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Commodore’s Log (April 2016)

By |April 18th, 2016|Spreader|Comments Off on Commodore’s Log (April 2016)

Hello HSC members.  I have been down at the club many times over the winter season and continue to be amazed at the activity both on and off the water, especially in the club’s workshops.  Both bays are full and both are booked into the spring.

Matt Sluyter’s repair job of the Co-op boat, stitching […]

Spring Equinox Sunrise Flotilla – 2016

By |March 23rd, 2016|Spreader|Comments Off on Spring Equinox Sunrise Flotilla – 2016

6am, getting Gwragedd Annwn ready to row A light rain begins to fall..

The clubhouse all lit up, first boat on the water.

The Kayaks gather on the beach in front of the clubhouse in a light rain.

Richard is happy to run the club safety boat. As with most club events, a safety boat is provided […]

Commodores Log – February 2016

By |February 26th, 2016|Spreader|Comments Off on Commodores Log – February 2016

Thank you for allowing me the privilege of serving HSC as commodore for 2016. I thank Commodore Don Smith and the Executive for their stewardship of the club in 2015. As in the past, the incoming Commodore and executive take over the helm of a strong and vibrant club due to the efforts and […]

2015 Blood Moon Eclipse Row. | The Urban Oarsman

By |October 29th, 2015|Members|Comments Off on 2015 Blood Moon Eclipse Row. | The Urban Oarsman


The 2015 Blood Moon Eclipse Row is organized by the Hollyburn Sailing Club.  This event replaces the cancelled due to weather Fall Equinox Row.

The ties for the row are:  Low Low at 11:27am, 1.4m/4.6′; High high at 5:49pm, 4.6m/15.1′; high low at 12:05am, 1.8m/5.9′.

The tide will be high and outgoing for the row.

Getting Gwragedd […]