Attenborough Sailing Club is located between Nottingham & Derby. The club enjoys the use of 65 acre Coneries Lagoon adjacent to Attenborough Nature Reserve. We pride ourselves on the friendly atmosphere of our club and new members are always welcome! Members enjoy a variety of racing, cruising & social activities. Club racing takes place on Sundays & Wednesday evenings throughout the year and support a number of different dinghy classes, particularly Comet, Supernova, Laser & Phantom.
This will be held on 8th November at 19:00hrs in the clubhouse. If you with to put forward any motion please send to Paul Smith by 1st October at email@example.com If you wish to stand for the committee a nomination sheet will be in the clubhouse form Tuesday 18th September. Nominations should be in by […]
Kingfisher Cup and Ladies Plate
Next weekend (23rd September) sees the Kingfisher Cup and Ladies plate races. Races start at 14:00hrs and are 90 minutes and 60 minutes respectively. From the 30th September onward we have the Autumn Cup which runs for four weekends with three short races each day.
Results for Last Two Weekends Posted
Results for last four weekend results are now online. Also the Bank Holiday series is complete as no races on August Bank Holiday
The next two weekends see racing under the ASC handicap system. Each Sunday there will be a 90 minute pursuit race starting at 13:45hrs followed by a 45 minute traditional race starting at about 15:30hrs. Prizes for each pursuit race with second race being part of a four race series. The start times for the […]
The last races in the Summer Series were held with 21 entries sailing in lovely sunny weather on great courses set by Paul Kelly. The Handicap Series race was won by Nick and Ruth Marlow from Richard Savage and Paul Jago. Overall the series was won fairly easily by Kevin Milton with Roger Day and […]
Jill and Iona Reid dominated the Cygnet Trophy for junior sailors with Jill winning overall from Iona. David Bates came third although only joined series half way through with his Topaz so may give Jill and Iona some competition next year.
A good turnout, especially amongst the Supernova class saw some excellent racing on Sunday with a variety of legs includinga long run providinga good challenge. A good start in Race 1 saw Nick and Ruth Marlow lead the fleet away. They were slowly drawn in by Jon Adams and a couple of Supernovas. Jon eventually […]
6-9th August 2018 – Sunny weather and mostly gentle winds presented ideal conditions for six beginners to undertake the RYA Youth sailing course stages 1 and 2 under instruction from Jill Reid, Kevin Milton and Keith Brereton, assisted by Iona Reid. Whilst much sailing and some capsizing took place, the absence of wind on the […]
The fifth Youth session so far this season commenced at 18:30 hrs on Friday 27th July with 5 juniors. The session started off with going over the towing manoeuvre, followed by the juniors taking turns with practising it out on the water while the other juniors did some follow the leader and sailing on a […]
Wanlip Sailing Club are making their annual pilgrimage to Attenborough this weekend. Will be about 15 visitors staying in tents and mobile homes with first arriving about lunchtime on Friday. As usual they will join in club racing on Sunday.