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Crew Wanted - Club Racing Events
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Our Passage series and Special Events can be seen here.
A range of serious and not so serious events to cater for all members interests and choices of vessel.

 Crew Wanted - Club Racing Events - Racing Crew Register Entries
Philip Farrands   -   19 September 2017 at 23:09  Email:  
Crew wanted for the Hamble river winter series starting on Sunday 1st October on Old Mother Gun. 40ft Rob Humphreys one off racing yacht.
John Rutherford   -   25 April 2017 at 18:54  Email:  
Crew wanted for club racing, sailing on Oyster 45 Degree of Latitude in club class. We sail for fun, any and no experience welcome.
Rob Watson   -   20 December 2016 at 10:17  Email:  
Based in Southampton, I am an experienced sailor and racer looking for crewing opportunities on a J70. I owned and raced a J22 in South Africa for ten years as both skipper and midships and would be looking to race with a team throughout 2017.
Phil Munday   -   13 September 2016 at 16:02  Email:  
Experienced Bowman required for Hamble Winter Series on Jeanneau 52.2 Great Escape. Likely to be racing in IRC 2. Not racing the 1st two weekends
Lis Robinson   -   05 May 2016 at 20:24  Email:  
Mast man wanted this weekend Royal Southern regatta and longer term for other events
Bran Mead   -   02 May 2016 at 21:20  Email:  
Crew wanted, getting started and experienced.
Wishful Thinking is a Typhoon 37 winner of the Royal Southern Offshore series last year.
Our 2016 programme includes the Club's offshore series and some of the Club's regattas.
We take our racing seriously as we do the social side.
Contact Brian Mead:
Derek Buchanan   -   30 March 2016 at 21:45  Email:  
Cork Week 2016 - 2x places in crew of 5 for Wildebeest 4 a Brenta 24. Boat is great fun seat of the pants racer in asymmetric set up we have yet to fully master. She'll regularly do 11kts downwind and we've had her at 15 in 20 of breeze. Current 3 crew are all seasoned performance dinghy sailors (rs800, 49er, 18ft skiff, rs400 and that's just grant. We are looking for 2 folks to join us for great socials and great racing: experienced and less experienced. Need upfront and early commitment or we don't go.
Nick   -   22 February 2016 at 15:19  Email:  
Experienced Solent navigator and YM seeks competitive boat with podium potential. Competed in numerous Solent series and regattas in IRC and one-design in plus offshore incl successful Fastnet campaigns. Active racer who can also trim and generally work around the boat - not a nav who just sits at the back! Committed for Warsash Spring Series & Champs but interested in other (primarily in-shore) racing opportunities in 2016 both in the UK and overseas. Nick - 07843511709
Brian WIlkinson   -   20 January 2016 at 10:33  Email:  
Rigit on Wild Child

Corby 30 ( ex Yes etc...) back in the Solent this year for a Commodores Cup qualifying campaign , Solent regattas, Cowes Week and Dartmouth
Serious racers only - expect to get wet, Wild Child is not a cruiser!
Looking for experienced bow, mainsheet and trimmer who can commit to form core crew for the Cup campaign
Contact Brian Wilkinson 07720 709650
Paul Waxman   -   05 January 2016 at 22:52  Email:  
Imperator: Crew wanted (Getting Started and Experienced)

GBR4300 Imperator is an SJ35 ex 3/4 Tonner Cruiser/Racer. Previous Fastnet Class winner and both a JOG and RORC Yacht of the Year.

Imperator is based at the new Prince Philip Yacht Haven at the RSrnYC with 24/7 access to the Club and local Hamble facilities.

Our 2016 Programme includes the following race series: RSrnYC Inshore Regattas & Passage Races. JOG Offshore Passage Races & RORC Ocean Races (including the new 400nm Ushant race in mid-August).

Special onboard training available in March & April for new crew interested in gaining racing experience, (Imperator style). Early enquiries from keen new crew welcomed.

Contact: or 07711 618 000 for more info.
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The Royal Southern Yacht Club (RSrnYC) in no way accepts responsibility for the accuracy of any information posted on this Crew Register.
Yacht racing can be dangerous. It is a condition of acceptance by the RSrnYC of any information for posting on the Crew Register that crews and owners/skippers understand that they voluntarily accept all risks associated with participation on any vessel or with any owner or skipper or crew to whom they may be introduced through the Crew Register. By submitting their details each crew and owner/skipper (as the case may be)
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Owner must be satisfied as to the soundness of hull, spars, rigging, sails and all gear.
Owner must ensure that all safety equipment is properly maintained and stowed and that the crew know where it is kept and how it is to be used."
Thunderbird & Imperator 2017
Rupert (Farr 40 Thunderbird) and Paul (SJ35 Imperator) have joined forces to run a combined campaign in 2017 majoring on the RSrnYC Regattas and Passage Races plus JOG Cat 3 and Cat 4 races.
Let us know if you would like to race onboard a 'Class 1' racing machine and/or a 3/4 Ton traditional racer/cruiser.
We await your interest with availability.
Our programme offers exciting opportunities. Details PDF
Both yachts berthed on the Prince Philip Yacht Haven at the RSrnYC in Hamble.
Email: Paul or Rupert

RSrnYC Members: If you are campaigning a boat for the whole season and have similar needs to Mike & Rupert please send the information to website@royal-southern

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