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CHERBOURG 19th – 22nd APRIL 2024 Club members enjoyed an exhilarating, sunny if chilly, trip to Cherbourg including a night sail back to Haslar. The crew met for a pre-trip planning dinner during March at the Royal Thames YC. We departed from Haslar pre-dawn on the 20th and spent time in Cherbourg relaxing, shopping, and had dinner at Bistro Bouche. … Read More



Grab these early season crew spaces now… Go the Bookings tab to sign up EASTER WEEKEND SOUTH COAST CRUISE29th March to 1st April With the promise of Spring finally upon us, this long cruising weekend represents the perfect opportunity to get in some serious sailing on Lutine before the waters and marinas get busy. You can choose what you do, … Read More

Sailing to the Channel Islands – Lutine 23-26th June

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We thoroughly enjoyed a weekend sailing on Lutine with Skipper & Commodore Tim Blackstone last year so organised a long weekend to visit the Channel Islands (conditions permitting) this year. Tim reviewed the tides and planned a trip with a short hop over to Yarmouth on Friday evening so we could head off early Saturday morning for the sail to … Read More

Lutine Goes West

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Words: Tom Seaman The format was straightforward.  Take the club’s professional skipper (James), an exceptional first mate (Tim) and a motley crew of varying abilities (everyone else) and sail west to undiscovered harbours, treacherous rivers and uncharted ports*… *(or places Lutine had not been yet) After weeks of meticulous planning, the crew mustered on a grey Saturday morning in Haslar, fully prepared for the adventure ahead with ample supplies of pork pies, red wine and Doritos. Heading … Read More