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Commodore’s Highlights – Celebrating our 25th Anniversary!

Twenty five years is quite something to be proud of as a yacht-owning club supported entirely by its membership. In that time we have owned six yachts, cruised far beyond UK shores, undertaken numerous Fastnets, often raced in the Solent and countless times in and across the Channel. We’ve become a RYA Practical Training Centre.…
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A possible short cruise from Pornichet to La Rochelle

Pornichet is a good starting base because it is a modern, fairly sophisticated resort with plenty of shops to stock up on the essentials such as beer for the week. An easy one-week cruise: Pornichet to La Rochelle Pornic This is the channel which goes inland to the nearly drying harbour. It makes a very…
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2019 Annual General Meeting

The Annual General Meeting of The Phoenix Yacht Club Limited will be held on Saturday 16 February 2019. We have a new venue this year - the Goring Thames Sailing Club - The Bridleway, Cleeve, Goring-on-Thames, Oxon, RG8 0HS.  The meeting itself will commence at 1800h. Please aim to be there at least 15 minutes beforehand to complete…
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2018 Incident Report Summary

During our extensive and, some might say, intensive sailing season of 2018 we have had 15 Incident Reports submitted. Ten of these involved RelaX and five Quartette, thankfully only two were category B (Serious). The PYC Incident Team review each of these and, where appropriate, give feedback to the skipper, we have tried to draw some…
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