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Checking the wind at the club

Check out the link below to check the weather before you come down the club. 

Windguru         https://www.windguru.cz/114559 

Windy              https://windyapp.co/forecast/spot/407503/Maidenhead%20Sailing%20Club  

If you are ever in need of some help with your boat and don’t know where to turn we’ve pulled together some useful contacts who club members have used to source / repair or even trade their boats. It is noted that the club does not have any links to these companies / individuals and does not take any responsibility for members who use their services. 

Chandlery & Dinghy Supplies 

VR Rigger (Datchet) www.v-rigger.com 

Purple Marine www.purplemarine.co.uk 

Pinnel and Bax www.pinbax.co.uk 

Rooster Sailing www.roostersailing.com 

CoastWaterSports www.coastwatersports.co.uk

 

Handy Hints - Boat Repairs 

Roger Gates - All forms of GRP or wooden boat repair

Datchet Tel - 07919 156918 Email - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Based from his home in Datchet - is recognised by a number of insurance companies

 

Paul Sleeman - Repair and refurb of dinghies

CS Boats and Rondar Tel - 07918600211 Email - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Will come and work at the club - lives the other side of Newbury

 

Espar Marine / Jason Brasier - Repair for GRP (main business is riverboats/cruisers)

Espar Marine Has a chandlery at the marina catering mainly for rivercraft

Harleyford Marina South East Agent for Hyde Sails and offer MSC members some great discounts.

Tel - 01628 471368    http://www.espar.co.uk/EsparMarlow.htm 

 

Chris Somner - Repair and refurb of dinghies

Poole Tel - 07941 301742 Email - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Based in Poole. Chris has been taking care of our Bar Managers Albacore this year.

 

Adrian Gilkes - Repair for fibreglass, epoxy, GRP, etc.

Glass Fibre Solutions Tel - 07791 370863

Middleton Cheney, Banbury. Check out his website @ www.glassfibresolutions.co.uk

 

Buying and Selling Boats

www.apolloduck.com

www.boatsandoutboards.co.uk

www.sailboats.co.uk

www.ebay.co.uk

 

Insurance 

www.noblemarine.co.uk

www.towergateinsurance.co.uk/dinghy-insurance

www.newtoncrum.co.uk  

www.insurance4dinghies.co.uk

 

Local Brewing

A worthy mention must go to Rebellion Brewery whose great local ale keeps many of us refereshed during the season. www.rebellionbeer.co.uk