Put Monday 16 March in your diary for a joint networking drinks party with the OUYC and O&CSS, starting at 6:00pm in the Oxford & Cambridge Club, 71-77 Pall Mall, SW1Y 5HD. Tickets are £21 – send your remittance to: Mr A R Butler, Sort Code: 09-06-40, Account: 10165317, Reference: your initial and surname. Please also email Anthony Butler, so that he knows who is coming. Alternatively, send your cheque to 19 Hendons Way, Holyport, MAIDENHEAD SL6 2LF.
The evening will include a short address by Ian Williams (opens in a new window) – 4 times World Match Racing Champion. The occasion is an excellent opportunity to meet and network across the whole spectrum of Oxford and Cambridge sailors. I look forward to welcoming you to the O&C Club that evening.
Cambridge sailors had a successful Michaelmas Term – results are up on the website, along with the fixture list for the coming Lent Term. The highlight will, of course, be the Cambridge defence of their BUSA crown in April.
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A big ‘thank you’ to the many people who responded to our autumn appeal for funds to enable us to step into the virtuous cycle of buying new boats every two years, selling the 4-year-old flight while it still has reasonable second hand value. If you are not currently contributing to the Club’s Boat/Board Fund, may I ask you consider making a regular donation? The appeal document can be viewed online – and every little helps …
With best wishes for success and pleasant sailing in 2015,