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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 as follows:

Holm 15th August: More details to follow
Kemp Cup 5th September

Stromness Regatta was held on a blustery 18th July. Ian Johnstone won the snipe class trophy sailing Boreus while Andrew Leslie's Laser Warspite won the Allcomers as well as the Mixed Centreboards. Charlie Siderfin finished 2nd place in the Snipe class race.

Westray Regatta was held on Saturday 25th July followed by Kirkwall Regatta on 1st August. More details to follow...

Club News

No racing on Tuesday 21st July due to weather conditions. Tuesday evening points racing continues, course sheets are available here.

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.

Laser for sale, good condition. Contact Peter Tipler.

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 was hosted by Jersey. Orkney was represented by Andrew Leslie, Edward Johnstone and Ross Sinclair in the sailing event.

Nick Thomson of GBR wins the Laser World Championships in Kingston Ontario.

The 2015 UK Snipe National Championships is to be held at Llyn Brenig Sailing Club, North Wales, an inland venue. The event will run from 21st to 23rd August.