OF KILLINGTON SAILING ASSOCIATION
4th September 2008
Present - Geoff Pardoe, Myles
Ripley, Paul Latham, Paul Holdsworth, Lydia Cole, Andrew King, Ian and Geraldine
Downs, Pete Lawson, Chris Bell
Apologies: Rob Blair
Paul to set up meet with Craid Reed and Geoff to do
initial assessment (urinal to be inspected)
Ian and Geoff to discuss nature of club access info to be
sent out with renewal memberships
Geoff to organize new transom stickers
Buoy 3 ground tackle needed who?
out sheet for RIB had been placed on inside of store room door a service
is currently needed, the engine having been run in.
The new engine seemed much better, - more power, lighter on the
Dem BBQ paid for
Reed had agreed to building maintenance role.
Frequency of visits to be discussed. Assessment needed at present eg tiles.
Paul to set up meeting that Geoff will attend.
boat trailer Paul to check and resolve issue with owner and Sea Cadets.
reported that Merlin rocket had now gone.
Express of Rob Gregory not needed (ie can be disposed of).
Renewal reminders sent
have paid including berths Paul now needs info
conditions agreed to send them out with the next round of membership.
Ian to discuss with Geoff
had sent donation to Twiname trust and received letter of thanks
claim for RIB had been successful due to admission of guilt having
been signed. Not full amount
cos it was 3 years old. But
covered 90% of cost. Low
friction cables had been purchased. Very
quick and efficient service by insurance company.
that Myles should inform Pete of the Sedbergh Qualified drivers (see end)
that there should be a start of season refresher course for all drivers
no driving without it. Pete to organize.
numbers notice had been renewed.
of gear. Windsurfing gear had
been sorted and 1 rig left rigged to avoid bits going missing. Slight
blockage to Oppy bins but not a big problem.
Some more spares are being sourced eg junior rigs.
storage solution had been observed with external drain pipes being used.
We could copy this at the back of the club.
We dont have as much gear so do we need it? BUT chicken and egg
we dont want more gear cos of storage limitations.
Berth and Car park Paul
boats gone have chatted to some others eg skipper owner.
As winter comes on, more opportunity to clear boats eg top corner
of base of old toilet hut? Need to
cap off the water pipe to avoid any accidents.
Craig to be asked.
up old trailers and disposed of.
have been cleared off car park
stickers needed some discussion about their style.
Geoff will organize new ones. Can
they be smaller and mast mounted but what about lasers?
to renew sign No vehicles past here at top of slipway. action who?
Open 9 entries - £4 profit
hour race entry dealt with (post meeting event held v.successful 27th)
Sept Ent open all organized brief discussion of details (post
meeting event held 15 boats successful)
night series has been good with an average of 10 entries.
Younger people joining in.
series will happen starting on first Sunday after clocks change .. Advertised on
have discontinued their rubbish collection so
.. all people must take
their own rubbish away no bins any longer in clubhouse.
form received by Andrew from SLDC valuation dept.
Complicated scenario - who
owns what? Esp. Clubhouse?
at Miracle open the committee boat mast had gone presumably kicked
out with tidy up. Can we spend
funds on replacing it? Yes (post meeting job done and used at Ent open)
3 needs new ground tackle agreed to pay for replacement Who?
4 cancer requested sponsors for 24 hour race but too late
in ♂ - Craig will look at.
tank switch found to turn alarm off
had been turned off.
Geoff had had to unblock toilet - ?blue paper towel.
Should we install a blow dryer?
with 20 p charge for showers? NO
too much water would be used Myles pointed out how much water a
minibus of kids could use
showers were free back at activity
Gazette enquiry what impact had Olympic sailors had on KSA? Youth encouragement.
The Chairman exhorted the committee to train Olympians.
At Tenby 1 evening a week was a family evening to encourage
youngsters. Toppers had been
encouraged at Wednesdays but had petered out.
sail needs repairing Pete agreed to do it (Post meeting job done)
bills had gone up and up. all
requested to be prudent
esp night storage
is a RYA centre signs will be displayed.
MEETING Thursday 13th
Apologies in advance Ian and Geraldine doing sailing research for
KSA in warmer climes.
Agenda items AGM agenda needs setting
Subs to be reviewed.