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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

Stromness Regatta was postponed due to strong winds, the event may be rescheduled later in the season. The next Orkney Regatta scheduled is the Kirkwall 125th Regatta. At Westray Aeolus wins the Snipe trophy, Aegir wins allcomers and Skeiron wins mixed Centreboards.

Orkney Regatta dates for remaining 2014 events are as follows:

Kirkwall 125th Anniversary Regatta 2nd August
Holm 16th August
Kemp Cup 13th September





Other Events

Chanonry Regatta 2/3 August
Aberdeen and Stonehaven Regatta 30/31 August


Club News

The Tuesday evening points racing continues. No sailing on Tuesday 22nd July due to thick fog. See results.

Holm Sailing Club Course Sheet for points racing.

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.

Peter Tipler is selling his Laser, which is in good condition if you are interested.

Other News

Lee Thomson has bought a phantom (a quick singlehander, but not as quick as the Musto Skiff), Ian Johnston is the new owner of Boreus (a snipe, ex. Charlie Siderfin).

Lerwick Boating Club in Shetland is to host the Fireball European Championships in 2014. The event runs from 26th July to 1st August. From Orkney Andrew Leslie and Edward Johnston will be competing.

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).