PFYC 60th & MIRROR DINGHY 50th 2013
Do you have a mirror dinghy why not come and celebrate both the clubs 60th anniversary and the Mirror dinghy's 50th anniversary events and get these much loved boats back on the water.
Drag it out of the garage, shed, garden or the club compound and dust it off, dry it out and get it painted ready and join in the fun. Sail it with a friend or sail it single handed if you like.
PFYC Mirror Dinghy 50th Anniversary.
Pentland Firth Yacht Club hosted a Mirror Social on the 2nd June to celibate the 50th anniversary of the Mirror Dinghy, with club members enjoying a great days sailing. With a rigging session in the morning followed by group sailing in brisk a wind everyone managed to survive the gusts.
With lunch in the clubhouse with soup provided by Christine everyone rested and chatted about the morning's sail, revived it was back out on the water and a run across the bay to Thurso Beach where everyone managed not to capsise in the surf for a beach landing, it kept everyone on there toes.
After a short break to let onlookers take photoes and sailors to catch their breath, it was launch through the surf and a long beat back to Scrabster for a hot Tea or Coffee. Everyone Enjoyed the day and shows this boat can still provide lots of fun and enjoyment. Many thanks to Guy and Janet for providing the guard boat cover, Christine For catering, and all the Sailors who turned up to make it a success, Thankyou Roy.
Scottish Mirror Championship venue 2013 - date now fixedThe Scottish Mirror Championships in 2013 will be hosted by Annandale Sailing Club during the weekend of 29th/30th June.
Mirror dinghy's 50th Birthday Party
Fancy a big party - then why not travel to the UK 50th anniversary event at Northampton Sailing Club, on 13th & 14th July 2013.
The Daily Mirror Newspaper
After 50 years the Daily Mirror newspaper is writing about the Mirror dinghy again! for those who did not manage to get a copy of the newspaper here is a link to the web page: