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    Autumn Parhelion Day 1

    The first two races of the Autumn Parhelion Series were held in beautiful sunshine and southerly breeze last Saturday. Race Officer Ricky Hodgeson established a start in the vicinity of racing mark KB Drystack and set courses of around 7 miles that kept the competitors busy between the forts and Gilkicker but avoiding the Imperial Poona YC and Victory Class who were 'racing' just off the Haslar Wall! Familiar boats dominated the front of the

    Published 00:00 on 29 Sep 2017

  • Autumn 2017 Parhelion Series

    The Notice Of Series for the Autumn 17 Parhelion Series is available in the Racing section of the website. The series comprises racing on six consecutive Saturdays, 23 Sep through to 28 Oct.

    Published 00:00 on 3 Sep 2017

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    Cowes Week 2017

    PSC Victorys and Squibs enjoyed a breezy Cowes Week this year! Pictures here (courtesy of Phil Jones) taken during the final race of the week. More on the Victory and Squib Facebook pages.

    Published 00:00 on 9 Aug 2017

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    Contessa 32 Weekend

    PSC hosted the Contessa 32 fleet for the first event of their 2017 race series over the weekend of 13/14 May. The club ran two races on the Saturday, provided a class meal in the JA Room on Saturday evening and a further race on Sunday. It was an exceptionally successful weekend; the weather was kind, the racing competitive and fun, and the food and hospitality that PSC members provided on Saturday evening was

    Published 10:00 on 17 Jun 2017

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    Parhelion Spring 2017 Series Complete

    The final two races of the Spring 2017 series were completed (on Sat 22 Apr) in beautiful sunny conditions with a steady 12 kts from the North East. Race officer Ricky Hodgson set two courses that kept the fleets busy in the triangle between Gilkicker and the Spit Sand Fort, however the highlight (for some!) was the downwind start for the final race.

    Published 10:00 on 17 May 2017

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    Parhelion - 4th Saturday - 8 April

    The penultimate Saturday of the Spring Parhelion series started with fog horns and discussions with QHM over fog routines and finished with sun cream and a pleasant easterly breeze. The immediate concerns facing the race team on board Mary Siobhan were whether there was sufficient visibility to start a race and whether there was enough wind to get the fleet away. The race officer (Daryl Bowles) elected to start both divisions together and the

    Published 10:00 on 10 Apr 2017

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    Changes to the Portsmouth Harbour Small Boat Channel

    Those of us that navigate through the harbour entrance should note the significant changes that have been made to the Small Boat Channel. Details in QHM's LNTM 24/17; link here - http://www.royalnavy.mod.uk/qhm/portsmouth/local-notices/lntm/2017/1724---portsmouth-small-boat-channel-update

    Published 10:00 on 7 Apr 2017

  • Port Chantereyne Marina Presentation - Tues 18 Apr at 2030

    A member of staff from the Port Chantereyne Marina (Cherbourg) will be providing us with a presentation about their Marina in the Jack Ashdown Room, Tues 18 Apr at 2030. Cider and biscuits promised! Port Chantereyne is a popular marina for local sailors and it has undergone some improvements over the past few years. They offer PSC a 20% discount on berthing fees. All very welcome but please put names on the notice

    Published 00:00 on 4 Apr 2017

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    Spring Parhelion Sat 1 Apr - Memorial Races

    Sixteen boats took part in the two races that were held on the third Saturday of this Spring's Parhelion Series. Over the past few years the two races of the third Saturday have been designated as Parhelion Memorial Races; an opportunity for us to remember previous competitors who are sadly no longer with us, particularly our old friends Roy Pearce (Rhapsody & Symphony) and Mike Tattersall (Electra). A very pleasant SW'ly breeze and beautiful

    Published 00:00 on 4 Apr 2017

  • Spring Parhelion Sat 25 Mar

    The second Saturday of the Spring Parhelion Series provided beautiful blue skies and a gusty NE'ly that increased steadily from around 16 kts to gusts of nearly 30 by the end of the racing. A start line was established at Gleeds and both divisions were sent upwind to Vail Williams and then followed a course that took them down to North Sturbridge, just at the same time as the Panamanian car carrier Horizon Highway,

    Published 00:00 on 25 Mar 2017

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