Welcome to the Burton Sailing Club website

We are a fun, family club that provides a vast range of activities from training for beginners to regular racing, windsurfing and offshore sailing.

We enjoy excellent sailing facilities at Foremark Reservoir amidst the dramatic Derbyshire countryside, in the heart of the National Forest within easy reach of Derby, Nottingham, Burton, Leicester and Loughborough.

More information about the activities we offer, and membership, is given via the tabs above, and the latest news from the club is given below. We hope you enjoy reading about our club, and come and visit us at Foremark soon!

 RYA Push the Boat Out

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LATEST NEWS

Congratulations go to Club members Martin Nelson and Matt Pritchard who have both recently qualified as Power boat Instructors. Congratulations also go to Henry Merton and Carl Avery for qualifying as Dinghy Sailing Instructors. Our next Senior Instructor course takes place at the club on the 28th and 29th April
Monday, 05 March 2018 10:45

Push The Boat Out Open Day 2018

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Are you looking for a fun, family activity to enjoy together? Would you like to find out more about SAILING? WINDSURFING? and POWERBOATING in your local area? Come along to our OPEN DAY to find out what Burton Sailing Club has to offer you and your family This years 'PUSH THE BOAT OUT'' open day, will take place at Foremark reservoir on Saturday 12th May. 10AM -4PM We shall be offering FREE taster sessions in Sailing and FREE Powerboat rides - No booking necessary. 2 hour taster sessions in Windsurfing with a qualified RYA instructor are available at £20 per…
Tuesday, 27 February 2018 21:24

Important things you will want know about

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Hello top sailing people. A reminder that we are back sailing on the 4th of March. This will be our March Sprint Series which will feature two races back to back in the morning and one in the afternoon. There will be one variation to that when the 505 open event is on. That day we will run 3 races back to back in order to incorporate club and 505 races.   Additional news, efforts are being made in the boat park to tidy up the park and to survey the whole thing so we know where boats are, and…
Our powerboat training courses are now available to book online. These are a two day course suitable for people with little or no previous experience. Again these courses prove very popular so please book early to avoid disappointment. Click HERE to Book Now
We are now taking bookings online for our 2018 sailing courses. These courses do tend to fill up quickly so please book early to avoid disappointment. Discounts are available to club members on all of our sailing and training courses. Click HERE to Book Now
Wednesday, 07 February 2018 18:49

BSC Prize Giving Dinner

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The 2017 season annual prize giving is scheduled for Friday 20th April 2018.The venue is the prestigious Hilton House Hotel in the village of Hilton Derbyshire.  Only 17 mins drive from our sailing club, easy access off the A50 and a large car park for your pride and joy (Cars I was thinking of) Arrive at 6:45pm for drinks in the bar, then sit down for 7:30pm. Dress code is posh frock and black tie, but no one will be turned away.  It is our celebration of success after all. RSVP This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by 13th March with numbers and menu choices. …

Upcoming Events

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20 Apr 2018
06:45PM -
BSC Prize Giving Dinner
Location: Hilton House Hotel
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21 Apr 2018
Powerboat Level 2 (PB2)
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22 Apr 2018
Powerboat Level 2 (PB2)
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22 Apr 2018
Spring Series
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25 Apr 2018
07:00PM - 10:00PM
Wednesday Series
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27 Apr 2018
Windsurfing
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28 Apr 2018
SI Course
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28 Apr 2018
12:00PM - 05:00PM
Loughborough Luff Up
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29 Apr 2018
SI Course
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29 Apr 2018
Spring Series
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02 May 2018
07:00PM - 10:00PM
Wednesday Series
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04 May 2018
Windsurfing
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05 May 2018
Dinghy Level 2 Course (BD1)
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06 May 2018
Dinghy Level 2 Course (BD1)
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06 May 2018
Spring Series
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09 May 2018
07:00PM - 10:00PM
Wednesday Series
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11 May 2018
Windsurfing
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12 May 2018
Dinghy Level 2 Course (BD1)
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12 May 2018
08:00AM - 05:00PM
Open Day & Push the Boat Out
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13 May 2018
Spring Series