Minutes Saturday 4th July at 4:45 pm
1.1. Apologies - Anthony,
1.2. Present – Adrian Morgan, Paul Driver, Alison Osborne, Jill Bruce, Sandy Osborne, David Maxwell, Mike Connor, Paul Copestake, John Osborne, Donald Buchanan, Neil Gerrard
2. Minutes taken as read –
2.1. Outstanding Actions below
a) Table of membership fees including daily and weekly rates circulated – to be posted on clubhouse noticeboard. Done.
b) Membership list – updated. Done
c) Insurance renewed. See agenda
d) Start buoys – making do. – no further action.
e) Coul Mor fee to collect.- paid
f) Hardstanding – wait till later in year. No action
g) Yachts not launching – Katra to launch at some point – OK to move if needed, Cartha still look to sell – may launch - Eilean Dubh, Ian and Donald working on this.
h) Cushions for Loki purchased Brilliant.
3. Commodores reports
a) Season summary so far
. Catching up –J une miserable – spring cruise – Sundays and Saturdays FFs going well – 2.30 for 3 start at weekend, Fridays 6 for 6:30 start.
b) Use of Manitou for launching - Sandy reports Harbour in control – OK to continue with tasks as they want to maintain community support– LBSC insurance gives member to member cover.
. Blog calendar out of kilter spreadsheet – Adrian to Fix
. 15th August Robin’s cruise and BBQ (Shona liasing with Sandra).
. 22nd August - FF Saturday competition race
. 23rd August Picos – Rob coming across – focus on seniors
. 29th possible Weekend cruise
. 5th-6th September - main regatta and FF competition race
4. Treasurers Update (Paul D)
a) Insurance £1257 to be paid next week – reassess values for club boats –circulate list of assets and comments by end of the week.
b) £7700 in bank – Pico week – incoming and outgoing…..
a) Proposal to make Ian Boyde honorary member.
. Donald proposed – Adrian seconder (secretary to write)
b) Other new members
. Steve Boyle,
. Kirsten McLellan
. Shirley Rose
. Horsburgh family
6. Pico Week
a) Summary of plans
. 3 ad hoc sessions so far
. Pico Week - 16 kids, mostly paid up – Black Isle Rob plus Emma for one day
. Facebook page used by youths
. Kit for rib sorted
. Second rib
. Rotas all sorted
. Picos, club Feva , use of 3 toppers, Osborne Feva and second rib adopted for week
. Insurance for private boats covered for use by LBSC policy
b) Sunday 23rd Pico session with Rob for seniors.
7. Ullapool Rowing Regatta (Paul) - in hand - rib as a safety boat if asked (NOT for buoy laying or hard use). Be aware of potential clash with Picos during launching .
8. Summer Cruise (John)
a) 17th july 10am or therafter – Twister and Mollymawk – John McIntyre and Adrian – Sandy (ish). Andy – Peter (west) – Dan and Charlotte-
b) Plans hatching.
9. Robins Memorial Bash (Donald) – 15th August.
a) Campbell Family to sail in bay to scatter ashes. Not land – but sail back – BBQ, Ian to provide meet and smoked salmon – bring pot-luck salads and rolls. Shona – Ian bring Romary down – Scott bringing Goldseeker. Sandra offering a cup to be presented to club at BBQ
Meeting closed 17:45