Monthly Archives March 2014

National 18 Newsletter No.45 February 2014

National 18’ 75th Anniversary Championships Hayling Island Sailing Club 21-26th July 2013 National 18s from England, Ireland and Scotland gathered at Hayling for the annual championships, almost in sight of Cowes where Uffa Fox drew the lines of the first hull in 1938. This Championship comes to England once in four years. In 2001 it was at St Mawes; in 2005 and 2009 it was at Portland; this time it was HISC that provided wonderful facilities ashore and expert race management afloat whilst a 3 clubs committee of members of the Blackwater, Bosham and Tamesis Clubs provided the flavour of
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Conor O’Donovan

25/3/14 Sincere condolences to Brenda O’Donovan and family on Conor’s recent and untimely passing.  Conor was Vice President, Peter’s father. He was a sometimes 18 sailor and always a good friend & supporter of the Class.  Ar dheis De go raibh a anam dilis.
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