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!
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
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 HEREDON'T KNOW HOW TO SAIL?.. NO PROBLEM!
EVERYONE WELCOME! So please come along to find out more.
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.
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.
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.