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!

 Click here for info about up-coming sailing, powerboating and windsurfing courses

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LATEST NEWS

Thursday, 30 August 2018 08:28

Bart's Bash 2018

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On Sunday 16th September, Burton Sailing Club will once again be participating in 'Bart's Bash' The largest sailing event in the world! As this is our usual racing day, Bart's bash will be the first race of the day. The results of which will stand as part of your qualification for the Autumn race series. We do hope you can come along and join us!
Monday, 30 July 2018 13:15

Sailing Club membership is now 1/2 price!

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Sailing Club Membership is Now 1/2 price! Great news! Our club joining fee has been waived for 2018 and from 31st July You can now become a club member for just half of the cost of a full years membership. As well as becoming part of a great, family friendly sailing club, club members receive access to all of our club facilities, discounts on our RYA training courses and low cost boat storage and club boat hire. More details can be found via the link below or just pop down on a Sunday or Wednesday/Friday evening and see for yourself…
Monday, 16 July 2018 08:44

Congratulations!

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Congratulations to all of those completing our 'Start Windsurfing' course this weekend. The sun shone and a light oscilating breeze was perfect for getting to grips with this fantastic sport. We hope to see you back on the water at Foremark soon. Our Friday windsurfing club runs weekly throughout the summer from 5pm.
Monday, 02 July 2018 08:03

RS Tera Inlands

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We have had a fabulous weekend hosting the RS Tera inlands this weekend at Burton Sailing Club. The weather has been perfect with a good breeze and plenty of sunshine! A huge 'Thank you' must go to all of our club members who generously gave up their time to help out. We received so many favourable comments from both parents and children saying how well organised the event was from arrival to departure! A superb effort from everyone in the Galley keeping the troups fed and watered, in the dinghy park, making sure the launching and recovery of so many…
Monday, 25 June 2018 07:54

Start Windsurfing course.

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Bookings are now being taken for places available on our popular 'Start Windsurfing' Course taking place over the weekend of 14th/15th july Courses are suitable for both adults and juniors aged 8 years upwards.  Our regular windsurfing club takes place every Friday evening during the summer from 5pm Click here to book now
Wednesday, 25 April 2018 07:20

Foremark Cup 2018

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Come and join us for the first 'TROPHY RACE' of the year. This years Foremark Cup, Personal Handicap race series , will take place on Sunday 27th May. The format will be of four races. Two in the morning back to back and two back to back races in the afternoon with three races to count. The handicaps have been worked out on a personal basis using your previous years results and times so we should all start the race with ANYONE having a chance to lift this prestigious trophy. We do hope that you will join us for what…

Upcoming Events

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23 Sep 2018
Autumn Series
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23 Sep 2018
Splash Camp (Scouts)
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28 Sep 2018
Windsurfing
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29 Sep 2018
Saturday Sailing Saturday sailing, training & practice in the morning with race practice in the afternoon.
Contact Carl to check it's running
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30 Sep 2018
Autumn Series
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06 Oct 2018
LRYSA
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06 Oct 2018
Saturday Sailing Saturday sailing, training & practice in the morning with race practice in the afternoon.
Contact Carl to check it's running
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07 Oct 2018
Autumn Series
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13 Oct 2018
Powerboat Level 2 (PB3)
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13 Oct 2018
Saturday Sailing Saturday sailing, training & practice in the morning with race practice in the afternoon.
Contact Carl to check it's running
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14 Oct 2018
Powerboat Level 2 (PB3)
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14 Oct 2018
Winter Series
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20 Oct 2018
Loughborough Team Racing
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20 Oct 2018
Saturday Sailing Saturday sailing, training & practice in the morning with race practice in the afternoon.
Contact Carl to check it's running
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21 Oct 2018
Loughborough Team Racing
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21 Oct 2018
Winter Series
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27 Oct 2018
Powerboat Level 2 (PB4)
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27 Oct 2018
Saturday Sailing Saturday sailing, training & practice in the morning with race practice in the afternoon.
Contact Carl to check it's running
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27 Oct 2018
Powerboat Level 2 (PB4)
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28 Oct 2018
Winter Series