The draft Minutes of the 2020 AGM are now in the Members-only area of the Forum. These have not yetRead more
Bernard Rhodes tells us about the design and construction of the trimaran Kliss back in the 1960’s and his voyageRead more
For this meeting we invited members to share their experiences with antifouling treatments. A recording is at this link: RecordingRead more
Tom Potts described his ideas for generating power from the wind and from river or tidal currents and a generalRead more
Charles Magnan presented his project to develop a reefable and furlable soft wingsail. The America’s Cup has shown that multi-elementRead more
Alastair Law tells us about the construction and sailing of his ‘Paradox 14 foot (4.25m) cruising boat designed by MattRead more
For our previous meeting John covered the design of a sliding seat recreational rowing boat, he now continues with aRead more
John Perry gave a presentation about the design process for a 4.57m (15 foot) sliding seat rowing boat, this presentation being followed by video demonstrating the design features. The construction and use of the boat will be the subject of a following meeting.Read more
Kim Fisher presented the Rescue Float project which he is carrying out in collaboration with another AYRS member Chris Watson.Read more
As you may guess, at this point in time, AYRS is postponing or cancelling all activities that may bring groups of people together. We are reviewing this on a month by month basis.
The SW UK Area meeting is therefore cancelled (but see below), and the Norfolk sailing meeting (Broad Horizons 2020) is postponed at least until mid-late June.
It is possible that some meetings may be replaced by online video conferences (by Skype or similar). For further details please see the Forum where these things will be announced.Read more