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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Carl Avery

Carl Avery

Laser sailor and occasional 505 crew

RYA Dinghy instructor

Congratulations to our Commodore, Martin Nelson and Vice Commodore, Malcolm Hall on qualifying as RYA senior instructors.

Congratulations also go to Club members Martin Nelson (again) and Matt Pritchard who have both recently qualified as Power boat Instructors.

Finally congratulations to Henry Merton and Carl Avery for qualifying as Dinghy Sailing Instructors... Well done to you all!

Becoming and instructor, assistant instructor or coach can be very rewarding... Look out for our upcoming Instructor training courses

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?

Unfortunately you have missed this years 'Push the Boat out open day but there is still plenty of opportunity to find out what Burton Sailing Club has to offer you and your family.

Why not pop down to the club on a Friday evening (Family social night) or on racedays (Wednesday evening and Sunday all day) have a look around the club and have a chat to some of our members (we are a friendly bunch! Alternatively just send us a message to arrange a taster session in Sailing or windsurfing.

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.

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

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Upcoming Events

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29 Feb 2020
Coaching
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29 Feb 2020
First Aid Course (FA1)
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01 Mar 2020
Loughborough/DYS Team Race Training
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01 Mar 2020
Spring Series
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07 Mar 2020
505 Open
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08 Mar 2020
505 Open
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08 Mar 2020
Spring Series
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14 Mar 2020
Powerboat Level 2 (PB1)
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14 Mar 2020
Youth Academy Training Session
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15 Mar 2020
Powerboat Level 2 (PB1)
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15 Mar 2020
Spring Series
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22 Mar 2020
Spring Series
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28 Mar 2020
Flying Fifteen Open (provisional)
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29 Mar 2020
Flying Fifteen Open (provisional)
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29 Mar 2020
Spring Series
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04 Apr 2020
DYS Intercounty
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05 Apr 2020
Spring Series