£2,500 grant helps club weather the storm

£2,500 grant helps club weather the storm

Cowes Sailability Club has been awarded more than £2,500 of National Lottery funding by Sport England, to help it through the current COVID-19 crisis and enable it to emerge afterwards with the capacity to thrive again in the future.  In total £2,563 of National...
Over 100 conversations relieve loneliness during lockdown

Over 100 conversations relieve loneliness during lockdown

Volunteers at Cowes Sailability Club have had over one hundred telephone conversations with people with disabilities during the COVID-19 lockdown, helping to relieve feelings of isolation and loneliness. Cowes Sailability Club has revealed that it facilitated more...
RYA Chair rises to the 2.6 challenge

RYA Chair rises to the 2.6 challenge

Please support Chris Preston, Chair of the Royal Yachting Association (RYA) Board, who is undertaking a 2.6 Challenge during lockdown to raise funds for Cowes Sailability Club. Chris Preston, Chair of the Board at the RYA, has announced that he will be raising funds...
Companionship offered during COVID-19 crisis

Companionship offered during COVID-19 crisis

Cowes Sailability Club has launched an initiative to help lift the spirits of its vulnerable members and volunteers during the COVID-19 outbreak All of Cowes Sailability Club’s members and a large proportion of its volunteers have disabilities or underlying medical...
Our Commodore and friend will be missed

Our Commodore and friend will be missed

Patrick de Peyer, who co-founded Cowes Sailability Club 18 years ago and held the position of Commodore for many years, has passed away. Volunteers, members and supporters of Cowes Sailability Club were shocked and profoundly saddened to learn of the death of Patrick...
Picnic in the Park dishes up a donation

Picnic in the Park dishes up a donation

The organisers of a highly successful community event have presented Cowes Sailability Club with a cheque for £500 to cover the operating costs of the club’s support boat. Cowes Sailability Club has received a donation of £500 from the organisers of the annual Cowes...