Announcement: Next Council Meeting 17 May 2022
Ways to Help your Club
Join the Council
Members are always welcome on the Club Council. Council can co-opt members to become full members and participate in meetings, or additional members to assist Council in specific tasks.
Become an Instructor
See the RTC (RYA Training Centre) Principal to express an interest in coaching and teaching. Positions are always available for enthusiastic members to train as Senior Instructor, Instructor and Assistant Instructor. Subsidised access to training courses is provided by the club in exchange.
Join a Work Party
Work Parties are organised throughout the year to keep the facilities in good order. Look out for adverts and requests for help and lend a hand. If you have specific skills and talents that you want to offer contact a Council member.
Run the Clubhouse
Members are required to open and close access to the clubhouse and offer a basic galley service during the club activity days. Add your name to the duty roster if you are interested.
The club has a number of boats for hire to members and a range of grounds maintenance equipment to assist members keep the club site serviceable and tidy.
Boats can be hired through WebCollect. The conditions for hire are as stated on the WebCollect site.
The club’s committee (referred to generally as Council) comprises the Flag Officers; Commodore, Vice Commodore, Hon Treasurer, Hon Secretary, together with upto 12 other members of the club.
The Council manages the club’s affairs on behalf of members and is organised to share responsibility for the various aspects of the club’s activities.
The clubhouse can be accessed (with a club key) at any time through the rear entrance of the building. From there you can access changing areas and toilets. The Lounge and Galley are not accessible except on activity days.
Clubhouse keys – are issued by either the Membership secretary or the Estate Team.
There is a £20 deposit for the keys. You will receive £10 back once they are returned.
Website & Facebook
Website – www.rvsc.co.uk – Club information, events, news, webcam and members area.
Official Facebook Page – https://www.facebook.com/RossendaleValleySailingClub/
Unofficial Facebook Group – https://www.facebook.com/groups/rvsc1/