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2002 December PFYC sets sail for 50th Anniverse

PENTLAND Firth Yacht Club held its annual general meeting last week, starting a year in which the club will celebrate the 50th anniversary of its formation on October 9, 1953. readme


2001 October Senior Instructor Course.

From the 15 to 19 of October 2001, I attended a 5 day RYA Senior Instructors course at the National Sport Centre, Cumbrae. readme


2001 June Juniors well on course for sailing success

JUNIOR members of Pentland Firth Yacht Club have completed their "away" competition programme for the season, racing in the North schools' championships at Loch Morlich and in the Inter-County Challenge at Kirkwall. readme


2001 Feb Dinner Dance

Members of Pentland Firth Yacht Club and friends attend their prize-giving evening in the Thurso Club with dancing to 'Half Canned'. readme


2000 October North of Scotland Squad Weekend

Three juniors from the Pentland Firth Yacht Club attended the North of Scotland Squad Weekend at Spey Valley Sailing club in October. readme


2000 July Coastguard Raft Race

Eleven rafts made it to the starting line at Thurso beach on Saturday for the sixth annual race organised by local coastguards. readme


2000 August Spey Valley Sailing Club

Our foreign correspondent reports for the Newsletter and Web Page. "Earlier this year we watched our silverware sail off to the Trophy cabinet of Spey Valley Sailing Club, when Jaimie and Karen cleaned up with their Laser 2000. readme


1999 February Annual Dinner Dance

Trophy-winners are pictured at Pentland Firth Yacht Club's annual dinner. readme


1998 May Club plots course for youngsters

A new crop of sailing enthusiasts has been nurtured successfully by Pentland Firth Yacht Club through its basic sail training course. readme


1998 July North of Scotland Sailing Squad

Nick Durham, General manager at Rolls-Royce, Marine Power at Vulcan, recently presented two of Thurso's promising young sailors, brothers Steven and Richard Shanks, with a jib for their yacht. readme


1998 August 'Excellence' awards for young Caithness sportsmen

Ken Melhuish (right), chairman of the Caithness Sports Council, is pictured with young recipients of the first of the new 'Excellence' awards. readme


1998 February Annual Dinner Dance

Members of Pentland Firth Yacht Club held their annual dinner-dance and presentation of trophies in the St. Clair Hotel, Thurso. readme