Welcome to Pwllheli Sailing Club
From the Commodore

Welcome to Pwllheli Sailing Club

The Heart of Sailing in Wales

Located in the Welsh National Sailing Academy

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Guinness Six Nations - England v Wales - Sponsored by 'Team Perfect Pitch'
Saturday, March 07, 2020

Watch the next Six Nations Rugby International matches with us:

England v Wales - Sponsored by 'Team Perfect Pitch' with food at half time.


Two large screen TV's and pleanty of fun!

The games on Saturday's (7th March) start with Ireland V  Italy at 14.15 hrs. This is followed by England V Wales at 16.45 hrs. The Scotland V France game is on Sunday 8th March.

All welcome on both days!

The food at half time is sponsored by 'Team Perfect Pitch' and this promises to be another great day 


Social News
Guinness Six Nations Rugby Internationals at the Club
Saturday, February 01, 2020


The Plas Heli bar is dressed and ready with a new room layout for match days to include two large screen Tv's in the bar. This layout will maximise the viewing experience for everyone.

We look forward to seeing as many members as possible to watch the rugby and enjoy some food, which is kindly being sponsored by a number of members and I would like to thank them for their generosity in trying to ensure these winter afternoons watching the rugby in the warmth of Plas Heli is a success again this year.

Please come and join us to watch the Rugby. The Championship starts on Saturday 1st February

We have arranged a special buffet style food for each of the games - come and enjoy the fun in a friendly

News 2020
RYA Youth National Championship Volunteer List
Tuesday, February 11, 2020

RYA Youth NationalsList

Volunteers are required for the RYA Youth National Championship from 3rd April 2020 (ashore duties) and ashore and afloat duties from 6th to 10th April

The role descriptions are shown in the table above. For the full requirement list follow this link for a pdf copy with details and dates.

This is an opportunity to take part in a premier national event, on the water or ashore, and is something that can be very rewarding. 

Experience in the roles would be helpfull but on the job training will also be available.

News 2020
New Grib Groyne Under Construction
Tuesday, February 11, 2020

Work has started on the Grib Groyne at the entrance to Pwllheli Harbour.


This replaces the old groyne which was built when the marina was constructed and had become badley damaged over the years.

This groyne is constructed of substantial rock armour and it is hoped that this will reduce the amount of sand and gravel being deposited in the channel.


List of Club Racing - 2020
Pwllheli Tuning Weekend 2020
Saturday, March 28, 2020

TuningToolsTuning Weekend with racing in the bay 

A chance to test the running rigging and tune up alongside other boats and discuss issues with other skippers and crews in Plas Heli.

Saturday - 1 light hearted race to check the running rigging and set up. Warning signal approximately 11:30 (HW 10:07)

Sunday - 2 light hearted races to enable a tune up alongside other boats. Warning Signal approximately 11:30 (HW 11:40)

Communication by Whatsapp prior to racing and on VHF Ch 17 once on the water.

See the Supplemental Sailing Instructions below and the General Sailing Instructionsand all other

News 2020
New Catering and Bar Operator at Plas Heli
Tuesday, January 28, 2020

The Commodore and Flag Officers of CHPSC are delighted to introduce Geoff Harvey, the new Catering and Bar operator at Plas Heli.

Geoff is the proprietor of the Anglesey Arms and the Market Hall in Caernarfon and has many years of experience in providing quality hospitality services.

Geoff said “I am excited with the prospect of developing the full potential of the excellent facilities at Plas Heli, the Welsh National Sailing Academy and Event Centre. Our team headed by Cath Limerick will provide a warm welcome to all visitors and stakeholders at Plas Heli. We will develop the food offering with new menus and 'special' dishes supplemented by a good range of drinks from our own brewery in the Market Hall. In addition, we also look forward to introducing some great local talent with bands and musicians as well as developing larger events and gigs with the likes of Bryn Fon and

News 2020
Activity Calendar - New Feature on The Web Site
Sunday, January 26, 2020

There is a new feature on the web site - an activity calendar which features all activities, events, including parties and functions so that you know what is on!

A feature of the calendar is the ability to turn off the activities that are not of interest so that you can concentrate on what matters to you.

See the Calendar here..

News 2019
2020 Club Calendar
Saturday, December 22, 2018


The 2020 Calendar has been printed and is now ready for dispatch or collection and we now need your help to ensure proper delivery.

The 2020 Calendar photographs are spectacular, and we are extremely grateful for the contributions of all photographers. We are also very grateful for the generosity of our sponsors without their support we could not provide the calendar.

The Calendar incorporates again this year the useful 'Tide Curve' and tide calculator – see below for an explanation. The curve works out the tide wherever you are!

In accordance with the usual practice, there will be one complementary calendar for every 'Member', 'Racing Skipper Member' and

Racing News
Notice of Race for 2020 IRC Welsh Champs - Published
Saturday, November 16, 2019
News 2019
2020 Membership Now Available
Sunday, October 13, 2019


What's on Next

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Join by completing one easy on-line form for any (or all) of the categories
  • Under 18 years old
  • Youth Member
  • £17
  • for the year
  • A Youth Member is a member under the age of 18 on 31st December in any subscription year whose parent is not a Member or Associate Member.
  • more information
  • Under 26 years old
  • Student Member
  • £28
  • for the year
  • Student Membership is for students under the age of 26 on 31st December in the subscription year and in full-time education or unemployed under 26 and participating in the sport of sailing.
  • more information
  • Primary Membership
  • Primary Member
  • £60
  • for the year
  • This is our primary membership category. This is the membership category for individuals and their children. Couples should use the 'Joint Membership Category'
  • more information
  • Joint Membership
  • Joint Membership
  • £110
  • for the year
  • New for 2020 - This is the membership category for couples - offering a slight discount from two 'ordinary memberships'.
  • more information
It's one on-line form for all membership categories


I was very pleased to receive the E newsletter and to learn of all the latest developments. It’s really good news that the club is becoming more pro-active with it’s membership and what’s on offer. The potential is limitless.
Friday 22 February 2019

IRC Welsh National Championship


Main Sponsors 2020

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CHPSC 2020 Main Sponsor
We are very greatful for the support provided by our main sponsors

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