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  • Raising the Vasa
    Raising the Vasa
    Mon, 04 Mar
    Upper Thames Motor Yacht Clubhouse
    04 Mar 2024, 19:30
    Upper Thames Motor Yacht Clubhouse, Club Ho/Mill Island, Reading RG4 6TW, UK
    04 Mar 2024, 19:30
    Upper Thames Motor Yacht Clubhouse, Club Ho/Mill Island, Reading RG4 6TW, UK
    Vasa is a Swedish warship built from the early 1600s, which sank after sailing less than a mile on her maiden voyage. She was located again in the late 1950s in a busy shipping area in Stockholm harbour. The ship was salvaged with a largely intact hull in 1961. (Image by JavierKohen)
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  • Yavari: Victorian Gunboat on Lake Titicaca
    Yavari: Victorian Gunboat on Lake Titicaca
    Mon, 08 Apr
    Upper Thames Motor Yacht Clubhouse
    08 Apr 2024, 19:30
    Upper Thames Motor Yacht Clubhouse, Club Ho/Mill Island, Reading RG4 6TW, UK
    08 Apr 2024, 19:30
    Upper Thames Motor Yacht Clubhouse, Club Ho/Mill Island, Reading RG4 6TW, UK
    ROSC welcomes Meriel Larken to tell us the fascinating story of Yavari, a British-built iron steamship commissioned by the Peruvian government in 1861 for use on Lake Titicaca by the Peruvian Navy. (Image courtesy of Ghiz~commonswiki)
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  • Sailing Mishaps
    Sailing Mishaps
    Mon, 13 May
    Upper Thames Motor Yacht Clubhouse
    13 May 2024, 19:30
    Upper Thames Motor Yacht Clubhouse, Club Ho/Mill Island, Reading RG4 6TW, UK
    13 May 2024, 19:30
    Upper Thames Motor Yacht Clubhouse, Club Ho/Mill Island, Reading RG4 6TW, UK
    Do you too love binge-watching YouTube videos about sailing going wrong? Well, this presentation by Bruce Mayhew is the night for you, which promises to be entertaining and fun. Image: rawpixel.com / National Gallery of Art (Source)
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  • Spring sailing rally in the Solent
    Spring sailing rally in the Solent
    Fri, 17 May
    The Solent
    17 May 2024, 15:00 – 19 May 2024, 15:00
    The Solent, The Solent, United Kingdom
    17 May 2024, 15:00 – 19 May 2024, 15:00
    The Solent, The Solent, United Kingdom
    Join us for an exciting weekend of sailing and socialising. All members' boats welcome. There may be crew spaces on a member's boat, so get in touch if you're looking for a spot. Dinner on Saturday evening at place to be decided - all members welcome.
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  • "The Roscars" - film night - come and hear reviews of members' favourite sailing films
    "The Roscars" - film night - come and hear reviews of members' favourite sailing films
    Mon, 03 Jun
    Reading
    03 Jun 2024, 19:30
    Reading, Club Ho/Mill Island, Reading RG4 6TW, UK
    03 Jun 2024, 19:30
    Reading, Club Ho/Mill Island, Reading RG4 6TW, UK
    Roll out the red carpet, bling your bling and sport your tux for a night of members' favourite flicks. But we need some volunteers, each to review a film of their choice. Do you see yourself as a match for Mark Kermode? If so, get in touch!
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  • Member's BBQ
    Member's BBQ
    Mon, 02 Sept
    Upper Thames Motor Yacht Clubhouse
    02 Sept 2024, 17:00
    Upper Thames Motor Yacht Clubhouse, Sonning Eye, Reading RG4 6TW, UK
    02 Sept 2024, 17:00
    Upper Thames Motor Yacht Clubhouse, Sonning Eye, Reading RG4 6TW, UK
    Join us for our sizzling summer BBQ in the UTMYC garden. Please try and join us at this lovely Thames side setting with good company and great food. Members £10 / non-members £12.
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  • Autumn sailing rally
    Autumn sailing rally
    Fri, 06 Sept
    The Solent
    06 Sept 2024, 15:00 – 08 Sept 2024, 15:00
    The Solent, The Solent, United Kingdom
    06 Sept 2024, 15:00 – 08 Sept 2024, 15:00
    The Solent, The Solent, United Kingdom
    Join us for an exciting weekend of sailing and socialising. All members' boats welcome. There may be crew spaces on a member's boat, so get in touch if you're looking for a spot. Dinner on Saturday evening at place to be decided - all members welcome.
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  • One day first aid course
    One day first aid course
    Sat, 12 Oct
    Aldershot
    12 Oct 2024, 09:00 – 17:00
    Aldershot, Aldershot, UK
    12 Oct 2024, 09:00 – 17:00
    Aldershot, Aldershot, UK
    Our neighbouring club will be running a one day first aid course and has kindly invited ROSC members to join. Cost will depend on numbers attending but in the region of £40-45 pp, tea/coffee included.
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  • ROSC 2024 Annual General Meeting
    ROSC 2024 Annual General Meeting
    Mon, 04 Nov
    Upper Thames Motor Yacht Clubhouse
    04 Nov 2024, 19:30
    Upper Thames Motor Yacht Clubhouse, Upper Thames Motor Yacht Club, Sonning Eye, Reading RG4 6TW, UK
    04 Nov 2024, 19:30
    Upper Thames Motor Yacht Clubhouse, Upper Thames Motor Yacht Club, Sonning Eye, Reading RG4 6TW, UK
    Please start to think about what you want from our club and how you could play a part in helping to develop the Club over the next year. Following the AGM, there will be a talk by members Steve and John about sailing in the Netherlands.
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  • Annual laying up supper
    Annual laying up supper
    Time is TBD
    Upper Thames Motor Yacht Clubhouse
    Time is TBD
    Upper Thames Motor Yacht Clubhouse, Club Ho/Mill Island, Reading RG4 6TW, UK
    Time is TBD
    Upper Thames Motor Yacht Clubhouse, Club Ho/Mill Island, Reading RG4 6TW, UK
    Come and join us for a hot and cold buffet. Members' guests welcome. £20 per head.
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