Welcome to Hornet Services Sailing Club

The Club

Hornet Services Sailing Club celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2014, having been founded by locally based Naval yachtsmen on 23rd May 1964. Membership today includes personnel of all three Armed Forces, their veterans and the MOD Civil Service, who are members of the Royal Naval, Army or RAF Sailing Associations.



Objectives

To encourage sailing through the provision of facilities for affordable berthing, slipping and laying up.

The Clubhouse

The clubhouse was originally the wardroom for HMS Hornet when the site was the major support base for Fast Patrol Craft of the Coastal Defence Forces. more ...

The Marina

The Marina has approximately 230 berths for sailing boats up to 40 feet LOA berthed alongside pontoons which have fresh water and electricity. more ...

Contact Us

General Enquiries and Club Secretary - Paul (Arty) Shaw
Tel 023 9258 0403 & 023 9276 5828
Fax 023 9258 9650


Marina Manager - Stewart Peters
Tel 023 9260 2480 & 023 9276 5051


Food Services Manager and Chef - Phil Skinner
Tel 023 9258 0935 & 023 9258 0403


Bar and Front of House Manager - Melissa Dear
Tel 023 9258 0935


Shipwright - Barry Tidy
Tel 07739 748123


Engineering - Stuart Logan
Tel 01489 895556


Rigging, Painting and General - Stewart Peters
Tel 02392 602480


Main Gate Security Office
Tel 023 9276 5575

Forthcoming Events

The Hornet Services Sailing Club has a very busy social programme that has become extremely popular over the years. Forthcoming events are listed below:

Friday, 12 Feb 2016

20:00

Poetry Evening

Saturday, 13 Feb 2016

12:30

“The Role of Portsmouth in the Great War.”

Saturday, 13 Feb 2016

14:15 - 19:00

RBS Six Nations Rugby

Saturday, 13 Feb 2016

19:00 - 23:00

St Valentine's Night Dinner

Thursday, 18 Feb 2016

18:30

Navigating in the Civilian Battlefield

Saturday, 20 Feb 2016

19:00 - 23:00

RNSA AGM Dinner

Sunday, 21 Feb 2016

19:00 - 23:00

Gosport Boat Jumble

Thursday, 03 Mar 2016

08:45 - 16:00

RYA First Aid Course

Saturday, 05 Mar 2016

11:00

New Members Briefing

Sunday, 06 Mar 2016

12:30

Mothers' Day Carvery

Saturday, 12 Mar 2016

12:30

“ Fred T Jane of Janes’s Fighting Ships”.

Thursday, 17 Mar 2016

18:00

“Insight into Tudor navigation at the time of Mary Rose”

Saturday, 19 Mar 2016

18:00

RNSA(P) Fitting Out Supper

Tuesday, 22 Mar 2016

14:00

A Service of Thanksgiving for the life of Admiral Sir Jeremy Black GBE KCB DSO

Full Events Calendar ...

Latest Club News

03/02/2016

Selling your boat ?

Tips and hints from Berthon on how to prepare a yacht for sale...more


03/02/2016

85th Round the Island Race 2016

Entries are open...more


03/02/2016

Solitaire du Figaro Race

Stop over in Cowes...more


03/02/2016

Lymington Yacht Haven

Nineteen new berths created...more


30/01/2016

Gosport Peninsular Charity Pursuit

Reduced entry fees for early booking. ...more


18/01/2016

Needles Marine Conservation Zone

New recommended zone announced...more


13/01/2016

Training at Hornet Services Sailing Club

By the Vice Commodore. RYA training courses are available to HSSC members and their dependents .....more


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