THE
NOTTINGHAM
SAILING CLUB

Join us dinghy sailing on the River Trent near West Bridgford and the National Water Sports Centre

Forthcoming Events

THE NOTTINGHAM SAILING CLUB

Nottingham Sailing Club is located on the River Trent near West Bridgford and the National Water Sports Centre. We are a small club of about 250 members and pride ourselves on the friendly atmosphere of our Club. New members are always welcome. Members enjoy a variety of racing, cruising, training and social activities.

The Club’s main activity is racing with Saturday and Sunday races from March to October and Thursday evening races from mid-April to late August. There is also a Sunday frostbite series in November and December. The racing season culminates in a traditional Open Meeting on Boxing Day each year.

Adult Training

The Club is a recognised RYA training centre and runs number of courses that introduce complete beginners to the world of dinghy sailing. 2024 RYA Level 2 and Start Racing Course booking now open!

Junior Training

The Club actively encourages junior dinghy sailing and runs a specific junior sailing session on Saturday mornings from late April to mid October.

Social Sailing Cruising

Members of the Club can sail their boats at any time during the week. The Club also has organised cruising times on Tuesday evenings during the summer and on the first Sunday afternoon of each month (May – September).

Racing

Club racing takes place on Saturdays and Sundays throughout the season as well as Thursday evenings from mid-April to late August.

Open Meetings

The Club holds a number of Open Meetings each year for our popular boat classes:
Albacore, Comet, Enterprise and ILCA/Laser.

Our racing season culminates in a traditional Open Meeting on Boxing Day.

Socials

We hold a number of social events for members during the year. The Club Regatta takes place in July each year and fills a whole weekend of social activities along with the racing and fun sailing events.


INTERESTED?

Nottingham Sailing Club is always keen to welcome new members, both those wishing to learn for the first time or more experienced sailors keen to join in our cruising and racing programme.

Feel free to pop along and have a look around the Club on any sailing session. See Calendar or try a Discover Sailing session.

TALK TO US

Have any questions? We’d love to help you get into dinghy sailing.