Many thanks to the 19 retail premises that took part in the Annual Round the Island Window Dressing Competiton. Congratulations to the winner, Tides of Cowes and to the runner up the Mountbatten Hospice Charity Shop.
Published 16:26 on 28 Jun 2019
This weekend the Island Sailing Club is organising the Official Round the Island Race Village. It will be open on Cowes Parade, adjacent to the Clubhouse from 12:00 on Friday all day Saturday, closing at 15:00 on Sunday. The poster gives a flavour of what's happening; please come along and help make this exciting new inititaive by the ISC a success.
Published 10:08 on 25 Jun 2019
For a video describing the twinning agreement between the Barcolana and the Round the Island Race, click on the "More" link to take you to a page with a link to a video which covers the launch at the Italian Embassy in London and the Barcolana race itself. Click here .
Published 16:21 on 23 Jun 2019
51 years ago, 47 yachts took part in the first edition of Barcolana. Held on the second Sunday of October every year, Barcolana became a Guinness World Record holder last February when it was recognised as “The largest sailing race” with its 2,689 boats and over 16,000 sailors at the start line. The 51st Barcolana race will be held in Trieste on 13th October 2019 with a jam-packed entertainment schedule in the ten days
Published 07:50 on 17 Jun 2019
The June newsletter from your General Committee is now available to be downloaded.
Published 07:53 on 4 Jun 2019
The ISC pitch at Sunday's Cowes Big Lunch was a great success with a sell-out BBQ and some £300 raised for Sailability in the ISC raffle. Especial thanks go to the organisers Maureen Wroath and Carole Topple, our chef Charlotte and to Craig Weston for the heavy lifting.
Published 07:56 on 3 Jun 2019
We are starting to put a photographic history of the club online, please let the office know if you have any archive photos which you would like to include. They will be returned once scanned, to see the handful of photos currently online, follw this link .
Published 06:31 on 2 Jun 2019
The Club's Open Weekend bought in many families of which some 40 got out on the water in the Club Sonars and with the Dining Room enjoying brisk traffic all day. The Top Balcony was a perfect sun trap on Saturday afternoon and many decided not to make it home after lunch! Thanks to all of the volunteers who welcomed our visitors and made them feel at home. Three new members paid up on
Published 10:32 on 29 May 2019
The Club has its Open Weekend on May 25th and 26th - there is lots to do on and off the water. Full information can be found by clicking "More" and then following this link .
Published 08:27 on 19 May 2019
The somewhat delayed May GC newsletter is now available for download.
Published 08:18 on 19 May 2019