The Eddystone Pursuit is a very important fund-raising event for Horizons Plymouth and this year we entered 9 boats in 3 teams. Unfortunately there was not much wind and it was very hot. The high spot for ‘Papagena’ was taking delivery of 3 freshly-cooked hot dogs and 3 ice-cold drinks from ‘Bessie’ while about 2 […]
Here’s a short video about how we joined in the RYA ‘Push the Boat Out’ event. Unfortunately, there wasn’t much wind – so we actually had to TOW the Boats Out! A good time was had by all – with lots of new faces too.
The TSB Branch in Armada Way has made Horizons Plymouth their Local Charity Partner for 2017/18 and have been raising funds in many ways to help keep Horizons’ children sailing. They are doing a fantastic job and have raised over £400 so far from a range of different activities involving their staff and customers. A […]
It’s the middle of winter and some stalwart Horizons’ Volunteers are busy brushing up on their Navigation in a one-day refresher course run by Andrew Eccleston. BRING ON THE SUMMER!
Saturday the 22nd July will be last Saturday club session before the summer holidays. During the holidays we will continue to offer the Thursday evening session as normal but there will be no Saturday sessions until Saturday 9th September. RYA courses start on Monday 31st July and both Stage 1 and 2 courses are now full. […]
Horizons E-news June 2017 is now available. Have a read and see what’s been going on, and what we have on offer over the summer.
Course Dates for this summer are now available, please see Simon or Lois to book. Priority will be given to those who have attended the sailing club on a regular basis. Volunteers are also welcome to book on to the advanced modules (Day Sailing and Sailing with Spinnakers). The courses we deliver are part of the […]
Just to remind everybody, sailing starts tonight for our cadets! Please arrive for 4:30 and don’t forget your spare shoes and water clothes. If you haven’t already bought in your paperwork, please bring this with you too. Hope to see you all down in the hut later.
This years Eddystone Pursuit will take place on Saturday 17th June 2017. We have entered our 3 Hawk 20’s into the event, as usual. These boats will be sailed by our staff and volunteers with the aim of raising money for Horizons. If you would like to help raise sponsorship for the teams please find an […]
The Horizons fleet took to the water again today after the winter re-fit. The photo show ‘Miss Muffet’ leaving the trailer on the slipway. Thanks to everyone who helped.