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    23 September 2020: Wednesday Evening Racing

    Bad hair day ! W ell that didn't begin to describe WER . R oger had his hair cut for £ 5 plus 50 p tip. My Covid haircut was , let's just say a lot more. Wind over tide 18 -2 2 knots with 25kn spikes, it felt like 30 k , I was like a drowned rat within seconds .

    Published 00:00 on 28 Sep 2020

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    21 Sept 2020: XOD Midweek Racing

    Please note WER is 5pm this week and there is no catering for midweek suppers . Many thanks to Alistair Impey and David Maclean who ran the race for eleven X boats on another delightful evening . Perfect conditions for a fun race round Itchenor and Wear. X186 won the day, but well done to the guys on X129 who managed to

    Published 00:00 on 21 Sep 2020

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    23 August 2020: Large fleets for Itchenor mid August keelboat regatta

    Large fleets for Itchenor mid August keelboat regatta August 17t h - 21 st 2020 After the preceding weeks of light winds and baking temperatures the keelboat sailors of Itchenor Sailing Club welcomed the stronger winds of last week. In fact their prayers for wind were somewhat too effective as two days were lost to the excesses of Storm

    Published 00:00 on 23 Aug 2020

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    14 August 2020: XOD 8 - 11 August Race Week

    Chichester Harbour is one of the most beautiful and unspoilt areas of water in the country. This was the inspiration behind the Itchenor Sailing Club XOD class's recent four day series of relaxed races. Saturday as the first day and the fleet were set a course that included a mark Church that has never in living memory featured in a course from Itchenor. Church is positioned near the entrance to Northney Marina, way

    Published 00:00 on 14 Aug 2020

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    05 Aug 2020: XOD Evening Sailing

    Low tide sailing on Wednesday so X 129 pu t it to the test before the race started, giving Chris Creek the opportunity to be useful and pull them off the mud. Problem was that it started a fashion! Everyone wanted to slide in the mud. Chris was so busy pulling numerous boats off the mud that he ran out of fuel! X 51 would have won if she had a

    Published 00:00 on 5 Aug 2020

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    29 July 2020: XOD Evening Racing

    Goodness me! I'd forgotten what fun sailing is- perfect Wednesday evening racing in about 15 knots of wind dropping slowly with twelve, thirteen, fourteen boats out - I lost count. It was absolutely wonderful to be finally out on the sea gliding through the waves in Merlin, especially with no water pouring in! With a couple of hours tuition from Roger, Felicity and I got on the start line and kept up with the

    Published 00:00 on 3 Aug 2020

  • "Scooping" XODs - Jonathan Clark reflects on 37 years since his first sail in the class

    As I was saying; can it really be 1983 that I first stepped into an XOD with Ivan Coryn to look at the very latest in Hood sail design? As a trapeze boat crew all I can recall is being surprised that when we pulled up the kite on that very windy weekend we did not seem to go a whole lot faster. Sadly I cannot recall which XOD it was that we sailed

    Published 08:29 on 12 Jun 2020

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    6 September 2019: Itchenor Sailing Club welcomes Chichester MP Gillian Keegan for a day out on the water

    Gillian Keegan and her team commenced their visit with a cruise around the harbour with a group of Itchenor's experienced keelboat sailors to learn more about how to sail the Club's renowned XODs and Sunbeams. Gillian Keegan commented: "One of the huge privileges of being a member of Parliament is getting to know how all the different bits of a constituency work. Sailing is something we love and appreciate and it is

    Published 14:34 on 6 Sep 2019

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    29 June 2019: Points Week Winners 2019

    Swallow Harry, Prue and Peter Roome Sunbeam Nick Leach, Martin Evans and Simon O'Hea XOD Colin McKinnon, Ros Hart, Neil Hart

    Published 14:26 on 29 Jun 2019

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    12 August 2018: Itchenor success at Cowes Week

    It is said that winning becomes a habit. For John Tremlett and his crew in the XOD Lass from Itchenor Sailing Club it certainly is just that. At Cowes Week this year John won the prestigious Captain's Cup for the sixth consecutive time - a record. The XOD class has been consistently one of the largest and certainly the most competitive class at Cowes. This year there were 47 other boats to beat, many

    Published 14:23 on 12 Aug 2018

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