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:

Wednesday, 06 May 2015

RNSA(P) Spring Series - Race 6

Thursday, 07 May 2015

20:00

Quiz Night

Saturday, 09 May 2015

11:00

RNSA Saturday Series

Monday, 11 May 2015

11:00

Army Offshore Regatta

Tuesday, 12 May 2015

18:30

Full Committee Meeting

Wednesday, 13 May 2015

18:30

RNSA(P) Spring Series - Race 7

Saturday, 16 May 2015

18:30

RNSA(P) Yarmouth Trophy Race

Saturday, 16 May 2015

11:00

RNSA Saturday Series

Monday, 18 May 2015

11:00

RYA First Aid Course No FA01/15

Tuesday, 19 May 2015

11:00

RYA Sea Survival Course no. SS01/15

Tuesday, 19 May 2015

10:00

Exec Meeting

Wednesday, 20 May 2015

10:00

ISAF Safety Course No. IS01/15

Wednesday, 20 May 2015

10:00

RNSA(P) Spring Series - Race 8

Friday, 22 May 2015

10:00

Combined RNSA Portsmouth/Plymouth St Peter Port Race/Rally

Full Events Calendar ...

Latest Club News

30/04/2015

Cdre Spring Dinner

Cdre Peter Wykeham-Martin thanks Peter Melson...more


27/04/2015

Cdre Peter Melson - Haul Down Report

See attached overview of achievements over the last 5 years...more


20/04/2015

Cowes Breakwater

News update...more


18/04/2015

Sat 18 Apr 15 at 1830 - HSSC AGM in the Clubhouse

Full details will be posted on 18 Mar 15...more


28/03/2015

RNSA(P) Yarmouth Trophy Race

16 and 17 May 2015...more


04/03/2015

Biggest tides for 18 years

Syzygy - the Implications for yacht owners...more


04/03/2015

New self-service fuel pontoon

Swanwick Marina...more


more news stories...

Club Adverts

01/05/2015

Motor Home for Sale

Fiat Ducato Highwayman 1990 - Good Condition - £4000 o.n.o...more


30/04/2015

Boat for Sale 'April Mist'

1990 Moody 346 Bilge Keel...more


02/04/2015

Neptunian 33 'ASTROS' For Sale at a reduced £24,500

.....more


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