Articles in the Motor Boat category
June Rib Rally to Sea House
We had our first rib rally of the season on Saturday at Sea House.
We were on the edge of a rain line on a weather forecast all week but luckily on the day it was dry if a little breezy.
It was too windy to rib round so some drove and eight took the ferry from Hamble and cycled the scenic coastal path.
Motor Boat 2016 Events
This year's Programme of events is under way
with well attended Golf Days at Hockley and
Corhampton, and Shooting at Owls Lodge held in
the last month.
The first Solent Rally of the year is fast
approaching and with many other events for 2016
we have a full programme of events both on and
off the water.
Royal Southern 2016 Motorboat Events
There is an exciting Programme of MotorBoat Events at the Royal Southern this year - Inshore, Offshore and Ashore.
From the Flagship events of the Deauville Rally, the Motorboat Open Weekend and the Christmas Dinner to the weekend Solent Rallies and Rib BBQs there is something for all ages and all types of boat.
Published / Updated: 25 February 2016
In: Motor Boat
Last Rib BBQ of the year - Report
Saturday marked the last of the BBQs
arranged by the rib group for the season.
There was fantastic weather with bright,
warm sunshine and little chop all the way from
the Club to Mudeford Beach making the trip
gorgeous there and back.
It's always fun to have motor boats
Published / Updated: 19 August 2015
In: Motor Boat
After two years of high winds and postponements, this year's event was blessed with moderate breezes and fine weather in Deauville.
The fleet included fifteen French boats, including 5 Figaros, which sailed over from France the previous day in time for the start at 12.10 last Friday, along with fourteen GBR boats, including IRC and Sail & Power classes and seven motor boats which had left earlier.
Sailability Day - Help Wanted
Calling all skippers:
We are looking for members to offer themselves and their boats for a fun day out
with members of Deaf Sailing UK.
This is always a
popular event which we have been running for
over 10 years and we usually host around 30
guests on Club members' boats (sailing or motor)
River Mooring Members Forum
Saturday 18th April 2015 - 1600 hrs
As part of the Start of Season Day
North Dining Room
Race Volunteers 2015
2015 is almost upon us and will bring 8 external regattas, including 4 National Championships, ISAF Grade 2 Match Racing event as well as our normal programme of monthly regattas and Club races.
To help us plan for 2015, it would be most useful if you could review the Race Volunteer Form, with its event schedule. All experience levels are welcome. To download the form click here and...
Helena Lucas MBE, Paralympic Gold medallist, presents prizes at Royal Southern Yacht Club's Awards ceremony
weekend's Prizegiving & Awards ceremony at the
Royal Southern Yacht Club in Hamble, the title
of 'Champion of Champions' 2014, sponsored by
Barbados Tourism Marketing Inc. (BTMI), was
awarded to Iain MacKinnon, owner and helm of Tigh
Soluis, winner of the hotly contested J109
series, and presented by Devon Chase on behalf
of the BTMI.
PPYH Berth Ballot Results
evening saw the inaugural ballot for berths in
the Prince Philip Yacht Haven.
37 members had applied for berths, in
addition to the 24 who have already applied for
3-year berths, ensuring that the yacht haven
will be full in its first year of operation.
Applicants names were drawn from the
Challenge Cup by Commodore David Mead, with the
assistance of the members assembled to mark the
occasion and our Sailing Secretary, Natalie on
hand to record the sequence in which names were