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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Carl Avery

Carl Avery

Laser sailor and 505 crew

Completed the RYA Level 2 Dinghy sailing course at Burton Sailing Club in June 2016

Qualified as an RYA Dinghy instructor in February 2018

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

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 person - Please book in advance HERE

DON'T KNOW HOW TO SAIL?.. NO PROBLEM!
Burton Sailing Club offer excellent RYA courses and coaching...Our friendly instructors will be on hand to provide information regarding our upcoming beginner training courses and of course our clubhouse will be open for refreshments.

EVERYONE WELCOME! So please come along to find out more.

Thursday, 01 March 2018 14:43

British Keelboat League 2018

The RYA are again running the British Keelboat League at various venues around the country. This is an exciting, low cost opportunity to represent Burton Sailing Club against some of the top sailors in the country. Teams are of 4-5 people depending upon venue and class of boat.

It would be great to get a team or two together for what promises to be a super weekend of sailing!

For further information please see the link to the RYA page below.

http://www.rya.org.uk/racing/keelboat-racing/Pages/British-Keelboat-League.aspx

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

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