Community watersport in rural Teesdale


January 27, 2019

TDSWC Website Upgrade

Implementation of the new website user logins can now commence! There will be a general circular emailed out shortly but for the eagle eyed, you can n . . . . . more

 
 

 

December 25, 2018

Christmas comes early for Max

John Merricks Sailing Trust and RYA OnBoard scheme have awarded a brand new Optimist dinghy to Max to help him develop his sailing skills during the n . . . . . more

 
 

October 8, 2018

TDSWC provide a sailing spectacular for bemused onlookers

‘It’s alright Max, we’re in safe hands now’. For Ian, reassuring his child in a violent squall, where the primal forces of wind and water claw at your . . . . . more

 
 

October 1, 2018

British Youth Sailing Regional Junior Championships Success

Following the successful F3 courses which have been run by Teesdale Sailing and Watersports Club, six of the clubs new youngsters, Finn Goodman, Olive . . . . . more

 
 

September 9, 2018

Wham, bang – the bucket goes AWOL in 24-hour race!

‘Dive! Dive! Dive!’ If you too were brought up with ‘Voyage to the bottom of the sea’ and the submarine ‘Seaview’, you will remember the accompanying . . . . . more

 
 

September 9, 2018

The F3 Club ends on a high

Last weekend felt very much like the end of summer, with overnight temperatures plummeting and the final session of our F3 kids club. And what a day i . . . . . more

 
 

August 28, 2018

Young Max just pipped in Regional Rib Challenge

The RYA Honda Youth RIB Challenge is sponsored by a Japanese engine manufacturer, whose name escapes me, and every year two lucky clubs each win a bra . . . . . more

 
 

What's on next?

2019 Working Party (Mar-24)

Sunday 24th March 2019
Grassholme Reservoir
 

2019 Working Party (Mar-31)

Sunday 31st March 2019
Grassholme Reservoir
 

2019 Club Sailing (Apr-07)

Sunday 7th April 2019
Grassholme Reservoir
 
OOD Trevor Thurlow
SBO-1 Chris Dauber
ASBO-1 David Thwaite

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Recent events

2018 Final Closedown Session (Nov-18)

Sunday 18th November 2018
Grassholme Reservoir

2018 End of Season Social

Saturday 17th November 2018
The Forum in Darlington

2018 Working Party (Nov-11)

Sunday 11th November 2018
Grassholme Reservoir

TDSWC VIDEO LIBRARY


Balderhead Trial Sail – looking for gulls!
 
 
Staindrop Cubs 27th June 2018
 
 
Southport Sail Training Video
 
 
Charlie on the wire without harness
 
 
Vago capsize and recover
 
 
Laser Vago Trapeze Practice
 
 
Max success in Regional Rib Challenge
 
 
Another windy day at Grassholme
 
 
Bahia in a blow
 
 
Video with kind permission of Howard Pearson
 
 
Bahia – Regatta Day 2017
 
 
Bahia – Grassholme 4th June 2017
 
 
The swinging 60’s (our version)
 
 

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