Boat care at Salterns.

Check – wash – check – report! Boat use at Salterns has been at an all-time high this year.  We are very proud of what we have achieved as a club and believe that sailing at Salterns has given our children a fantastic outlet during this difficult year.  Please remember that this is a volunteer-led club. The bosuns will do … Read More

RLymYC Junior Race Week

Salterns Sailing Club Teras race at RLymYC summer junior regatta. There was plenty of excitement along with a smattering of nerves. The area around the slipway next to the Royal Lymington Yacht Club (RLymYC) was transformed into a sea of sails, the urgent chatter of last-minute rigging issues filled the air, along with parents giving their children motivational pep talks, … Read More

Two new Teras for Salterns

Salterns Sailing Club is delighted to have secured a grant from the Eric Twiname Trust, enabling the purchase of two new RS Teras. The Teras will be available for use by club members (with Red Pennant or RYA 2 or an existing competent sailor in a Tera) for club-organised Tera Training and club-organised Tera Racing. They will also be available … Read More

Information for new members at Salterns

Welcome to Salterns Sailing Club! In a normal year, having full family membership of Salterns Sailing Club means that you can use the club throughout the season, at any time between dawn and dusk, including when any affiliate members are using the club, but excluding Moppy Camp weekends in which you are not participating. Plus you are automatically invited to … Read More

Salterns sailing whilst socially distancing

Socially Distanced Sailing at Salterns following new, strict rules. Following the recent government announcements, the Management Committee is delighted to announce that, from Tuesday 19th May, Salterns Sailing Club will be open again, but on a restricted basis – Members only and for free sailing only. Members may only use the club at the times they have booked, following the … Read More

Get your waders ready!

Salterns will be opening soon for socially distanced sailing by full members. There will be no access to the clubhouse for the time being and therefore parents will need to use their own waders (or wear a wetsuit) in the pond. Time to dust off your waders (or get some on order!) – as you can see, our Commodore Sammy … Read More

Salterns Pennant Activities

Salterns Sailing Club by Steve Elson

Salterns related things to do over the bank holiday weekend! The sun is shining and in a normal world we would all be hoping to spend some time on the water this bank holiday weekend. Not to mention that the Salterns 60th Anniversary Party was originally scheduled for Saturday. Instead, the JC have been busy creating some quizzes and word … Read More

The Salterns Virtual Regatta 2020

Salterns Sailing Club has entered the RYA eSailing Spring Club Championships and, to participate, we will need to identify a club champion to represent us. To do this, the club is going to host a Virtual Sailing Regatta, using an app/website called “Virtual Regatta – Inshore”, or “VR – Inshore”. Any (child) club member can enter but our recommended age group … Read More

Announcing the winners of our Easter competitions…

Wowsers what a creative bunch you are! Our Commodore, Sammy, was overwhelmed with entries for the Easter Competitions! The Junior Committee deliberated long and hard, there were so many great entries. So, without further ado, here are the results…. (DRUMROLL)…. The Easter Cake Competition 1st Place: Clodagh and Eddie2nd Place: Bo3rd Place: Emily, Edward and Victoria The Easter Art Competition … Read More

Easter Activities

We’re all staying at home this Easter and although we’re really sad that we cannot be out on the water at Salterns Sailing Club, we’re bringing some activities for you to do at home. The Junior Committee are running a few competitions to keep members busy over the Easter Weekend – see full details below. The Easter Bunny and his team are ready … Read More