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!

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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.
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…
Monday, 08 May 2017 08:45

Open day

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Hi everyone, were looking all set for our open day. We have people for all of the roles and boats for joy riding.   Dont forget to send out invitations to everyone, scout groups, dance classes, hobby groups friends and relations.   See you there Malc