR THE 2017 SEASON

Thames

IDEAS FOR THE 2017 SEASON RNSA THAMES VALLEY BRANCH – 2017 PROGRAMME IDEAS We stress that these are just ideas and that contributions from everyone else are more than welcome - .....

01 December 2016General

REPORT ON ACTIVITIES DURING THE 2016 SEASON

Thames

Update on TVB events during 2016 RNSA THAMES VALLEY BRANCH - WINTER UPDATE 2016 After the early season lunch at the Angel on the Bridge in Henley the next opportunity for the Branch .....

30 November 2016Cruising

Portland Trophy winner

Portland

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30 November 2016General

The Case for Change - Update

Central

At a recent Central Committee Meeting we agreed that we needed to expose the issues and the ongoing work to Members in a more digestible fashion. We plan a series of short articles .....

30 November 2016Cruising

Annual Rifles Lunch

East Coast

Not the Rifles. Standards temporarily slipping.in the Mess but Plan B does occasionally come into play. Not the Riles! 24 members gathered on Friday 25th November. The venue had .....

29 November 2016Dinghies

RNSC 2017 Sailing Programme

Portsmouth

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Forthcoming Events

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Date Event Venue
01 Jan - 31 Dec 16 RNSC Portsmouth 2016 course programme RNSC Portsmouth
04 Feb 17 Branch Winter Dinner Last Anchor at Ipswich Haven Marina
Feb 17 tbc RNSA Annual General Meeting - venue Portsmouth HMS EXCELLENT - FISHER Hall - timed to coincide with the Holt Cup
18 Mar 17 JOINT NORTHERN DINNER FOR RNVRYC and RNSA MEMBERS RNHQ North of England Wardroom Mess East Brunswick Dock, Sefton Street, Liverpool m- 1 mile south of the Liver Building
24 - 26 Mar 17 Early Season Tune Up Alma PH, Harwich then Walton Backwaters
15 Apr - 20 Mar 17 Crouch Ramble Long distance event for the longest bank holiday in the year.
29 Apr - 01 May 17 Ditch Crawling Tollesbury Marina, West Mersea and bear left.
05 May 17 Plymouth Branch Annual Dinner TBC
27 May 17 - 29 May 16 Calais Rally Spring Bank Holiday. Must be Calais
09 - 17 Jun 17 Dutch invasion. Chatham, River Medway
15 Jul 17 Fox's Two Rivers event Rivers Orwell and Stour
05 Aug 17 Branch BBQ Alpha House, St Peters Road, West Mersea