1st July PMSC Barge match

The 56th Thames Barge Match, hosted by the Pin Mill Sailing Club will be held on Saturday 1st July 2017.


 High Water is at 06:08 BST, and the start for the Bowsprit Class (A) is at 08:00, the Fast Staysail Class (B) is at 08:15 the Slow Staysail Class (C) is at 08:30 and the half barge class D is at 08:45.

The match starts at Buttermans bay, just down river from Pin Mill.

 DIARY NOTE : PMSC's 57th Annual BARGE MATCH to be held on Saturday June 23rd 2018

Click Here for photographs from last year's match

Committee details:

Pin Mill Sailing Club Barge Match Committee 2017

Julian Ackland (Secretary) e.mail barge_secretary
Romy Blackburn (Chairman / Commodore) e.mail commodore

Cyril Varley OOD 
Peter Cockayne
Ian Saunders 
Jim Clarke 
James Ackland (Timekeeper)
Pat Dunnett (Catering and reception) 
Bob Emmett (Bar Sec)
Mark Poppleton (Vice Commodore)
David Abbott (Rear Commodore)

To contact the committee, use one of the e.mail prefixes above @pmsc.org.uk


Sailing events

Sat Jul 01, 2017
56th Pin Mill Barge Match
Sat Jul 22, 2017 @11:00 -
CCRS race 3 - sponsored by Haven Ports Yacht Club
Sat Aug 12, 2017
River Deben Cruise
Sun Aug 13, 2017
River Deben Cruise
Sat Aug 26, 2017 @11:00 -
CCRS race 4, sponsored by the Shotley Sailing Club
Mon Aug 28, 2017 @10:00 -
Ha'penny Cup
Sat Sep 09, 2017 @11:00 -
74th PMSC Regatta 2017
Sat Sep 16, 2017 @10:00 -
Smack and working boat race
Sat Sep 23, 2017 @12:00 -
CCRS Race 5 - Sponsored by the Harwich & Dovercourt SC

Tide times - Harwich