DON’T LET THOSE SKILLS GET RUSTY
There are lots of resources available to keep your skills up to date and even some to improve them.
Every Wednesday at 10am on the RYA YouTube channel there’s a new video tutorial called Sail Smarts. There are some with activity sheets for children (of all ages) to try. There’s one on Buoyages, Tides and Clouds.
‘Knot on the Water’ on the YouTube channel shows you how to tie different sailing knots, including a one-handed bowline - handy!
You can make your own harbour with the Buoyage Cut and Stick
For something a little more advanced you can head over to the British Sailing Team YouTube where you’ll find videos on motivation, workouts etc.
For additional resources you can look at:
1851Trust STEM crew website
World Sailing Education materials
Ocean Race Learning resources
SAILING FROM THE COMFORT OF HOME!
Contact Anna Perkins about sailing in BSC’s very own Virtual Regatta. Competition is hotting up but don’t let that put you off!
Have a look at the website for the game here https://www.virtualregatta.com/en/inshore-game/.
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WHAT YOU’RE UP TO
Thank you for getting in touch with how you’re getting on and here are some highlights:
David Preou - decorating, honing his on-line shopping skills, working on the Lightning and keeping up with daily walks
Belinda Wilkins - caring for her horses (but not riding them, to stay safe), following the Facebook page of Surrey and Sussex Healthcare and making scrubs, helping to record the virus for her village.
David Stocks has taken up an old hobby
Send us what you’re up to at firstname.lastname@example.org
VIRTUAL KNIT KNACK
VIRTUAL CRAFTING - OPEN TO ALL!
JOIN US BY ZOOM ON THURSDAYS AT 11.00 TO SPEND AN HOUR ON YOUR PROJECT, OR JUST FOR A CHAT.
CONTACT RCMembership@boshamsailingclub.com for the Zoom link
See below for Andrew Young’s guide to Zoom
STAYING IN TOUCH
A quick reminder of how to find your fellow members’ contact details via the website.
Go to www.boshamsailingclub.com
- Go to ‘members login’ to right
- Log In (your email address)- or request a new password
- Click on ‘My Account’ and it will take you to a page where you can access the Members’ Directory
- You can also update your own contact details
…NOT STAYING IN TOUCH
Do you know of a member who’s not getting our emails? We want to keep in touch with everyone so please encourage them to phone the Office on 01243 572341 and give us their email.
Missing the bar and a chat with your friends? Every night at 7pm the Bosham Broadcasting Club is on line via Zoom and hosting virtual drinks. Join in from home with a glass of your favourite tipple. Andrew Young is kindly hosting these events and if you’d like to join, contact him at email@example.com. If you’re not a Zoom aficionado, don’t be afraid and give it a go. It seems a little strange at first but it really works!
We want everyone to stay in touch and we’re looking into running more things like this and a quiz night will be on the way!
If you know how to use Zoom then feel free to Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 199 441 249
If you are new to Zoom, then you can read our HOW TO GUIDE notes here.
See here for Andrew’s guide to Zoom and security.
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