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Holm Sailing Club is based in the village of St. Mary's. Points racing is held during the summer in Snipe dinghies.

Local News

The 2015 Orkney Regatta dates are being finalised:

Longhope 11th July
Stromness 18th July
Westray 25th July
Kirkwall 1st August
Holm 15th August (to be confirmed at AGM, 11th March)

Any changes to these dates will be posted here.

Club News

The Annual General Meeting is scheduled for 11th March 2015. More details to follow.

For Sale

Albacore for sale, wooden hull number 6429, £950, call Gaynor (Holm) 781256. Good condition.

Snipe Wild Goose is for sale, £800 with trolley and cover, contact Mark Taylor (07762788880) for more details.

Snipe Crewzen is for sale, contact Graham Ramage (781256) for more details.

Other News

Lerwick Boating Club, Shetland hosted the Fireball European Championships in 2014. The event was won by Thomas Gillard and Richard Anderton, with top Shetland boat Willum Mouatt and Neil Fraser. See results.

The 2015 Island Games will be hosted by Jersey from 27th June to the 3rd July 2015. The sailing event will feature the Laser class (full rig and radial) as well as windsurfing.

Wild Rose wins the Rolex Sydney Hobart Race with Wild Oats XI winning line horours for a record 8th time.