Information for Members

On these pages can be found lots of information that members should know at one time or another.

Click or tap entries in the menu for detailed articles and publications.   The Sailing regulations will tell you about the sailing day categories and other bye-laws.

Note that there are no names on the Berthing List for GDPR purposes.

Harp History and Interest

Here we have links to articles both on-site and off site on the history of the Welsh Harp Reservoir and of WHSC and it's antecedents.

The Development of the 'Harp' as a sailing venue and the British Moth dinghy (as a pdf).

Direct link:http://rya.org/uSRX50Jm2Mo

This was an article in Yachts and Yachting on 6 May 2022 featuring the 90th anniversary of the British Moth by Dougal Henshall.

The Watkins Trophy

The Watkins Trophy used to be a British Transport Yacht Clubs internal trophy for the winners of the BTYC inter locations GP14 races.
British Transport Yacht Club consisted of at least three sections: BTYC at the Welsh Harp (now WHSC together with SSC and NCR clubs), BTYC York and BTYC Saddington, Leicestershire.  Click the title for mor information.