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.
Final spring series races this Sunday and all to play for in Gold, Silver and Bronze Fleets. In the Gold fleet Mike Pritchard has won already and Jill Reid second with Ray Kemish and Kevin Milton battling for third, Rob Corner is already relegated and last two places will be between Paul Jago, Dennis King, […]
Twelve Supernovas too part in this year’s open meeting with six visitors. Results are in results section and photographs from the event can be found by clicking here
26 racers from 3 clubs took to the waters of Swarkestone Sailing Club for the 2018 Northern Tripartite on this sunny Sunday. Attenborough’s Kevin Milton (photo) put Phantom 1442 into the lead off the line and round the first mark of the second of 3 races, but could only convert a great start into a […]
We had a great turnout at yesterday’s Youth Session, with 9 juniors taking to the water. We started the session by sailing in the middle of the lake, before venturing off around the lake doing follow the leader, which ended up with a couple of capsizes for some of the Youths. Then, Keith taught us […]
The next inter club competition is at Swarkestone on Sunday 10th June and good if as many members as possible travel there to compete. Racing starts at 11:00hrs. If you intend to take part let Ray Kemish know this week. If any members wish to camp overnight on Saturday or possibly both Friday and Saturday […]
A hot day with little wind saw 11 boats take to the water. Gold fleet was won by Mike Pritchard with Malcolm Davidson winning the silver fleet and Andrea Murphy the bronze fleet. The fast fleet was won by Bob Cuerstemont with Mike Pritchard winning the slow fleet.
A gorgeous afternoon, weatherwise, with light winds, perfect for getting back on the water after a cold winter and that’s exactly what 12 of our younger sailors did under the watchful eye of Dinghy Instructor Jill. More fun, games and coaching will take place this Friday evening. Beeston Scouts also carried out part of the […]
SATURDAY 9th JUNE 2018 BRIEFING – 10.30 am FIRST RACE – 11.00 am 3 RACES, 2 TO COUNT Enter on the day, just £10.00 to include a light lunch. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION: Contact: Malcolm Davidson Tel: 07906187902 or 0115 9228613 Email: email@example.com More on the Events pages.
Last weekend’s damp and breezy conditions saw 6 members, including 2 juniors, take to the water in various club powerboats. Instructors Bill and Jeremy guided students Iona, Tara, Darcey, Paul, Ruth and Liz through low speed close quarters handling, man overboard recovery, driving at planing speed and collision regulations providing them with the skills necessary to […]
The Trent Tripartite inter club competition at Attenborough saw an excellent turnout of 33 boats – 17 from the home club, ten from Nottingham and six from Trent Valley. Club Results: ASC: 115pts NSC: 117pts TVSC 193.5pts For Attenborough, Ray Kemish, Mike Pritchard and Jill Reid scored club counting points in all three races with […]