2013 Summer Social Season at GXSA
This is a holding article whilst we collect content for the 2013 events. Please come back in a few weeks, when we will have The Story and The Photos from:
- Rally to Ocean VIllage, Southampton
- Summer Cruise to the Channel Islands
- Rally to Bembridge
- Day Trip to the Thames Barrier
- We'll get the content to you at the earliest opportuninty.
Please note that the personal responsibilities and limitation of liability outlined in the Rules of the Association apply to all GXSA events.
Current 2019/2020 Events
Annual Dinner 2020 will be on Saturday 14th March
More details soon.
Saturday 29th February 2020 - Bus trip to SS Great Britain, Bristol
SS Great Britain. Picture, copyright Matt Buck
The bus will leave from the Gerrards Cross Memorial Centre at 0830 aiming to be there by about 1100. We expect to be back by 1800.
Cost of the trip will include entry to the SS Great Britain. We can get lunch on board or at nearby cafes/ pubs (lunch not included in the price)
More details on cost and a sign up sheet will be available soon.
Saturday 2nd November - First Aid Course, £95
This RYA approved course was provided by Bisham Abbey staff at a location near Gerrards Cross.
The course ran from 9 - 5; the 8 participants were awarded their RYA First Aid certificates (and avoided watching England lose the Rugby World Cup Final..)
Wednesday 2nd October - GXSA visit to Poole RNLI College for Discovery and All-Weather Lifeboat Centre tours
Fully booked, 25 people attended. Participants made their own way to Poole and met up for a good lunch in the cafeteria at the College before the tours, which started at 2.30pm.
Saturday 21st September - GXSA Autumn Rally at Yarmouth:
Pontoon party and dinner at Yarmouth Sailing Club (Organiser Stuart Gaunt)
Tuesday 9th July - GXSA Summer Pub Lunch at The Black Horse, Fulmer SL3 6HD, from 12 noon
Fortunately it was fine weather and 38 GXSA members and friends enjoyed a good lunch in the garden at the Black Horse. It was a good opportunity to get together in the summer break. Our thanks to Bernie Smallman for organising this event.
Saturday 22nd June - GXSA Rally at Bucklers Hard, Beaulieu River: Menu and Booking details
8 boats and 25 GXSA members attended this rally, which was very enjoyeable.
Thursday 13th June - Operation Wellfound Charity Golf day at Harleyford Golf Club.
Excellent course, breakfast, 18 holes Texas scramble, 3 course evening meal and prize giving. Contact Steve Daish.
Saturday 11th May - GXSA Spring Rally at Marchwood: Menu and booking details
Saturday 23rd March - GXSA Annual Dinner at Gerrards Cross Golf Club
Talks start at 8.15pm, bar and coffee open from 7.30pm.
We look forward to seeing you - visitors are welcome at the evening talks, only £5.
Welcome to GXSA
GXSA has an outstanding Programme of Wednesday evening talks in the winter months, October to March.
Talks start at 8.15pm, bar and coffee open from 7.30pm. Visitors are welcome, only £5.