5th June Changes to Re-start sailing – club boats and session booking online for club members

Dear members,  The Covid 19 committee have reviewed procedures  and risk assessments in the light of Government changes to restrictions on outdoor  exercise;  Government update 01/06/202  You may gather with up to 5 others in groups providing social distancing is maintained. and competitive sport can take place but  is restricted to elite Teams e.g Olympic sailors-  so no  official  organised racing  should take place.   Following on from the clubs previous notice,   there are the following changes :-

  1. Sunday and Wednesday sailing with now be divided into  two sessions limiting numbers attending to 6 persons
  2. Club boats may be booked to be used by only one household per day ( i.e. a pico number 1 can not be sailed at 10-12 am by one adult and then sailed by another person 12;30-2:30).
  3. A club boat that has  been sailed must be packed away and labelled indicating that it cannot be used for 72hours. 
  4. Members wishing to sail to comply with maximum of 6 gathering  must book a time slot using Eventbrite – which will open 1 week before session and close one hour before first session of the day concerned. Whats App will not be use to reserve a time slot or a club boat.

Members  who wish to sail club boats should join in a zoom meeting to be briefed about procedures before attending their first session on the lake. A zoom meeting is planned for Friday  8pm and saturday 10am  . Please email me  if you wish to attend so I can send you a link to join the zoom meeting .Here is a link to the first event booking on Eventbrite Sunday 7th June booking