Social Events

This page shows all GCCC Social events.

To see the separate categories of Sailing and Winter Talks click on the individual drop down links above.

    • 12 Dec 2017
    • 20:00 - 23:00
    • Papercourt


    Drinks & canapés from 8pm with annual presentation of awards at 9pm for members' participation in, or contribution to, club activities.  A great social night for all members.

    • 07 Jan 2018
    • 14:00 - 15:30
    • Lee-on-Solent
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    A visit has been arranged to the facility of the HM Coastguard SAR (Search and Rescue) Helicopter Unit at Lee-on-Solent.

    Date: Sunday, 7th January

    Timing:  Prompt start at 14:00 hrs.

    Organiser: Andrew Barlow

    The visit will last approximately 1½ hours (including time for questions)

    The visit will be conducted by Richard Norris, Chief Pilot Lee-on-Solent.

    Now operated by Bristow Helicopters Limited on behalf of HM Coastguard, we’ve all seen the rescue helicopter at one time or another above the Solent, well this is a chance to visit the base from which the new Leonardo AW189 helicopter operates and learn more about the valuable service they provide.

    The visit is free of charge, however we will have a collection, the proceeds of which will go to a charity nominated by the Unit.

    Maximum of 15 places ONLY.

    Members must register via the GCCC website.

    Registration is  available from the afternoon of Tuesday 5th December on a first come, first served basis

    Members and Partner members must each register individually.

    Note: for Partner members without an email address, the main Member should first register and then send an email for the Partner registration to

    • 11 Feb 2018
    • 09:30 - 15:00
    • TBA

    Our Annual Winter Walk and Lunch

    • Normally about 6 miles
    • Where to be advised
    • booking details TBA
    • 13 Feb 2018
    • 20:30 - 23:00
    • Papercourt

    Pancakes for Shrove Tuesday

    Cooked by club member, the one and only, Clive Drury White

    All welcome

    • 18 Feb 2018
    • 09:00 - 17:00
    • Papercourt
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    One-day RYA First Aid Course (8-hours)

    Due to the demand for places on the November 2017 course and subsequent interest, another course has been scheduled.

    Sunday, 18th February, 2018

    To be held at Papercourt Sailing Club, Polesden Lane, Ripley, GU23 6JX

    Course instructor:  Peter Lytton

    Timings for the day:

    • 09:00 hrs – prompt start
    • Morning and afternoon breaks for refreshments
    • Approx.. 12:30 hrs – Lunch break
    • Approx. 17:00 hrs – end

    Cost per person: £25.00

    Cost includes:

    • Instructor fee
    • RYA First Aid book (content of which is specifically written for water based activities)
    • Certificate
    • Morning and afternoon tea & coffee.

    Please bring your own packed lunch, notebook and pen.

    Please also wear clothing suitable for kneeling and lying on the floor as the course does include practical elements.  If a student has an injury or medical issue that may cause problems, please speak to Peter prior to the start of the course and he will adjust the course accordingly.

    Maximum of 12 places available therefore please register promptly.

    Event organiser:  Andrew Barlow

    Event Registration

    The event is open to GCCC members and partner members only. Please register before 4th February.

    GCCC members must each register individually, which means that partner members must register separately.

    Payment must be made by bank transfer to GCCC's bank account.

    Details: Sort Code 402226, Account Number 51377477
    Please use your surname as the reference.

    If a member and partner member both register then just one payment of £50 can be made.

    Confirmation emails will be sent out once payment is received.

    • 20 Mar 2018
    • 20:30 - 23:00
    • Papercourt


    Everybody welcome, not just new and prospective members!

    Presentation of the 2018 Rally Program.

    A chance to meet your committee, talk about memorable sailing trips and seek out your crew or boat(s) on which to 'stowaway' for the coming season.

    • 03 Apr 2018
    • 20:30 - 23:00
    • Papercourt

    Fitting Out Party and Quiz - always a very popular night.

    Please bring a savoury or desert to share, and your own plates/cutlery.   Salad and rolls will be provided.

    Join others on a table to make up a team for the quiz

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