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Fri 30th Mar 2018 to Fri 6th Apr 2018

We are delighted to be welcoming the 2018 RYA Youth National Championships to Largs from March 30th -  April 6th 2018. Get involved! We are anticipating around 250 sailors for this event. Our volunteer army will be critical in the delivery of this event, both before and during the competitive action. We will need a huge range of volunteer talent: now is your chance to get involved! Come along to an information session on SUNDAY FEBRUARY 11TH at 2pm to find out more....

Sat 31st Mar 2018 to Sun 1st Apr 2018

Bring along your lifejacket for a free RNLI check and pick up tips on choosing, fitting and maintaining your lifejacket

We are delighted to be hosting this fundraising evening for the Ellen MacArthur Cancer Trust. Tickets are available (£10 each) from the club office, the marina office or the EMCT office, all on Largs Yacht Haven. It promises to be a popular night so get your tickets now.....

Repeats every week until Sun Mar 25 2018.
, Sun 4th Mar 2018

Our regular Warm up series of 5 Sundays of racing to start the season, the series is open to visitors, and boat parking is availible. The format will be two classes, one on shorter triangle courses, and the other on longer windward leeward courses. Two races will be run back to back with the first start at 11:50.

John and Hilary Connelly recount their summer cruise to Cornwall, Wales and Southern Ireland - with a few adventures on the way! Dinner 19:00. All welcome.

Please book with club-steward@largssc.co.uk.

Largs Sailing Club

Largs Sailing Club was founded in 1936, and is now based in a modern clubhouse in Largs Yacht Haven, just to the south of Largs town centre.

The Club organises a range of activities for all ages and abilities, from the teaching of beginners by the LSTA to hosting large national and world championship events. We also run regular racing for dinghies and keelboats. Our active cruising section (sail and power) organises cruises in company around the Clyde and the west of Scotland, and holds regular talks and skills workshops. Throughout the year, we hold quiz nights, talks with guest speakers, and themed evenings including dances and parties.

Our waterfront location gives us the best view in the marina, as can be seen from the LSC WebCam. Our Lookout Lounge has a well-stocked bar and good bar food at reasonable prices, making it a welcoming port of call for members and guests.

Rooms in our clubhouse are available to hire for any occasion - business meetings, charity lunches, birthday parties, weddings, sail training, art exhibits etc., and are complete with wireless internet and AV equipment. Our fully licensed bar and catering facilities can meet your most exacting requirements.

Clubhouse Opening Hours - Winter

Christmas and New Year - apart from the New Year Race on Tuesday 2nd January, the clubhouse will be closed for the festive period, from 4pm Wednesday 20th December until quiz night Friday 19th January. Winter maintenance will start on Thursday 4th January - all volunteers welcome!


Apart from scheduled social events (e.g. quiz nights - see calendar on right), the club will be open as below:

Saturday - 09:00 to 17:00 (no alcohol before 11:00)
Sunday - 09:00 to 17:00 (no alcohol before 12:30)


Last orders for food are 3pm
Last orders 30 minutes before closing time
At this time of year, the staff reserve the right to close early if there are no customers present
(Group Bookings - please boook in advance to keep staffing costs to a minimum)

Newsletter

February enews

In this edition, read all about:

  • Winter sailing:  RYAS Winter Championships and Club New Year race                                                        
  • Club Matters: Christmas quiz and December 50:50 winners; 2017 AGM follow up, and the Winter maintenance programme                                
  • Focus on RYAS National Youth Championships: How to get involved                                                     
  • Dates for your diaries: Club social, training and sailing events                    

LSC Merchandising

If you want some Largs Sailing Club branded clothing then you can now choose from a wide range of items supplied by World Leisurewear. Click below to find out more.

Cruising with Friends

Cruising and Socialising

Fantastic View

Fantastic View Photo by Gordon Cochrane

Great Location

Great Location Photo by Marc Turner

Major Sailing Events

Laser Nationals, Photo by Marc Turner

Training

Training for Juniors and Adults with the LSTA

Regatta Week

Yachts at LRW, Photo by Marc Turner

Club Racing

Club Race Start

Regatta Week

Dinghy Racing at Largs Regatta Week Photo by Marc Turner
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Sun 25th Feb 2018
Season starting open series
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Fri 9th Mar 2018
Monthly quiz night
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Fri 30th Mar 2018
National Youths
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Fri 30th Mar 2018
Racing for the RYA Youth Classes
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