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

Tuesday, 27 February 2018 21:24

Important things you will want know about

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Hello top sailing people. A reminder that we are back sailing on the 4th of March. This will be our March Sprint Series which will feature two races back to back in the morning and one in the afternoon. There will be one variation to that when the 505 open event is on. That day we will run 3 races back to back in order to incorporate club and 505 races.   Additional news, efforts are being made in the boat park to tidy up the park and to survey the whole thing so we know where boats are, and…
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
Wednesday, 07 February 2018 18:49

BSC Prize Giving Dinner

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The 2017 season annual prize giving is scheduled for Friday 20th April 2018.The venue is the prestigious Hilton House Hotel in the village of Hilton Derbyshire.  Only 17 mins drive from our sailing club, easy access off the A50 and a large car park for your pride and joy (Cars I was thinking of) Arrive at 6:45pm for drinks in the bar, then sit down for 7:30pm. Dress code is posh frock and black tie, but no one will be turned away.  It is our celebration of success after all. RSVP This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by 13th March with numbers and menu choices. …
Thursday, 14 September 2017 14:12

Drumfire and Firework Party

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Thursday, 25 May 2017 05:45

Regatta Weekend

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Saturday  - a great day for all the family We’ll light the Barbie at 12pm and keep the food stacked through till about 3 Summer garden games on the lawn including swing-ball and a penalty shoot-out! Fun sailing (starting around 1pm) to include: The Topper/Pico relay race Capture the flag And the now famous ‘battle of Trafalgar’ water fight! (bring your water pistols and water balloons!)   We’ll settle down for an evening of entertainment with a live band from around 8pm, a fully stocked bar providing your every refreshment and a mouth watering hog-roast!   Free camping on site…

Upcoming Events

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23 Mar 2019
Dinghy Level 3 Course (L31)
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23 Mar 2019
Scouts Sailing
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23 Mar 2019
Dinghy Level 3 Course (L31)
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24 Mar 2019
Spring Series
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30 Mar 2019
Scouts Sailing
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31 Mar 2019
Spring Series
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06 Apr 2019
Scouts Sailing
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07 Apr 2019
Spring Series
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07 Apr 2019
Spring Trophy Race (prov)
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13 Apr 2019
DYS Intercounty
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13 Apr 2019
Scouts Sailing
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13 Apr 2019
Start Racing Course
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14 Apr 2019
Spring Series
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14 Apr 2019
Start Racing Course
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17 Apr 2019
07:00PM - 10:00PM
Wednesday Series
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20 Apr 2019
Powerboat L2 Course (PB2)
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20 Apr 2019
Scouts Sailing
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21 Apr 2019
Powerboat L2 Course (PB2)
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21 Apr 2019
Spring Series
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24 Apr 2019
07:00PM - 10:00PM
Wednesday Series