Holm Sailing Club is based in the village of St. Mary's. Points racing is held during the summer in Snipe dinghies.
The 2018 regatta season planning has begun and dates are set for this year:
|23 June||Rousay||Back by popular demand|
|28 June||Port to Port||1st leg of Port to Port Holm to Burray|
|30 June||Burray||Building on 2017 success|
|3 July||Port to Port||2nd leg of Port to Port, Burray to Holm|
|7 July||Longhope||A regular fixture in Orkney's sailing calendar|
|14 July||Stromness||A big event for Orkney's snipe and yoles as well as other boats|
|21 July||Holm||Earlier in the season this year, not to be missed!|
|24 July||Interclub||This years interclub event will be hosted by Holm|
|28 July||Westray||Well worth a journey North|
|4 August||Kirkwall||Orkney's biggest Regatta|
|8 September||Kemp Cup||End of season grand finale in Kirkwall Bay|
The Holm Sailing Club AGM was held on 27 March. The new committee for 2018 is:
|Simon Kemp||Vice Commodore|
2018 points racing got off to a fine start on 8 May. Check the results page for more details. Tuesday evening points racing will continue through the summer with a 7pm start. Sailing cancelled on Tuesday 15 May due to forecast weather.
18 June learn to sail week hosted by Orkney Sailing Club.
Lasers for sale: nothing right now.
Silver Fern (Snipe) is for sale, contact Kenny Holland for more details.
The Scottish Islands Peaks Race started on Friday 18 May. This event involves running and sailing on the West Coast of Scotland. The Islands are Mull, Jura and Arran, the race starts in Oban and finishes in Troon.
The Scottish Series is due to start on the 25 May this year.
Szymon Kuczynski of Poland has sailed round the globe in the smallest boat, the 'Atlantic Puffin', only 6.36m long, non-stop, singlehanded.