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

  • 10553787_547309955392326_12380631583538869_o
  • 10553815_545610985562223_7429270525676485071_o
  • bartsbash241
  • 10572107_545608575562464_5858995323987079233_o
  • gp14_2_smallerfile
 
Monday, 25 June 2018 07:54

Start Windsurfing course.

Written by

Learn to Windsurf at the 'NWF Windsurfing Club of the year' 2018

Bookings are now being taken for places available on our popular weekend 'Start Windsurfing' Courses and taster sessions which take place over the summer here at Foremark reservoir.

Our friendly windsurf instructors welcome you to take part in one of our two day courses which are suitable for both adults and juniors aged 8 years upwards. 

Windsurfing is a great, fun, activity suitable for the whole family that will improve your fitness and confidence on the water.  No experience is necessary and all basic equipment needed to get you out on the water is supplied by the club.

Our regular windsurfing club takes place every Friday evening during the summer from 5pm  Watch this short windsurfing video 

Junior members that wish to can progress to become a 'Foremark Flyer' taking part in regular Team 15 regional and national racing.

Click here for information on all available courses

Read 707 times Last modified on Sunday, 18 November 2018 06:25
Carl Avery

Laser sailor and occasional 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

Login to post comments

Upcoming Events

Category Image
24 Nov 2018
Saturday Sailing Saturday sailing, training & practice in the morning with race practice in the afternoon.
Contact Carl to check it's running
Category Image
25 Nov 2018
Winter Series
Category Image
01 Dec 2018
Loughborough Lemming
Category Image
01 Dec 2018
Saturday Sailing Saturday sailing, training & practice in the morning with race practice in the afternoon.
Contact Carl to check it's running
Category Image
02 Dec 2018
Loughborough Lemming
Category Image
02 Dec 2018
Winter Series
Category Image
08 Dec 2018
Saturday Sailing Saturday sailing, training & practice in the morning with race practice in the afternoon.
Contact Carl to check it's running
Category Image
08 Dec 2018
Topper Squad Training
Category Image
09 Dec 2018
Topper Squad Training
Category Image
09 Dec 2018
Winter Series
Category Image
15 Dec 2018
Saturday Sailing Saturday sailing, training & practice in the morning with race practice in the afternoon.
Contact Carl to check it's running
Category Image
16 Dec 2018
Christmas Cracker Pursuit and Kids Party
Category Image
16 Dec 2018
Winter Series
Category Image
22 Dec 2018
Saturday Sailing Saturday sailing, training & practice in the morning with race practice in the afternoon.
Contact Carl to check it's running
Category Image
29 Dec 2018
Saturday Sailing Saturday sailing, training & practice in the morning with race practice in the afternoon.
Contact Carl to check it's running