Four wingfoilers - Ross Williams, Tom Court, Sam Light & Thomas Buggy - will make the herculean inaugural attempt to wing foil the 50 nautucal miles around the Isle of Wight on Thursday 23 September. Wingfoiling is a new discipline that's only 4-5 years old and is usually practiced for short periods in a small area, so foiling around the notorious Isle of Wight race course represents a massive step into the unknown. To date there have been no wing foiling
Published 12:55 on 22 Sep 2021
Very early this morning the ISC Bramble Cricket team lead by their Captain Tim Devlin (Vice Commodore) met on Bramble Bank and faced Royal Southern Yacht Club for the famously quirky cricket match. Believed to have started in the 1950s, this strange but fabulous tradition sees the Island Sailing Club pitched against the Royal Southern YC were both teams play against each other until play is stopped by waves. And, putting yet another
Published 13:23 on 9 Sep 2021
Last Saturday the Upper Terrace and Marquee was buzzing with new Members and the Gin & Tonics were flowing! It was great to see so many of our lovely new Members enjoying the Club. If you are interested in joining the Island Sailing Club please contact Nicky on 01983 296621.
Published 15:07 on 23 Aug 2021
The Club is looking forward to starting the Club's new programme for 2021 - 2022 Tuesday Evening Talks. The first talk is on 21 September with the Vice Commodore Tim Devlin called, " A Conversation About the Future". To see the full programme please click on the link.
Published 14:52 on 23 Aug 2021
To Members, Guests and Competitors we cannot wait to welcome you to the Club throughout Cowes Week 2021. There are several Club and private functions throughout the week, please click on the link to show you what is on and where. The Club will always do its best to ensure there is an area for Members and their guests and the programme plan will show you what is available on each day. Please note that the
Published 13:33 on 27 Jul 2021
Calling all Island Sailing Club Old Rydeians! The Old Rydeians have invited the Island Sailing Club Old Rydeians to their Cowes Week Drinks Party on Saturday 31 August from 1800 onwards. They look forward to welcoming you. Please click on the link to see more information and to book tickets https://www.trybooking.co.uk/BDYA
Published 11:58 on 15 Jul 2021
Yesterday was the Club's first Ladies Lunch for 2021 ! It was delightful to see over 50 ladies elegantly dressed enjoying a fabulous lunch. The Club's guest Chef Kevin Hendy, who is the most sort after Chefs on the Isle of Wight, gave a demonstration on how to make his famous Salted Caramel Tart before heading back into the kitchen to cook the ladies lunch. Our next function is open to everyone. Viva Espana! will
Published 10:00 on 23 Jun 2021
We are excited to announce the new date for the Windeler Cup. The race will be held on 7 August 2021. Boats from the Daring, Dragon, Etchells, Flying fifteen, Mermaid, Redwing, Sunbeam, Swallow, Sonar, Squib, RS Elite, Victory and XOD classes will compete in a 'Round the Solent' race for the Windeler Cup. The race will start from the Royal Yacht Squadron line off Cowes, and will follow a course , taking advantage of
Published 09:50 on 23 Jun 2021
The Club will be briefly closed from 1130 to 1600 due to a sold out Club function on Tuesday 22 June. The Club will be open once again from 1800 for dining and drinks. Apologies for any inconvenience this may cause.
Published 12:23 on 21 Jun 2021
We have an exciting and exclusive new offer for Members only. You will receive two evenings worth of lessons with WightWater. Wingtroduction at £99 per person and once you have completed Wingtroduction and deemed suitable by WightWater, you can proceed to the next level and take the Foil Progression course for £175 per person. Starting from 9 June until end of August, minimum age is 16 years old. Wednesdays nights 1800-2000. Payment and booking to
Published 10:42 on 2 Jun 2021