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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LATEST NEWS

Wednesday, 01 March 2017 23:24

Open Day - 1st April

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Our first open day of 2017 will be on April 1st. (This is not an April fools!) Free entry, and free taster sessions/powerboat rides. Great fun for all the family!
Thursday, 09 February 2017 23:03

Elliott Hall 24 hours in a life raft

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Elliott Hall one of our memners is spending 24 houra in a life raft in Southamptom Harbour. First to experiance what it is like to be a survivor, but more importantly to raise money for a camcer support charity. Please see the attached web site for the details and how you could support him in his endeavours.     http://www.sail4cancer.org/warsash-liferaft-2017-elliott-hall  
Friday, 13 January 2017 17:01

Winter Talk: Being a Race Officer at BSC

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Being Race Officer (OOD) at Burton Sailing Club - What to do and how to do it well An interactive talk with qualified RYA Race Officer Howard Jones. Free to all members and their visitors. Bar open as usual. Wednesday 8th Feb, 7:30pm, BSC Clubhouse. Please let Adam know if you can make it.
Thursday, 22 December 2016 17:39

BSC presents an evening with Ian Walker

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BSC presents in evening with Ian Walker.For more info, and to buy tickets (£12.50 each), follow this link: https://midlandsdinghybitz.co.uk/an-evening-with-ian-walker.html
Thursday, 22 December 2016 17:16

BSC presents an evening with Steve Goacher

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BSC presents an evening with Steve Goacher - Sailmaker and Championship winning Flying Fifteen sailor. Wednesday 25th January 2017 @ 7:30pm Visitors welcome!
Wednesday, 23 November 2016 12:10

First Aid Course - 3rd December

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We will be running an RYA First Aid course on 3rd December. We currently still have spaces available. For more information, visit the Training tab above.